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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 185 180 170
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 21 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.20% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 1.30% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 29
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,315 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
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
784 694 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.30% 15.45% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 670 569 697
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 - 10 £30,250 -
Warwickshire - 5 £38,000 - 1
Birmingham -5 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,500 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 42 (84.00%) Cisco
2 33 (66.00%) Windows
3 27 (54.00%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (52.00%) CCNA
5 24 (48.00%) Firewall
6 21 (42.00%) VPN
7 18 (36.00%) HP
7 18 (36.00%) VMware
8 17 (34.00%) DNS
8 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 16 (32.00%) Citrix
9 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (32.00%) DDNS
9 16 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (30.00%) VoIP
10 15 (30.00%) WAN
11 14 (28.00%) LAN
12 13 (26.00%) Linux
12 13 (26.00%) Brocade
12 13 (26.00%) VLAN
13 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
13 12 (24.00%) IPv4
13 12 (24.00%) IPv6
13 12 (24.00%) Nagios
13 12 (24.00%) Network Design
13 12 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (22.00%) Ubuntu
14 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (12.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) Lync
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS Project
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) Firewall
2 21 (42.00%) VPN
3 17 (34.00%) DNS
4 16 (32.00%) DDNS
4 16 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (30.00%) VoIP
5 15 (30.00%) WAN
6 14 (28.00%) LAN
7 13 (26.00%) VLAN
8 12 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (24.00%) IPv4
8 12 (24.00%) IPv6
9 5 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
11 3 (6.00%) SAN
12 2 (4.00%) SNMP
12 2 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (2.00%) PABX
13 1 (2.00%) PBX
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Telephony Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Project Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Support
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IP Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Support
7 3 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Communications Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.00%) IVR
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (26.00%) Linux
5 11 (22.00%) Ubuntu
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (4.00%) Android
7 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Network Design
2 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.00%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.00%) Service Management
5 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.00%) Change Management
5 1 (2.00%) CRM
5 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (52.00%) CCNA
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (12.00%) CCNP
5 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 3 (6.00%) MCITP
6 2 (4.00%) MOS
7 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Nagios
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Cisco
2 18 (36.00%) HP
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (32.00%) Citrix
5 13 (26.00%) Brocade
6 8 (16.00%) Avaya
7 7 (14.00%) SonicWALL
8 6 (12.00%) SolarWinds
9 5 (10.00%) Riverbed
9 5 (10.00%) Juniper
10 4 (8.00%) Genesys
10 4 (8.00%) Mitel
11 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
12 2 (4.00%) Toshiba
12 2 (4.00%) Adobe
12 2 (4.00%) Dell
13 1 (2.00%) Nortel
13 1 (2.00%) Apple
13 1 (2.00%) Remedy
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Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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