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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 216 186 186
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 10 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 2.67% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 19
Average salary £49,250 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,077 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
876 898 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 16.71% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 784 729 778
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Staffordshire - 6 £56,250 -
Coventry -12 3 £40,000 +8.10%
Shropshire - 1 £51,459 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (55.17%) CCNA
4 14 (48.28%) Firewall
5 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
5 13 (44.83%) VPN
5 13 (44.83%) DNS
6 12 (41.38%) Windows
7 10 (34.48%) VLAN
8 9 (31.03%) VoIP
8 9 (31.03%) MPLS
9 8 (27.59%) VMware
9 8 (27.59%) WAN
9 8 (27.59%) CCNP
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.69%) IPv4
11 6 (20.69%) IPv6
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.69%) Citrix
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.69%) DDNS
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
12 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (17.24%) Network Design
12 5 (17.24%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) VPN
2 13 (44.83%) DNS
3 10 (34.48%) VLAN
4 9 (31.03%) VoIP
4 9 (31.03%) MPLS
5 8 (27.59%) WAN
6 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.69%) IPv4
7 6 (20.69%) IPv6
7 6 (20.69%) DDNS
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (17.24%) LAN
9 4 (13.79%) Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
10 3 (10.34%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (10.34%) H.323
10 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Professional Services Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) IT Technician
5 1 (3.45%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Support
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (10.34%) EqualLogic
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Network Design
2 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.45%) Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Coaching
4 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Kanban
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) TDD
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
4 1 (3.45%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (55.17%) CCNA
3 8 (27.59%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CITP
5 1 (3.45%) MCTS
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) MCP
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) XenApp
4 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 6 (20.69%) Citrix
5 5 (17.24%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Brocade
7 3 (10.34%) F5
7 3 (10.34%) SonicWALL
7 3 (10.34%) Siemens
7 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 3 (10.34%) Dell
7 3 (10.34%) Genesys
8 2 (6.90%) NetApp
9 1 (3.45%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (3.45%) Meraki
9 1 (3.45%) Verint
9 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
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