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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 103 159 152
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 80 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.24% 0.67% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.81% 4.79% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 65 25 36
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +31.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £39,000 £46,850
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
506 564 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 14.07% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 424 497 503
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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
Rochdale - 5 £100,000 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £36,250 -
Altrincham - 1 £37,500 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (50.39%) Windows
2 52 (40.31%) Cisco
3 47 (36.43%) Firewall
4 43 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 43 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 43 (33.33%) VPN
5 41 (31.78%) DNS
6 36 (27.91%) DHCP
6 36 (27.91%) LAN
7 35 (27.13%) Linux
7 35 (27.13%) ITIL
8 34 (26.36%) Cisco Certification
9 32 (24.81%) VMware
10 30 (23.26%) Telecoms
10 30 (23.26%) WAN
11 27 (20.93%) CCNA
12 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
13 25 (19.38%) Finance
14 24 (18.60%) Wireless
14 24 (18.60%) MPLS
14 24 (18.60%) MS Exchange
15 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (17.05%) MS Excel
17 21 (16.28%) SAN
18 20 (15.50%) Citrix
18 20 (15.50%) Windows 7
19 19 (14.73%) Wi-Fi
20 18 (13.95%) WLAN
20 18 (13.95%) Android
21 17 (13.18%) Incident Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.65%) Lync
4 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.20%) MS Office
3 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.65%) Office 365
3 2 (1.55%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (36.43%) Firewall
2 43 (33.33%) VPN
3 41 (31.78%) DNS
4 36 (27.91%) DHCP
4 36 (27.91%) LAN
5 30 (23.26%) WAN
6 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
7 24 (18.60%) MPLS
7 24 (18.60%) Wireless
8 21 (16.28%) SAN
9 19 (14.73%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (13.95%) WLAN
11 15 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (10.85%) Ethernet
13 12 (9.30%) Internet
13 12 (9.30%) Network Security
14 10 (7.75%) IPv4
14 10 (7.75%) ISDN
15 9 (6.98%) ADSL
15 9 (6.98%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.78%) Firebug
General
1 30 (23.26%) Telecoms
2 25 (19.38%) Finance
3 8 (6.20%) Automotive
3 8 (6.20%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.88%) Retail
5 4 (3.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.55%) Advertising
6 2 (1.55%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (24.03%) Analyst
2 14 (10.85%) Network Engineer
2 14 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Technical Support
4 11 (8.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (7.75%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.20%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Service Analyst
6 8 (6.20%) Service Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Network Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) IP Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) IT Support
8 6 (4.65%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Technical Services Manager
9 5 (3.88%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (3.88%) Service Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) J2ME
1 8 (6.20%) SVG
1 8 (6.20%) OpenGL
1 8 (6.20%) Middleware
1 8 (6.20%) UIQ
1 8 (6.20%) Series 60
1 8 (6.20%) BREW
1 8 (6.20%) Flash
1 8 (6.20%) Qt
1 8 (6.20%) OpenAL
1 8 (6.20%) OpenCL
2 1 (0.78%) XHTML
2 1 (0.78%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) COM
2 1 (0.78%) CSS
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.20%) iPhone
2 8 (6.20%) Device Driver
2 8 (6.20%) MPEG
3 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.10%) IVR
5 2 (1.55%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.78%) CCTV
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 65 (50.39%) Windows
2 35 (27.13%) Linux
3 20 (15.50%) Windows 7
4 18 (13.95%) Android
5 14 (10.85%) Windows 8
6 8 (6.20%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (6.20%) Nucleus RTOS
7 7 (5.43%) Mac OS X
8 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.65%) UNIX
9 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.10%) SUSE
10 4 (3.10%) Debian
10 4 (3.10%) Fedora
10 4 (3.10%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) ITIL
2 17 (13.18%) Incident Management
3 16 (12.40%) Network Management
4 14 (10.85%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.53%) Migration
5 11 (8.53%) Project Management
6 10 (7.75%) Information Security
6 10 (7.75%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.20%) Speech Recognition
8 8 (6.20%) DRM
8 8 (6.20%) Mobile Commerce
9 7 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.88%) People Management
11 5 (3.88%) Server Monitoring
11 5 (3.88%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.88%) Load Balancing
12 4 (3.10%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.98%) VB
2 8 (6.20%) C
2 8 (6.20%) C++
2 8 (6.20%) Java
3 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.10%) Python
4 4 (3.10%) Perl
4 4 (3.10%) PHP
5 3 (2.33%) SQL
6 2 (1.55%) C#
7 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (26.36%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (20.93%) CCNA
3 15 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (10.08%) CCNP
5 10 (7.75%) Degree
6 6 (4.65%) MCITP
6 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.65%) MCP
6 6 (4.65%) MCSA
7 4 (3.10%) CCIE
7 4 (3.10%) CCSP
8 2 (1.55%) CISSP
9 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) SLA
2 7 (5.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.88%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 43 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.08%) XenDesktop
4 7 (5.43%) ISA Server
5 5 (3.88%) vSphere
5 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.33%) XenApp
7 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) cPanel
2 4 (3.10%) SCCM
3 3 (2.33%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (1.55%) WSUS
5 1 (0.78%) Plesk
Vendors
1 52 (40.31%) Cisco
2 43 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (24.81%) VMware
4 20 (15.50%) Citrix
5 15 (11.63%) Juniper
6 10 (7.75%) NetApp
7 8 (6.20%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.20%) Avaya
7 8 (6.20%) Symbian
8 7 (5.43%) Websense
8 7 (5.43%) Blue Coat
8 7 (5.43%) F5
9 6 (4.65%) NetScout
9 6 (4.65%) Mitel
10 5 (3.88%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.33%) Redback
11 3 (2.33%) Nortel
12 2 (1.55%) Sophos
12 2 (1.55%) Siemens
12 2 (1.55%) Apple
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Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18-22k + 10% Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
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Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
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Salary: £28,695 to £32,277 per year
Posted: 27 days ago