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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 159 154 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -33
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 38 29 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.76% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.97% 5.68% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 57
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,125 £24,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,300 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
637 511 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.96% 13.35% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 534 415 533
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 2 £29,500 -9.23%
Altrincham +1 1 £20,000 -55.05%
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
4 28 (38.89%) Cisco
5 22 (30.56%) MS Exchange
5 22 (30.56%) Telecoms
6 20 (27.78%) WAN
6 20 (27.78%) Citrix
7 18 (25.00%) ITIL
7 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (23.61%) Project Management
9 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (19.44%) VMware
12 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
13 12 (16.67%) LAN
13 12 (16.67%) Linux
13 12 (16.67%) Firewall
13 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 12 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
14 11 (15.28%) MS Office
14 11 (15.28%) VPN
14 11 (15.28%) Dell
14 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (13.89%) SAN
15 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (13.89%) PBX
15 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
15 10 (13.89%) Lync

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 22 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.89%) Lync
4 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 8 (11.11%) IIS
6 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.78%) Apache
9 2 (2.78%) Confluence
10 1 (1.39%) Site Server
10 1 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.28%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Route 53
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) WAN
2 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
3 12 (16.67%) LAN
3 12 (16.67%) Firewall
3 12 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 11 (15.28%) VPN
5 10 (13.89%) SAN
5 10 (13.89%) PBX
6 9 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 8 (11.11%) Broadband
8 7 (9.72%) ISDN
8 7 (9.72%) Unified Communications
9 6 (8.33%) VLAN
9 6 (8.33%) Ethernet
10 5 (6.94%) MPLS
10 5 (6.94%) DNS
11 4 (5.56%) DECT
12 3 (4.17%) DHCP
12 3 (4.17%) RTP
12 3 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) MySQL
1 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 22 (30.56%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Law
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.67%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.94%) IP Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior VoIP Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.17%) Administrator
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Implementation Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 6 (8.33%) iPhone
1 6 (8.33%) EqualLogic
1 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) User Experience
2 2 (2.78%) CMDB
2 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Handset
3 1 (1.39%) IVR
3 1 (1.39%) GIS
3 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 12 (16.67%) Linux
5 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.33%) Debian
6 6 (8.33%) Android
7 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.78%) CentOS
9 1 (1.39%) UNIX
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) ITIL
2 17 (23.61%) Project Management
3 6 (8.33%) Change Management
4 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.56%) Coaching
5 4 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (5.56%) Change Control
6 3 (4.17%) Network Management
6 3 (4.17%) High Availability
6 3 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.17%) Information Assurance
6 3 (4.17%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.78%) Network Design
7 2 (2.78%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.78%) Service Management
7 2 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) Perl
3 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.11%) CCNP
3 8 (11.11%) CCNA
4 6 (8.33%) Degree
5 5 (6.94%) MCITP
5 5 (6.94%) MCP
5 5 (6.94%) MCSE
5 5 (6.94%) MCSA
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.78%) CCDP
7 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) HNC
7 2 (2.78%) HND
8 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.11%) XenApp
3 8 (11.11%) vSphere
4 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.17%) Kamailio
5 3 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.39%) XenServer
6 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Cacti
2 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.17%) Nagios
4 2 (2.78%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.89%) Cisco
3 20 (27.78%) Citrix
4 14 (19.44%) VMware
5 11 (15.28%) Dell
6 9 (12.50%) Fortinet
7 8 (11.11%) HP
7 8 (11.11%) Mitel
8 5 (6.94%) Juniper
8 5 (6.94%) Apple
9 4 (5.56%) BT
9 4 (5.56%) NEC
9 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.78%) Acme Packet
10 2 (2.78%) Sonus
10 2 (2.78%) Perforce
10 2 (2.78%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.78%) Veeam
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