The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 174 172 189
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 15 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 1.03% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 5
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -49.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
IP Telephony
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
632 484 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.78% 13.14% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 524 424 561
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Manchester region.

IP Telephony Salary Trend in Manchester

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IP Telephony Salary Histogram in Manchester

IP Telephony
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +3 7 £32,500 -18.75%
IP Telephony
North West

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IP Telephony.

1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 19 (76.00%) Firewall
3 16 (64.00%) WAN
4 13 (52.00%) CCNP
4 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (48.00%) VoIP
6 11 (44.00%) CCNA
6 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
7 10 (40.00%) Citrix
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) Windows
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (36.00%) VMware
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (32.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 7 (28.00%) WatchGuard
10 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
10 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) VLAN
10 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (28.00%) VPN
10 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (28.00%) ADSL
10 7 (28.00%) ISDN
10 7 (28.00%) PBX
11 6 (24.00%) LAN
12 5 (20.00%) Debian
12 5 (20.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.00%) CCDP

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) WAN
3 12 (48.00%) VoIP
4 8 (32.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
5 7 (28.00%) VLAN
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) VPN
5 7 (28.00%) ADSL
5 7 (28.00%) ISDN
5 7 (28.00%) PBX
6 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 4 (16.00%) Broadband
8 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (12.00%) SAN
8 3 (12.00%) RTP
9 2 (8.00%) Megaco
9 2 (8.00%) H.323
10 1 (4.00%) PSTN
10 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Field Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Communications Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.00%) Debian
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Project Management
1 3 (12.00%) High Availability
1 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (8.00%) Network Management
2 2 (8.00%) Network Design
2 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (4.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CCNP
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Kamailio
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Cacti
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) Citrix
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.00%) Acme Packet
6 2 (8.00%) Sonus
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Avaya
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec