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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 158 130 131
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 34 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 1.16% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.99% 7.92% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 40
Average salary £31,750 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
568 568 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.79% 14.59% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 489 501 433
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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
Stockport +6 4 £19,000 +5.55%
Salford +2 1 £26,500 -8.62%
Bury -9 1 £13,000 -35.00%
Bolton - 1 £26,500 - 1
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (61.70%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
3 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
4 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
5 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
6 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (27.66%) Windows 7
8 11 (23.40%) Cisco
8 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
9 10 (21.28%) VMware
9 10 (21.28%) MS Office
9 10 (21.28%) ITIL
9 10 (21.28%) Citrix
9 10 (21.28%) Project Management
9 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (17.02%) HP
11 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (14.89%) VPN
11 7 (14.89%) WAN
11 7 (14.89%) Finance
11 7 (14.89%) Mitel
11 7 (14.89%) Lync
11 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
12 6 (12.77%) Android
12 6 (12.77%) iPhone
12 6 (12.77%) Fortinet
12 6 (12.77%) Backup Exec
12 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (14.89%) Lync
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (8.51%) IIS
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.26%) Confluence
8 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.13%) nginx
8 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.13%) Site Server
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (4.26%) Route 53
4 1 (2.13%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) WAN
1 7 (14.89%) VPN
2 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.64%) Broadband
3 5 (10.64%) LAN
4 4 (8.51%) DECT
4 4 (8.51%) VLAN
5 3 (6.38%) Firewall
5 3 (6.38%) Wireless
5 3 (6.38%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
5 3 (6.38%) DHCP
5 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.38%) HTTP
5 3 (6.38%) DNS
5 3 (6.38%) MPLS
6 2 (4.26%) SAN
6 2 (4.26%) PBX
6 2 (4.26%) VPLS
7 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Analyst
1 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
4 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Implementation Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Network Manager
5 2 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Support Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
1 6 (12.77%) iPhone
2 4 (8.51%) CMDB
3 3 (6.38%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (27.66%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.77%) Android
6 5 (10.64%) Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.26%) CentOS
8 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.13%) AIX
9 1 (2.13%) UNIX
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
1 10 (21.28%) Project Management
2 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
2 5 (10.64%) Change Management
3 4 (8.51%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (6.38%) Change Control
4 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.26%) Service Management
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.13%) Scrum
6 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.13%) Analytics
6 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) MCP
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) CCNA
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCTS
5 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.64%) vSphere
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.51%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.13%) Varnish
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) Cacti
2 2 (4.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco
3 10 (21.28%) Citrix
3 10 (21.28%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) HP
5 7 (14.89%) Mitel
6 6 (12.77%) Fortinet
7 4 (8.51%) Apple
7 4 (8.51%) Dell
7 4 (8.51%) BT
7 4 (8.51%) NEC
8 3 (6.38%) ProCurve
8 3 (6.38%) Aruba
8 3 (6.38%) Meru Networks
9 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.26%) Perforce
9 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
9 2 (4.26%) Nortel
9 2 (4.26%) Avaya
9 2 (4.26%) Juniper
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bolton
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago