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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 199 175 176
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 20 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.35% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.22% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,315 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £35,658 £58,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
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
784 766 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.75% 15.59% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 662 663 750
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 0 8 £30,000 -
Warwickshire -7 5 £38,000 +8.57%
Herefordshire +10 2 - - 2
Coventry -17 2 £24,250 -33.82%
Birmingham -19 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Solihull - 1 £22,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £26,000 - 1
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 40 (78.43%) Cisco
2 36 (70.59%) Windows
3 27 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (52.94%) Firewall
4 26 (50.98%) CCNA
5 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
5 23 (45.10%) VPN
6 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 19 (37.25%) VMware
7 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (35.29%) DNS
9 17 (33.33%) WAN
9 17 (33.33%) HP
9 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (31.37%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (29.41%) DDNS
11 15 (29.41%) Citrix
11 15 (29.41%) LAN
12 14 (27.45%) Linux
12 14 (27.45%) VoIP
13 13 (25.49%) VLAN
13 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (23.53%) Brocade
14 12 (23.53%) Network Design
14 12 (23.53%) IPv4
14 12 (23.53%) IPv6
15 11 (21.57%) Nagios
15 11 (21.57%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
16 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (13.73%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Lync
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Office
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) Firewall
2 23 (45.10%) VPN
3 18 (35.29%) DNS
4 17 (33.33%) WAN
5 16 (31.37%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (29.41%) LAN
6 15 (29.41%) DDNS
7 14 (27.45%) VoIP
8 13 (25.49%) VLAN
9 12 (23.53%) IPv4
9 12 (23.53%) IPv6
10 11 (21.57%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
12 6 (11.76%) Unified Communications
13 4 (7.84%) MPLS
14 3 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
14 3 (5.88%) SAN
15 2 (3.92%) SNMP
15 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
16 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (11.76%) Telephony Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco Support
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IP Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Network Support
5 3 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Project Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.92%) EqualLogic
2 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) IVR
2 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (27.45%) Linux
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (19.61%) Ubuntu
7 6 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (3.92%) Android
8 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Network Design
2 6 (11.76%) ITIL
3 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
4 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.96%) CRM
5 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (50.98%) CCNA
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.80%) CCNP
5 4 (7.84%) MCITP
6 3 (5.88%) MCSE
7 2 (3.92%) MOS
8 1 (1.96%) MCTS
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.88%) vSphere
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Nagios
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Cisco
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 19 (37.25%) VMware
4 17 (33.33%) HP
5 15 (29.41%) Citrix
6 12 (23.53%) Brocade
7 7 (13.73%) Avaya
7 7 (13.73%) SonicWALL
8 5 (9.80%) Riverbed
8 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
9 4 (7.84%) Dell
10 3 (5.88%) LANDesk
10 3 (5.88%) Mitel
10 3 (5.88%) Juniper
11 2 (3.92%) Genesys
11 2 (3.92%) NetApp
11 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.92%) Adobe
11 2 (3.92%) F5
11 2 (3.92%) Toshiba
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £37,500
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Allpay
Posted: 11 days ago
Hereford
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago