The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 235 232 251
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 16 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 0.84% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -53.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,900 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
IP Telephony
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1118 955 1279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.15% 14.39% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 896 796 1010
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the North West region.

IP Telephony Salary Trend in the North West

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

IP Telephony Salary Histogram in the North West

IP Telephony
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 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
Manchester +10 12 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Cheshire - 2 £33,000 - 2
Merseyside +9 1 £25,000 -9.09% 1
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 21 (67.74%) Firewall
3 16 (51.61%) WAN
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (45.16%) CCNP
5 14 (45.16%) VoIP
6 13 (41.94%) CCNA
7 12 (38.71%) Telecoms
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 11 (35.48%) Windows
9 10 (32.26%) Citrix
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (29.03%) VMware
11 8 (25.81%) Unified Communications
11 8 (25.81%) Asterisk PBX
11 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
11 8 (25.81%) PBX
11 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
11 8 (25.81%) VPN
12 7 (22.58%) ISDN
12 7 (22.58%) ADSL
12 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (22.58%) VLAN
12 7 (22.58%) WatchGuard
13 6 (19.35%) LAN
14 5 (16.13%) Linux
14 5 (16.13%) CCDP
14 5 (16.13%) Debian

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) WAN
3 14 (45.16%) VoIP
4 8 (25.81%) Asterisk PBX
4 8 (25.81%) Unified Communications
4 8 (25.81%) PBX
4 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
4 8 (25.81%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) ADSL
5 7 (22.58%) ISDN
5 7 (22.58%) VLAN
6 6 (19.35%) LAN
7 4 (12.90%) Broadband
8 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 3 (9.68%) RTP
9 2 (6.45%) Internet
9 2 (6.45%) H.323
9 2 (6.45%) Megaco
10 1 (3.23%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
1 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (38.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Field Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IT Security Officer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Officer
7 1 (3.23%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.23%) IVR
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.23%) Life Science
1 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.23%) RMADS
1 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Debian
4 5 (16.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Project Management
1 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
1 3 (9.68%) High Availability
2 2 (6.45%) Network Management
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
2 2 (6.45%) Network Design
2 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.23%) Change Management
3 1 (3.23%) Information Security Management
3 1 (3.23%) Security Management
3 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.23%) Information Security
3 1 (3.23%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNP
3 13 (41.94%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) CCDP
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
1 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Kamailio
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) XenServer
4 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) Cacti
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 9 (29.03%) VMware
5 7 (22.58%) WatchGuard
6 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.45%) Acme Packet
7 2 (6.45%) Sonus
7 2 (6.45%) Avaya
7 2 (6.45%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Genesys
8 1 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.23%) Mitel
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