The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 65 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.31% 1.00% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 7.06% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £47,750 £52,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.04% +81.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,950 £70,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 85 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.67% 14.21% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 91 67 107
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VoIP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Merseyside region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Merseyside

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

VoIP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Liverpool -2 2 £47,750 -26.53%
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) SQL

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet