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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 231 245 244
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 0.91% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 11
Average salary £21,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
1127 1093 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.39% 15.40% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 842 842 1070
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 6 £21,500 -18.86% 2
Cheshire +12 2 £33,000 +5.60%
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (55.56%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) VoIP
4 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
4 10 (37.04%) CCNA
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) CCNP
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (29.63%) Unified Communications
6 8 (29.63%) Citrix
7 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) WatchGuard
7 7 (25.93%) ADSL
8 6 (22.22%) PBX
9 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
9 5 (18.52%) VPN
9 5 (18.52%) ISDN
9 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) VLAN
9 5 (18.52%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (14.81%) Broadband
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Avaya
10 4 (14.81%) Debian

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) VoIP
3 9 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (29.63%) Unified Communications
5 7 (25.93%) ADSL
6 6 (22.22%) PBX
7 5 (18.52%) ISDN
7 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 5 (18.52%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (18.52%) VLAN
8 4 (14.81%) Broadband
9 2 (7.41%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) SAN
9 2 (7.41%) H.323
9 2 (7.41%) Megaco
9 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
9 2 (7.41%) RTP
10 1 (3.70%) SS7
10 1 (3.70%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Field Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) VoIP Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Trainee
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) IVR
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) RMADS
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Debian
5 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.41%) Migration
2 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
2 2 (7.41%) Network Management
2 2 (7.41%) High Availability
2 2 (7.41%) Network Design
2 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Information Security
3 1 (3.70%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
3 1 (3.70%) Security Management
3 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) CCNA
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCDP
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Kamailio
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) WatchGuard
5 4 (14.81%) Avaya
6 3 (11.11%) Mitel
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) Sophos
7 2 (7.41%) Veeam
7 2 (7.41%) Acme Packet
7 2 (7.41%) Sonus
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Genesys
8 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
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