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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 232 238 240
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 8 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.073% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.48% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 13
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,823 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +9.91%
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
1008 1031 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.54% 15.08% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 777 803 923
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +12 7 £21,500 -43.79% 2
Cheshire +4 1 £36,000 +15.20% 1
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (37.50%) Citrix
6 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (33.33%) VMware
7 8 (33.33%) ADSL
7 8 (33.33%) WatchGuard
8 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) CCNA
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) VoIP
10 5 (20.83%) WAN
11 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (16.67%) VPN
11 4 (16.67%) PBX
11 4 (16.67%) Avaya
11 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
11 4 (16.67%) VLAN
11 4 (16.67%) CCNP
12 3 (12.50%) Mitel
12 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
12 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
12 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) ADSL
3 5 (20.83%) VoIP
3 5 (20.83%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) VLAN
4 4 (16.67%) PBX
4 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 3 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (12.50%) ISDN
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) SS7
7 1 (4.17%) Q.931
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior VoIP Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Trainee
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) IVR
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) RMADS
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL
1 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security
3 1 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security Management
3 1 (4.17%) Security Management
3 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) CCIE
4 1 (4.17%) CCA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
1 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) WatchGuard
5 4 (16.67%) Avaya
6 3 (12.50%) Mitel
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
7 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) Genesys
8 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
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