The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP 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 VoIP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 163 137 143
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 44 61 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 1.38% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.58% 8.01% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 50
Average salary £32,225 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £72,500 £44,827
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
VoIP
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
788 762 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.69% 17.27% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 699 597 693
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VoIP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the West Midlands region.

VoIP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VoIP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VoIP
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 VoIP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Birmingham -9 11 £35,000 -51.72% 3
Shropshire -22 7 £20,250 -56.21% 3
Wolverhampton -6 5 £25,000 -13.04% 1
Coventry -6 4 £29,500 -9.23% 1
West Bromwich - 4 £58,500 -
Staffordshire +5 3 £27,500 -23.07%
Solihull 0 3 £35,250 +22.60% 1
Warwickshire -4 3 £32,500 +30.00% 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 53 (54.64%) Windows
2 52 (53.61%) Firewall
3 46 (47.42%) Cisco
4 37 (38.14%) WAN
4 37 (38.14%) Active Directory
5 34 (35.05%) MS Exchange
6 33 (34.02%) LAN
6 33 (34.02%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (31.96%) TCP/IP
8 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
9 25 (25.77%) VMware
9 25 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (24.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (23.71%) CCNA
12 21 (21.65%) Telecoms
12 21 (21.65%) Finance
13 20 (20.62%) VPN
14 19 (19.59%) DNS
15 18 (18.56%) Internet
16 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (16.49%) Project Management
16 16 (16.49%) MCSE
17 15 (15.46%) ITIL
17 15 (15.46%) CCNP
17 15 (15.46%) IP Telephony
18 14 (14.43%) Hyper-V
18 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (14.43%) Windows 7
19 13 (13.40%) VLAN
19 13 (13.40%) MS Office

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (35.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.15%) IIS
4 5 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) MS Office
2 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.03%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.03%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (53.61%) Firewall
2 37 (38.14%) WAN
3 33 (34.02%) LAN
4 31 (31.96%) TCP/IP
5 20 (20.62%) VPN
6 19 (19.59%) DNS
7 18 (18.56%) Internet
8 15 (15.46%) IP Telephony
9 13 (13.40%) VLAN
10 12 (12.37%) MPLS
11 8 (8.25%) WLAN
11 8 (8.25%) EIGRP
11 8 (8.25%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (7.22%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (7.22%) Wireless
12 7 (7.22%) BGP
13 6 (6.19%) Network Security
13 6 (6.19%) PABX
13 6 (6.19%) HSRP
14 5 (5.15%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (21.65%) Telecoms
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Retail
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Network Engineer
2 21 (21.65%) Analyst
3 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
3 8 (8.25%) Network Analyst
4 7 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.15%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Project Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Administrator
6 4 (4.12%) Network Administrator
6 4 (4.12%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Consultant
6 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.09%) Support Technician
7 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Telephony Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Network Technician
7 3 (3.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) WAP
2 1 (1.03%) Ajax
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) ADO.NET
2 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.03%) COM
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
2 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.19%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.19%) Clustering
2 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.15%) Life Science
4 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.12%) IVR
5 3 (3.09%) Handset
6 1 (1.03%) DTV
6 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.64%) Windows
2 25 (25.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (24.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (14.43%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.37%) Windows XP
6 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.28%) Linux
7 9 (9.28%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.19%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.09%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.06%) Android
10 2 (2.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.49%) Project Management
2 15 (15.46%) ITIL
3 10 (10.31%) Time Management
4 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.19%) High Availability
6 5 (5.15%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.15%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (5.15%) Line Management
7 4 (4.12%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.12%) Information Security Governance
7 4 (4.12%) Information Security
7 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.12%) B2B
7 4 (4.12%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.12%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.09%) Network Management
8 3 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.09%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) SQL
1 5 (5.15%) R
2 2 (2.06%) C
3 1 (1.03%) C#
3 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (34.02%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (23.71%) CCNA
3 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (16.49%) MCSE
4 15 (15.46%) CCNP
5 10 (10.31%) Degree
5 10 (10.31%) MCP
6 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.19%) CCIE
7 5 (5.15%) CCIP
7 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) SLA
2 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (38.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.43%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.31%) vSphere
4 5 (5.15%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.12%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.03%) XenApp
7 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.03%) IAG
7 1 (1.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) WSUS
2 5 (5.15%) Nagios
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.06%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.06%) SCCM
5 1 (1.03%) Cacti
5 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (47.42%) Cisco
2 28 (28.87%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.77%) VMware
4 13 (13.40%) Citrix
5 12 (12.37%) Avaya
6 10 (10.31%) CheckPoint
7 9 (9.28%) HP
7 9 (9.28%) Apple
8 7 (7.22%) NetApp
9 6 (6.19%) Altiris
10 5 (5.15%) WatchGuard
10 5 (5.15%) Riverbed
11 4 (4.12%) Nortel
11 4 (4.12%) Genesys
12 3 (3.09%) Mitel
12 3 (3.09%) Google
12 3 (3.09%) Brocade
12 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (3.09%) Symantec
12 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Britvic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kenilworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (B7)
Guru Careers
Salary: £27 - 32k
Posted: 21 days ago
Telford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago