The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 181 173 180
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 16 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.58% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 3.46% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
751 839 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.19% 16.75% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 647 707 558
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IP Telephony
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
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Birmingham -9 8 £35,000 +2.94%
Staffordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Warwickshire +6 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Herefordshire - 1 £28,287 -
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) CCNA
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) LAN
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (31.82%) Wireless
6 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 6 (27.27%) Juniper
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 5 (22.73%) Statistics
7 5 (22.73%) Nortel
7 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 5 (22.73%) VPN
7 5 (22.73%) SLA
7 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
7 5 (22.73%) DWDM
8 4 (18.18%) CCNP
8 4 (18.18%) DNS
8 4 (18.18%) Fault Management
8 4 (18.18%) VMware
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Network Security
9 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) WAN
2 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) Wireless
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) DWDM
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
7 2 (9.09%) MPLS
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) Broadband
7 2 (9.09%) PBX
7 2 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (4.55%) PABX
8 1 (4.55%) Multicast
8 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Statistics
2 2 (9.09%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Fault Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) B2C
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (9.09%) CCIE
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) CCSA
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) Xen
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) XenServer
3 1 (4.55%) MetaFrame
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) Nortel
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) Apple
7 1 (4.55%) Sophos
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networx
Salary: £35,704 to £37,586 with further progression based on merit
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