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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 236 248 222
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 18 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 0.83% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 16
Average salary £38,500 £61,250 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +116.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,450 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £70,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
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
1000 1078 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.69% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 797 896 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Cheshire +13 11 £36,250 -30.95%
Manchester +6 6 £38,500 - 4
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (65.22%) VPN
5 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
6 13 (56.52%) VoIP
6 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (47.83%) IPsec
7 11 (47.83%) MPLS
7 11 (47.83%) DHCP
7 11 (47.83%) DNS
7 11 (47.83%) SSL
7 11 (47.83%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (47.83%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (43.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (43.48%) LAN
8 10 (43.48%) WAN
8 10 (43.48%) Wireless
9 9 (39.13%) Ethernet
9 9 (39.13%) CCNP
10 8 (34.78%) SNMP
10 8 (34.78%) 802.11
10 8 (34.78%) TACACS
10 8 (34.78%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (34.78%) DMVPN
10 8 (34.78%) xDSL

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) VPN
3 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
4 13 (56.52%) VoIP
5 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 11 (47.83%) SSL
5 11 (47.83%) MPLS
5 11 (47.83%) IPsec
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (43.48%) Wireless
6 10 (43.48%) LAN
6 10 (43.48%) WAN
7 9 (39.13%) Ethernet
8 8 (34.78%) SNMP
8 8 (34.78%) TACACS
8 8 (34.78%) 802.11
8 8 (34.78%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) 802.1X
2 3 (13.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Life Science
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (34.78%) Service Continuity Management
2 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (34.78%) Security Patching
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) CCNP
3 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) MCSA
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) CCA
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (13.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (13.04%) XenMobile
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Symantec
5 4 (17.39%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) EMC
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Sophos
6 2 (8.70%) Nokia
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) AppSense
6 2 (8.70%) Brocade
6 2 (8.70%) Veeam
7 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago