The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 157 145 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -26
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 25 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.89% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 6.25% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 51
Average salary £33,500 £25,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.37% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £47,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
553 592 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.01% 14.23% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 485 516 470
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VoIP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Manchester

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Manchester

VoIP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Stockport -6 2 £30,000 +62.16%
Sale +7 1 £42,500 +24.96%
Bury -10 1 £13,000 -35.00% 1
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) Active Directory
4 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
5 14 (27.45%) Cisco
5 14 (27.45%) VMware
6 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
6 13 (25.49%) WAN
7 12 (23.53%) ITIL
7 12 (23.53%) HP
7 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (23.53%) Project Management
8 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (19.61%) Firewall
9 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
10 9 (17.65%) CCNA
10 9 (17.65%) Avaya
11 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
11 8 (15.69%) VPN
11 8 (15.69%) MS Office
11 8 (15.69%) ProCurve
12 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
12 7 (13.73%) Finance
12 7 (13.73%) Mitel
12 7 (13.73%) MCSE
12 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
12 7 (13.73%) LAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (31.37%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Lync
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Confluence
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.96%) nginx
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Route 53
4 1 (1.96%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) WAN
2 10 (19.61%) Firewall
3 8 (15.69%) VPN
4 7 (13.73%) MPLS
4 7 (13.73%) LAN
4 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.80%) Internet
6 4 (7.84%) IPsec
6 4 (7.84%) Broadband
6 4 (7.84%) DECT
7 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.88%) HTTP
7 3 (5.88%) OSPF
7 3 (5.88%) BGP
7 3 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
7 3 (5.88%) Wireless
7 3 (5.88%) VLAN
8 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 13 (25.49%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (11.76%) Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Systems Support
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco Support
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Support
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support
6 3 (5.88%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.92%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) CMDB
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) iPhone
3 2 (3.92%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.92%) Android
7 2 (3.92%) CentOS
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) AIX
8 1 (1.96%) UNIX
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
1 12 (23.53%) Project Management
2 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.80%) Change Management
4 5 (9.80%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.88%) Change Control
5 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) B2B
6 2 (3.92%) Service Management
6 2 (3.92%) Content Management
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) Business Development
6 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.96%) Scrum
7 1 (1.96%) Analytics
7 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (17.65%) CCNA
4 7 (13.73%) MCSE
5 4 (7.84%) MCP
6 3 (5.88%) CCNP
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.92%) CCSP
7 2 (3.92%) Degree
7 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) MCTS
8 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (43.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) XenApp
3 4 (7.84%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.96%) Varnish
6 1 (1.96%) XenServer
6 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) Cacti
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) Cisco
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 12 (23.53%) HP
4 9 (17.65%) Avaya
5 8 (15.69%) ProCurve
6 7 (13.73%) Citrix
6 7 (13.73%) Mitel
7 4 (7.84%) Fortinet
7 4 (7.84%) Apple
7 4 (7.84%) BT
7 4 (7.84%) NEC
8 3 (5.88%) Aruba
8 3 (5.88%) Meru Networks
8 3 (5.88%) Dell
9 2 (3.92%) Nortel
9 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.92%) Siemens
9 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.92%) Perforce
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