The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 136 162 127
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -35
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 49 28 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.32% 0.70% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.01% 4.87% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 58
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VoIP
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
612 575 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.53% 14.29% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 476 450 566
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
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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
Bolton - 5 £32,500 -
Rochdale -5 4 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Stockport +4 2 £25,000 +11.11% 1
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 48 (52.75%) Cisco
2 40 (43.96%) Windows
3 38 (41.76%) Firewall
4 32 (35.16%) Active Directory
5 31 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (31.87%) VPN
7 28 (30.77%) CCNA
7 28 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
9 26 (28.57%) DNS
9 26 (28.57%) ITIL
10 25 (27.47%) WAN
10 25 (27.47%) TCP/IP
10 25 (27.47%) VMware
11 24 (26.37%) DHCP
11 24 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (25.27%) LAN
13 22 (24.18%) SAN
14 21 (23.08%) PBX
15 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
16 18 (19.78%) ISDN
16 18 (19.78%) CCNP
17 17 (18.68%) Citrix
18 16 (17.58%) MS Exchange
19 15 (16.48%) Linux
19 15 (16.48%) Ethernet
20 14 (15.38%) Asterisk PBX
21 13 (14.29%) XenDesktop
22 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
23 11 (12.09%) SLA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (17.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.89%) Lync
2 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.99%) MS Office
3 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 38 (41.76%) Firewall
2 29 (31.87%) VPN
3 26 (28.57%) DNS
4 25 (27.47%) WAN
4 25 (27.47%) TCP/IP
5 24 (26.37%) DHCP
6 23 (25.27%) LAN
7 22 (24.18%) SAN
8 21 (23.08%) PBX
9 18 (19.78%) ISDN
10 15 (16.48%) Ethernet
11 14 (15.38%) Asterisk PBX
12 11 (12.09%) MPLS
12 11 (12.09%) IP Telephony
13 10 (10.99%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (9.89%) IPv4
15 8 (8.79%) Broadband
15 8 (8.79%) Network Security
16 7 (7.69%) Wireshark
16 7 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 28 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Law
5 2 (2.20%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) VoIP Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) IP Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Technical Support
5 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Network Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Manager
7 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Senior VoIP Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Technical Services Manager
8 6 (6.59%) Service Manager
9 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
1 1 (1.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) Open Source
3 2 (2.20%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) Handset
3 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.10%) DTV
4 1 (1.10%) GIS
4 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.96%) Windows
2 15 (16.48%) Linux
3 9 (9.89%) Android
4 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.40%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.40%) Debian
7 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) ITIL
2 10 (10.99%) Project Management
2 10 (10.99%) Incident Management
2 10 (10.99%) Network Management
3 7 (7.69%) Information Security
4 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.49%) Operations Management
5 4 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.40%) Coaching
6 3 (3.30%) Line Management
6 3 (3.30%) Change Management
6 3 (3.30%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.20%) Change Control
7 2 (2.20%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.20%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (2.20%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.20%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) VB
2 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.49%) SQL
4 2 (2.20%) C#
4 2 (2.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (30.77%) CCNA
3 18 (19.78%) CCNP
4 10 (10.99%) Degree
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.40%) MCITP
6 4 (4.40%) MCSA
6 4 (4.40%) MCP
7 2 (2.20%) HNC
7 2 (2.20%) HND
7 2 (2.20%) MCSE
7 2 (2.20%) CCDP
8 1 (1.10%) CCIE
8 1 (1.10%) MCTS
8 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) SLA
2 6 (6.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 6 (6.59%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (35.16%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.59%) XenApp
6 3 (3.30%) vSphere
7 2 (2.20%) Kamailio
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) SCCM
2 2 (2.20%) Cacti
2 2 (2.20%) Zenoss
2 2 (2.20%) WSUS
3 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 48 (52.75%) Cisco
2 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (27.47%) VMware
4 17 (18.68%) Citrix
5 9 (9.89%) NetApp
6 8 (8.79%) Mitel
7 6 (6.59%) Avaya
7 6 (6.59%) Juniper
8 4 (4.40%) Dell
9 3 (3.30%) HP
9 3 (3.30%) Redback
9 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.30%) SAP
9 3 (3.30%) Sophos
10 2 (2.20%) Acme Packet
10 2 (2.20%) Sonus
10 2 (2.20%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.20%) Siemens
10 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.20%) Huawei
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago