The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP 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 VoIP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 186 160 169
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 69 79 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.94% 1.15% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.47% 7.94% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 77
Average salary £28,000 £29,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £64,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
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
1066 995 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.51% 14.50% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 888 831 919
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VoIP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VoIP Salary Trend in the North West

VoIP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in the North West

VoIP
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 VoIP within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 -28 30 £30,000 +2.56% 4
Cheshire +2 19 £34,000 +28.30%
Lancashire -1 13 £28,000 +51.35%
Merseyside +1 4 £46,250 -28.84% 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 60 (61.22%) Windows
2 49 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 38 (38.78%) Microsoft
4 29 (29.59%) MS Exchange
5 27 (27.55%) Telecoms
6 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
6 24 (24.49%) Citrix
7 23 (23.47%) Cisco
8 21 (21.43%) Mitel
8 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (20.41%) SAN
9 20 (20.41%) VMware
10 19 (19.39%) WAN
11 17 (17.35%) LAN
11 17 (17.35%) Apple
12 16 (16.33%) Avaya
13 15 (15.31%) Windows 7
13 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (15.31%) User Experience
14 14 (14.29%) Marketing
14 14 (14.29%) VPN
15 13 (13.27%) ITIL
15 13 (13.27%) Unified Communications
15 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (12.24%) Business Development
16 12 (12.24%) Project Management
17 11 (11.22%) HP
17 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (10.20%) Terminal Services
18 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (29.59%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.18%) Lync
4 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.10%) IIS
7 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.04%) Confluence
8 1 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.02%) Site Server
Applications
1 24 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (2.04%) Route 53
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.41%) SAN
2 19 (19.39%) WAN
3 17 (17.35%) LAN
4 14 (14.29%) VPN
5 13 (13.27%) Unified Communications
6 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.14%) VLAN
8 6 (6.12%) PBX
8 6 (6.12%) Firewall
9 5 (5.10%) MPLS
9 5 (5.10%) Broadband
9 5 (5.10%) DHCP
10 4 (4.08%) DNS
10 4 (4.08%) DECT
10 4 (4.08%) Wireless
11 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
12 2 (2.04%) HTTP
12 2 (2.04%) OSPF
12 2 (2.04%) IP Telephony
12 2 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 27 (27.55%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.29%) Marketing
3 8 (8.16%) Finance
4 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Law
5 1 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (11.22%) Analyst
2 10 (10.20%) Sales Executive
2 10 (10.20%) Support Engineer
2 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Technician
3 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.12%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) IT Support
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.08%) Implementation Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) IT Assistant
8 3 (3.06%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.06%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) Web Services
1 2 (2.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) User Experience
2 8 (8.16%) iPhone
3 6 (6.12%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.08%) CMDB
4 4 (4.08%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.04%) CCTV
7 1 (1.02%) iSeries
7 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.02%) AS400
7 1 (1.02%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 60 (61.22%) Windows
2 21 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (15.31%) Windows 7
3 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (8.16%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.12%) Android
7 5 (5.10%) Linux
7 5 (5.10%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.06%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.04%) CentOS
9 2 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.27%) ITIL
2 12 (12.24%) Business Development
2 12 (12.24%) Project Management
3 10 (10.20%) B2B
4 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
4 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.10%) Change Management
5 4 (4.08%) Coaching
5 4 (4.08%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (3.06%) Change Control
6 3 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.04%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.04%) Service Management
7 2 (2.04%) Time Management
7 2 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.02%) Network Management
8 1 (1.02%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.02%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.14%) Degree
3 7 (7.14%) CCNA
4 6 (6.12%) MCP
4 6 (6.12%) MCSE
5 3 (3.06%) CCNP
6 2 (2.04%) MCITP
6 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) MCTS
7 1 (1.02%) CCSE
7 1 (1.02%) CCSA
7 1 (1.02%) MCSA
7 1 (1.02%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.08%) SLA
3 2 (2.04%) QA
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.20%) Terminal Services
2 10 (10.20%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.14%) XenApp
3 7 (7.14%) vSphere
4 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.06%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (3.06%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.04%) Nagios
2 2 (2.04%) Cacti
Vendors
1 38 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (24.49%) Citrix
3 23 (23.47%) Cisco
4 21 (21.43%) Mitel
5 20 (20.41%) VMware
6 17 (17.35%) Apple
7 16 (16.33%) Avaya
8 11 (11.22%) HP
9 9 (9.18%) Fortinet
10 8 (8.16%) Dell
11 5 (5.10%) NEC
12 4 (4.08%) NetApp
12 4 (4.08%) BT
12 4 (4.08%) Symantec
12 4 (4.08%) Aruba
13 3 (3.06%) Siemens
13 3 (3.06%) Juniper
13 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.06%) CommVault
14 2 (2.04%) Nortel
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