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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 148 150 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 45 29 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 0.78% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.69% 6.00% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 50
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,825 £24,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,600 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
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
673 483 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.15% 13.01% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 562 408 545
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 £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -10 2 £29,500 -5.60%
Altrincham -1 1 £20,000 -55.30%
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (42.03%) Windows
1 29 (42.03%) Cisco
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
1 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
2 22 (31.88%) Firewall
3 21 (30.43%) MS Exchange
4 20 (28.99%) Telecoms
5 19 (27.54%) WAN
6 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 18 (26.09%) Citrix
7 17 (24.64%) VPN
7 17 (24.64%) Asterisk PBX
8 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (21.74%) LAN
10 14 (20.29%) PBX
10 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
10 14 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (18.84%) VMware
12 12 (17.39%) CCNA
12 12 (17.39%) SAN
12 12 (17.39%) ISDN
12 12 (17.39%) Linux
12 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (15.94%) IP Telephony
14 10 (14.49%) ITIL
14 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (14.49%) CCNP
14 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
15 9 (13.04%) Windows 7

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 21 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.14%) Lync
5 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (7.25%) IIS
7 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.90%) Apache
9 2 (2.90%) Confluence
10 1 (1.45%) Site Server
10 1 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Route 53
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) Firewall
2 19 (27.54%) WAN
3 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 17 (24.64%) VPN
4 17 (24.64%) Asterisk PBX
5 15 (21.74%) LAN
6 14 (20.29%) PBX
7 12 (17.39%) ISDN
7 12 (17.39%) SAN
8 11 (15.94%) IP Telephony
9 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
10 8 (11.59%) DHCP
10 8 (11.59%) DNS
10 8 (11.59%) VLAN
11 7 (10.14%) Broadband
11 7 (10.14%) Unified Communications
12 6 (8.70%) Wireshark
13 5 (7.25%) MPLS
14 4 (5.80%) IPv4
15 3 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
General
1 20 (28.99%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.90%) Law
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) VoIP Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) IP Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Senior VoIP Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) IT Support
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
1 5 (7.25%) iPhone
2 4 (5.80%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Handset
5 1 (1.45%) IVR
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (17.39%) Linux
4 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.59%) Android
7 6 (8.70%) Debian
8 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.90%) CentOS
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.49%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) Project Management
3 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.25%) Network Management
5 3 (4.35%) Information Assurance
5 3 (4.35%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.35%) Change Management
5 3 (4.35%) High Availability
5 3 (4.35%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.35%) Line Management
6 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.90%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (2.90%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.90%) Data Security
6 2 (2.90%) Service Management
6 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.90%) Network Design
6 2 (2.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) Perl
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.39%) CCNA
3 10 (14.49%) CCNP
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.70%) Degree
6 5 (7.25%) MCITP
6 5 (7.25%) MCP
6 5 (7.25%) MCSA
7 4 (5.80%) MCSE
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.90%) CCDP
9 2 (2.90%) HNC
9 2 (2.90%) HND
10 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.25%) vSphere
4 5 (7.25%) XenApp
5 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.35%) Kamailio
7 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.45%) XenServer
8 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Cacti
2 3 (4.35%) Nagios
2 3 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.90%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Cisco
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) Citrix
3 13 (18.84%) VMware
4 9 (13.04%) Dell
5 6 (8.70%) Fortinet
6 5 (7.25%) HP
6 5 (7.25%) Juniper
6 5 (7.25%) Mitel
7 4 (5.80%) Apple
7 4 (5.80%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.35%) NetApp
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.90%) SAP
9 2 (2.90%) Redback
9 2 (2.90%) Huawei
9 2 (2.90%) Acme Packet
9 2 (2.90%) Sonus
9 2 (2.90%) Perforce
9 2 (2.90%) Fujitsu
Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus, On going training
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + On call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £19500.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago