The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 38 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.18% 1.03% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 5.26% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,042 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +6.66%
VoIP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 17.25% 19.66% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 36
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,599 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VoIP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Solihull

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) PABX
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) PABX
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper