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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 193 182 166
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 20 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.47% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 3.03% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 28
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £39,750 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,645 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +7.77%
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
742 791 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.07% 15.41% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 636 690 738
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -8 5 £30,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 4 £42,750 -
Warwickshire -9 3 £30,500 -12.85%
Coventry -9 3 £24,250 -33.82%
Wolverhampton - 3 £26,000 -
Solihull 0 1 £22,500 -
Birmingham -26 1 £22,500 -37.50%
Worcestershire - 1 £35,500 -
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (77.78%) Cisco
2 30 (66.67%) Windows
3 27 (60.00%) CCNA
3 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (60.00%) Firewall
4 22 (48.89%) VPN
5 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (37.78%) DNS
8 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (35.56%) WAN
9 16 (35.56%) VMware
10 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (31.11%) VoIP
10 14 (31.11%) HP
11 13 (28.89%) Linux
11 13 (28.89%) LAN
11 13 (28.89%) DDNS
11 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (26.67%) Citrix
13 11 (24.44%) VLAN
14 10 (22.22%) Network Design
14 10 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (22.22%) MS Office
14 10 (22.22%) IPv4
14 10 (22.22%) IPv6
15 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 9 (20.00%) Nagios
15 9 (20.00%) Brocade

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (15.56%) Apache
2 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Office
2 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (60.00%) Firewall
2 22 (48.89%) VPN
3 17 (37.78%) DNS
4 16 (35.56%) WAN
5 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (31.11%) VoIP
6 13 (28.89%) LAN
6 13 (28.89%) DDNS
7 11 (24.44%) VLAN
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (22.22%) IPv4
8 10 (22.22%) IPv6
9 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.33%) MPLS
9 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
10 3 (6.67%) SAN
11 1 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (2.22%) PABX
11 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Support
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Network Support
7 3 (6.67%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) IP Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.67%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) Android
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Network Design
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
3 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.22%) BCP
5 1 (2.22%) Service Management
5 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) CCNA
1 27 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) CCNP
3 4 (8.89%) MCITP
4 3 (6.67%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) MOS
6 1 (2.22%) MCTS
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.67%) XenApp
4 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (77.78%) Cisco
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) VMware
4 14 (31.11%) HP
5 12 (26.67%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) Brocade
7 6 (13.33%) SonicWALL
8 5 (11.11%) Avaya
8 5 (11.11%) Dell
9 4 (8.89%) Riverbed
10 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 3 (6.67%) F5
10 3 (6.67%) LANDesk
10 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.44%) Toshiba
11 2 (4.44%) NetApp
11 2 (4.44%) Juniper
11 2 (4.44%) Adobe
11 2 (4.44%) Mitel
12 1 (2.22%) Apple
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