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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 170 166 206
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 86 100 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.35% 1.49% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.35% 10.22% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 85 47
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £42,950
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
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
1030 978 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.13% 14.62% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 840 766 875
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -26 42 £40,000 +60.00% 10
Cheshire +36 33 £39,000 - 5
Lancashire +17 5 £35,000 +21.73% 2
Merseyside -21 4 £52,500 +75.00% 2
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 85 (57.82%) Cisco
2 62 (42.18%) Active Directory
3 57 (38.78%) Windows
3 57 (38.78%) Firewall
4 49 (33.33%) VMware
5 48 (32.65%) WAN
6 45 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (30.61%) Telecoms
7 43 (29.25%) LAN
8 37 (25.17%) DNS
8 37 (25.17%) Microsoft
9 34 (23.13%) Windows Server
10 29 (19.73%) VPN
10 29 (19.73%) Juniper
11 28 (19.05%) Linux
11 28 (19.05%) SQL
12 27 (18.37%) Ethernet
12 27 (18.37%) CCNA
12 27 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (17.69%) ITIL
14 24 (16.33%) Broadband
15 23 (15.65%) CCNP
15 23 (15.65%) PCI DSS
16 22 (14.97%) Internet
17 21 (14.29%) MPLS
17 21 (14.29%) Finance
18 20 (13.61%) Wireless
18 20 (13.61%) Network Management
19 19 (12.93%) MS Office
19 19 (12.93%) DHCP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (12.93%) MS Office
2 13 (8.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Line 50
1 2 (1.36%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.68%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.20%) Office 365
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.36%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 57 (38.78%) Firewall
2 48 (32.65%) WAN
3 43 (29.25%) LAN
4 37 (25.17%) DNS
5 29 (19.73%) VPN
6 27 (18.37%) Ethernet
7 24 (16.33%) Broadband
8 22 (14.97%) Internet
9 21 (14.29%) MPLS
10 20 (13.61%) Wireless
11 19 (12.93%) DHCP
12 18 (12.24%) BGP
12 18 (12.24%) SAN
12 18 (12.24%) VLAN
13 17 (11.56%) Network Security
13 17 (11.56%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (9.52%) OSPF
14 14 (9.52%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.36%) Power BI
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 45 (30.61%) Telecoms
2 21 (14.29%) Finance
3 8 (5.44%) Retail
4 4 (2.72%) Back Office
5 3 (2.04%) Electronics
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (18.37%) Network Engineer
2 19 (12.93%) Support Engineer
3 13 (8.84%) Analyst
3 13 (8.84%) IT Support
4 12 (8.16%) Designer
4 12 (8.16%) Network Designer
5 11 (7.48%) IT Engineer
5 11 (7.48%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (6.80%) Lead Designer
6 10 (6.80%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (4.76%) Support Technician
10 6 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.04%) 802.1X
1 3 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) LAMP
2 1 (0.68%) Middleware
2 1 (0.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.44%) Clustering
5 6 (4.08%) CCTV
5 6 (4.08%) FMCG
5 6 (4.08%) User Experience
6 5 (3.40%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.40%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.36%) IVR
9 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.36%) Replication
10 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.68%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 57 (38.78%) Windows
2 34 (23.13%) Windows Server
3 28 (19.05%) Linux
4 11 (7.48%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.44%) Windows 8
5 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.76%) Android
6 7 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.76%) Unix
7 6 (4.08%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.04%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.36%) VMS
10 2 (1.36%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.69%) ITIL
2 20 (13.61%) Network Management
3 18 (12.24%) Project Management
4 16 (10.88%) Configuration Management
5 15 (10.20%) Service Delivery
6 13 (8.84%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.16%) Network Planning
8 9 (6.12%) Information Security
8 9 (6.12%) Network Design
8 9 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (6.12%) Service Management
9 7 (4.76%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.08%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.40%) Change Management
11 5 (3.40%) Load Balancing
12 4 (2.72%) Business Continuity
12 4 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (2.72%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.05%) SQL
2 15 (10.20%) Perl
2 15 (10.20%) PHP
3 14 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (30.61%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (18.37%) CCNA
3 23 (15.65%) CCNP
4 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.76%) Degree
6 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.40%) JNCIP
6 5 (3.40%) MCSE
6 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.72%) A+ Certification
7 4 (2.72%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (2.04%) JNCIS
8 3 (2.04%) MCITP
8 3 (2.04%) MCSA
8 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.04%) PMP
9 2 (1.36%) CCIE
10 1 (0.68%) CCDP
10 1 (0.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.65%) PCI DSS
2 13 (8.84%) SLA
3 9 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (42.18%) Active Directory
2 27 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.44%) XenServer
5 4 (2.72%) Firmware
5 4 (2.72%) XenApp
6 3 (2.04%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.36%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.36%) vSphere
7 2 (1.36%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.68%) iptables
8 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (11.56%) Puppet
2 15 (10.20%) Nagios
3 14 (9.52%) OpenNMS
3 14 (9.52%) RANCID
3 14 (9.52%) SCCM
4 10 (6.80%) Cacti
4 10 (6.80%) SCOM
5 9 (6.12%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (3.40%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.72%) FortiGate
9 3 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (1.36%) cPanel
10 2 (1.36%) HP SIM
10 2 (1.36%) PaperCut
10 2 (1.36%) Plesk
10 2 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 85 (57.82%) Cisco
2 49 (33.33%) VMware
3 37 (25.17%) Microsoft
4 29 (19.73%) Juniper
5 18 (12.24%) CheckPoint
6 17 (11.56%) Ericsson
7 14 (9.52%) Brocade
7 14 (9.52%) Foundry
7 14 (9.52%) Huawei
7 14 (9.52%) ZyXEL
8 13 (8.84%) HP
9 11 (7.48%) Avaya
10 8 (5.44%) Apple
11 7 (4.76%) F5
11 7 (4.76%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.08%) 3PAR
12 6 (4.08%) Citrix
12 6 (4.08%) LANDesk
12 6 (4.08%) Oracle
12 6 (4.08%) ProCurve
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