The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 48 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.45% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.06% 5.17% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Median salary £27,750 £31,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -42.72%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 58 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.53% 11.72% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 74 46 59
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

VoIP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +9 4 £33,750 +19.46% 1
Southport - 2 £27,750 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (17.65%) CCNA
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) Clustering
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (17.65%) High Availability
7 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.76%) F5
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
7 2 (11.76%) Finance

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) GSM
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) PBX
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) WLAN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Voice Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications Manager
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) IVR
3 1 (5.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint