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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 156 147 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -29
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 27 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.90% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 6.37% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 52
Average salary £33,500 £28,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.64% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,750 £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
559 581 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 14.16% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 492 505 464
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £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 30 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 30 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 +1 3 £30,000 +66.66% 1
Sale +7 1 £42,500 +24.96%
Bury -9 1 £13,000 -35.00%
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco
5 13 (27.08%) VMware
6 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (25.00%) WAN
7 11 (22.92%) HP
7 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
7 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
8 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (20.83%) Project Management
8 10 (20.83%) ITIL
9 9 (18.75%) VPN
10 8 (16.67%) MS Office
10 8 (16.67%) CCNA
10 8 (16.67%) Finance
10 8 (16.67%) Firewall
10 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.58%) ProCurve
11 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
11 7 (14.58%) Mitel
11 7 (14.58%) Avaya
11 7 (14.58%) MPLS
11 7 (14.58%) Citrix
11 7 (14.58%) MCSE

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (8.33%) Lync
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) nginx
5 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Route 53
4 1 (2.08%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) WAN
2 9 (18.75%) VPN
3 8 (16.67%) Firewall
4 7 (14.58%) MPLS
5 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.50%) LAN
6 5 (10.42%) Internet
7 4 (8.33%) Broadband
7 4 (8.33%) DECT
7 4 (8.33%) IPsec
8 3 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (6.25%) VLAN
8 3 (6.25%) Wireless
8 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
8 3 (6.25%) HTTP
8 3 (6.25%) BGP
8 3 (6.25%) OSPF
9 2 (4.17%) PBX
9 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.42%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Support
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Support
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.17%) Graduate
6 2 (4.17%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.33%) CMDB
2 3 (6.25%) iPhone
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.08%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Linux
6 3 (6.25%) Android
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.08%) UNIX
8 1 (2.08%) AIX
8 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Project Management
1 10 (20.83%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
2 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.42%) Change Management
4 4 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.17%) Content Management
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.08%) Analytics
7 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.08%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) C++
2 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) MCSE
5 4 (8.33%) MCP
6 3 (6.25%) CCNP
7 2 (4.17%) CCSP
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) MCTS
8 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (10.42%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) vSphere
4 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.25%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.08%) Varnish
6 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) Cacti
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Cisco
2 13 (27.08%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) HP
4 7 (14.58%) ProCurve
4 7 (14.58%) Mitel
4 7 (14.58%) Avaya
4 7 (14.58%) Citrix
5 4 (8.33%) Apple
5 4 (8.33%) BT
5 4 (8.33%) NEC
5 4 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.25%) Aruba
6 3 (6.25%) Meru Networks
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) Nortel
7 2 (4.17%) Siemens
7 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.17%) Perforce
7 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £12 per hour + Study support and bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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