The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 186 198 167
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 31 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.14% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.44% 0.80% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 28
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
902 873 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.36% 17.51% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 792 695 725
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IP Telephony Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

IP Telephony Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IP Telephony
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Shropshire - 7 £30,000 -
Staffordshire - 6 £25,000 -
Birmingham -5 5 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Warwickshire -3 4 £31,950 -20.12%
Solihull - 3 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £25,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 2 £31,500 - 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 39 (75.00%) Windows
1 39 (75.00%) Cisco
2 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 24 (46.15%) VMware
4 23 (44.23%) Citrix
4 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (38.46%) Firewall
7 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (34.62%) DNS
9 17 (32.69%) VPN
9 17 (32.69%) CCNA
9 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
10 16 (30.77%) HP
11 15 (28.85%) MS Office
11 15 (28.85%) WAN
12 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (25.00%) VoIP
14 12 (23.08%) LAN
14 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
15 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
16 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
16 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
16 10 (19.23%) CCNP
16 10 (19.23%) SAN
17 9 (17.31%) Change Management
17 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (17.31%) vSphere
18 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 8 (15.38%) Lync
4 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (11.54%) IIS
5 6 (11.54%) Apache
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Office
2 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.69%) MS Project
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) Firewall
2 18 (34.62%) DNS
3 17 (32.69%) VPN
4 15 (28.85%) WAN
5 13 (25.00%) VoIP
6 12 (23.08%) LAN
6 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 10 (19.23%) SAN
8 7 (13.46%) DDNS
9 6 (11.54%) NAS
9 6 (11.54%) DHCP
9 6 (11.54%) Internet
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (9.62%) Multicast
11 4 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (7.69%) VLAN
12 3 (5.77%) IPv4
12 3 (5.77%) IPv6
13 2 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 6 (11.54%) Team Leader
2 6 (11.54%) Technical Team Leader
3 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) IT Support
6 2 (3.85%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.85%) Telephony Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Network Support
6 2 (3.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Software Packaging
2 3 (5.77%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) IVR
3 3 (5.77%) Statistics
4 2 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.92%) Handset
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (40.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.46%) Linux
6 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 6 (11.54%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Change Management
1 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (11.54%) Change Control
2 6 (11.54%) Security Management
3 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL
5 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.77%) Network Design
5 3 (5.77%) Fault Management
6 2 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (32.69%) CCNA
3 10 (19.23%) CCNP
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.62%) CCIE
5 5 (9.62%) CCIP
6 4 (7.69%) MCITP
6 4 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
1 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) vSphere
3 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.85%) XenApp
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Nagios
2 6 (11.54%) SCDPM
2 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 6 (11.54%) SCOM
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) Cisco
2 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 24 (46.15%) VMware
4 23 (44.23%) Citrix
5 16 (30.77%) HP
6 7 (13.46%) Brocade
7 5 (9.62%) Avaya
7 5 (9.62%) Juniper
8 4 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.69%) Genesys
9 3 (5.77%) Mitel
9 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.85%) NetApp
10 2 (3.85%) Adobe
10 2 (3.85%) Nortel
11 1 (1.92%) Apple
11 1 (1.92%) Remedy
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidderminster
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago