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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 238 228 254
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 15 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.75% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 12
Average salary £40,000 £24,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.61% -58.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £19,250 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £29,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
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
1110 973 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.95% 14.02% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 926 803 930
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,812
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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 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
Manchester -11 14 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Cheshire - 1 £38,500 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) WAN
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (43.48%) CCNP
5 9 (39.13%) CCNA
5 9 (39.13%) VoIP
5 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
6 8 (34.78%) Project Management
7 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
8 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
9 5 (21.74%) Linux
9 5 (21.74%) UNIX
9 5 (21.74%) CCDP
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) Debian
9 5 (21.74%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (17.39%) VLAN
10 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
10 4 (17.39%) PRINCE
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 4 (17.39%) PMI
10 4 (17.39%) PMP
10 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) PBX
10 4 (17.39%) Broadband
10 4 (17.39%) ISDN

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) WAN
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) VoIP
3 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
4 6 (26.09%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (17.39%) VLAN
6 4 (17.39%) PBX
6 4 (17.39%) Broadband
6 4 (17.39%) ISDN
7 3 (13.04%) RTP
7 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
7 3 (13.04%) SAN
8 2 (8.70%) Megaco
8 2 (8.70%) H.323
9 1 (4.35%) IPsec
9 1 (4.35%) SSH
9 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
1 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
1 6 (26.09%) VoIP Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Senior VoIP Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.70%) Head of Operations
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Communications Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PMI
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
1 5 (21.74%) Debian
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE
3 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design
5 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCNP
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) CCDP
5 4 (17.39%) PMP
5 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Kamailio
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Cacti
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) SonicWALL
4 2 (8.70%) Acme Packet
4 2 (8.70%) Sonus
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Avaya
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + car or allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £30000.0000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago