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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 129 159 128
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 50 29 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 0.73% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.08% 5.35% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 51
Average salary £37,500 £44,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.20% +27.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -
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
619 542 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.42% 13.65% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 483 423 555
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Bolton - 5 £32,500 -
Rochdale -6 4 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Stockport +13 2 £25,000 +11.11%
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 47 (50.00%) Cisco
2 40 (42.55%) Windows
3 38 (40.43%) Firewall
4 34 (36.17%) Active Directory
5 31 (32.98%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (30.85%) Microsoft
6 29 (30.85%) CCNA
6 29 (30.85%) WAN
6 29 (30.85%) Telecoms
7 28 (29.79%) VPN
8 27 (28.72%) TCP/IP
9 26 (27.66%) DNS
9 26 (27.66%) ITIL
10 25 (26.60%) VMware
11 24 (25.53%) LAN
12 22 (23.40%) PBX
12 22 (23.40%) DHCP
12 22 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (22.34%) SAN
14 19 (20.21%) CCNP
14 19 (20.21%) ISDN
15 17 (18.09%) Citrix
15 17 (18.09%) MS Exchange
15 17 (18.09%) Linux
15 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
15 17 (18.09%) Asterisk PBX
16 15 (15.96%) Ethernet
17 13 (13.83%) SLA
17 13 (13.83%) IP Telephony
18 11 (11.70%) XenDesktop

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (18.09%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.57%) Lync
4 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.19%) IIS
5 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.06%) Apache
7 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
3 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.43%) Firewall
2 29 (30.85%) WAN
3 28 (29.79%) VPN
4 27 (28.72%) TCP/IP
5 26 (27.66%) DNS
6 24 (25.53%) LAN
7 22 (23.40%) PBX
7 22 (23.40%) DHCP
8 21 (22.34%) SAN
9 19 (20.21%) ISDN
10 17 (18.09%) Asterisk PBX
11 15 (15.96%) Ethernet
12 13 (13.83%) IP Telephony
13 11 (11.70%) MPLS
14 9 (9.57%) VLAN
14 9 (9.57%) Broadband
15 8 (8.51%) SSL
15 8 (8.51%) IPv4
15 8 (8.51%) Network Security
16 7 (7.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 29 (30.85%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.45%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Law
5 2 (2.13%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (17.02%) VoIP Engineer
2 15 (15.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (12.77%) IP Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Technical Support
5 9 (9.57%) Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Network Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (9.57%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Senior VoIP Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Service Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Services Manager
8 5 (5.32%) Administrator
8 5 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.13%) Open Source
3 2 (2.13%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) Handset
3 2 (2.13%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.06%) DTV
4 1 (1.06%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.55%) Windows
2 17 (18.09%) Linux
3 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.45%) Android
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.32%) Debian
7 3 (3.19%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) ITIL
2 11 (11.70%) Project Management
3 10 (10.64%) Incident Management
3 10 (10.64%) Network Management
4 7 (7.45%) Information Security
5 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.32%) Operations Management
6 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.26%) Coaching
7 3 (3.19%) Line Management
7 3 (3.19%) High Availability
7 3 (3.19%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.19%) Change Management
8 2 (2.13%) Data Security
8 2 (2.13%) Service Management
8 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.13%) CRM
8 2 (2.13%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) VB
2 8 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.32%) SQL
4 3 (3.19%) Perl
5 2 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (30.85%) CCNA
3 19 (20.21%) CCNP
4 11 (11.70%) Degree
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.38%) MCITP
6 6 (6.38%) MCSA
6 6 (6.38%) MCP
7 2 (2.13%) HNC
7 2 (2.13%) HND
7 2 (2.13%) MCSE
7 2 (2.13%) CCDP
8 1 (1.06%) MCTS
8 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.83%) SLA
2 6 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 6 (6.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 22 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.70%) XenDesktop
4 10 (10.64%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.38%) XenApp
6 3 (3.19%) vSphere
6 3 (3.19%) Kamailio
7 2 (2.13%) XenServer
7 2 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.06%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) SCCM
2 3 (3.19%) Cacti
3 2 (2.13%) Zenoss
3 2 (2.13%) WSUS
4 1 (1.06%) Nagios
4 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (50.00%) Cisco
2 29 (30.85%) Microsoft
3 25 (26.60%) VMware
4 17 (18.09%) Citrix
5 7 (7.45%) Juniper
5 7 (7.45%) Mitel
5 7 (7.45%) NetApp
6 5 (5.32%) Avaya
6 5 (5.32%) Dell
7 3 (3.19%) HP
7 3 (3.19%) Redback
7 3 (3.19%) SAP
7 3 (3.19%) Sophos
8 2 (2.13%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.13%) Fujitsu
8 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.13%) Acme Packet
8 2 (2.13%) Sonus
8 2 (2.13%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.13%) Huawei
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