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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 128 168 128
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -40
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 101 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.81% 0.89% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.69% 5.71% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 82 41 22
Average salary £38,250 £33,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.17% -13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,550 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
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
796 771 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.24% 15.60% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 680 685 593
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +27 43 £35,000 - 7
Coventry +3 12 £33,500 +6.34%
Worcestershire +9 11 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Warwickshire -11 10 £45,000 +35.33% 1
Wolverhampton +8 7 £40,000 +60.00%
Staffordshire -3 5 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Solihull +11 3 £45,500 +13.75%
Shropshire +3 2 £41,000 +127.77%
Walsall - 1 £24,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £27,000 -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 107 (58.79%) Cisco
2 63 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (34.07%) Firewall
4 60 (32.97%) Windows
5 57 (31.32%) CCNP
5 57 (31.32%) WAN
6 48 (26.37%) LAN
6 48 (26.37%) VMware
7 44 (24.18%) VPN
8 42 (23.08%) Data Centre
9 40 (21.98%) Wireless
9 40 (21.98%) Telecoms
10 39 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 38 (20.88%) CCNA
11 38 (20.88%) Active Directory
12 35 (19.23%) TCP/IP
13 34 (18.68%) Windows Server
14 31 (17.03%) Citrix
15 29 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (15.38%) ITIL
17 27 (14.84%) Finance
18 24 (13.19%) Avaya
18 24 (13.19%) Unified Communications
19 23 (12.64%) Project Management
19 23 (12.64%) IP Telephony
20 22 (12.09%) MPLS
20 22 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (12.09%) HP
20 22 (12.09%) Cisco ASA
21 20 (10.99%) MS Excel

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (10.99%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.79%) Moodle
3 15 (8.24%) MS Exchange
4 13 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.30%) Lync
7 5 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.75%) IIS
8 3 (1.65%) Apache
8 3 (1.65%) SugarCRM
9 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.10%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.55%) Confluence
10 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.69%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) MS Project
3 3 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.14%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.34%) Office 365
2 10 (5.49%) SaaS
3 6 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (34.07%) Firewall
2 57 (31.32%) WAN
3 48 (26.37%) LAN
4 44 (24.18%) VPN
5 40 (21.98%) Wireless
6 35 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 24 (13.19%) Unified Communications
8 23 (12.64%) IP Telephony
9 22 (12.09%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (12.09%) MPLS
10 19 (10.44%) BGP
10 19 (10.44%) PBX
11 18 (9.89%) EIGRP
12 16 (8.79%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (8.24%) DNS
13 15 (8.24%) Multicast
14 14 (7.69%) SAN
15 13 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
15 13 (7.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.65%) MS Access
1 3 (1.65%) MySQL
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (21.98%) Telecoms
2 27 (14.84%) Finance
3 4 (2.20%) Retail
4 3 (1.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Billing
5 1 (0.55%) French Language
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (19.78%) Network Engineer
2 24 (13.19%) Cisco Engineer
3 23 (12.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (11.54%) Analyst
5 20 (10.99%) Consultant
6 14 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 13 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Administrator
9 11 (6.04%) Project Manager
9 11 (6.04%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.95%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 8 (4.40%) Cisco Consultant
12 8 (4.40%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (4.40%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.85%) IT Engineer
13 7 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.30%) LAMP
2 5 (2.75%) Web Services
3 4 (2.20%) EDI
4 2 (1.10%) .NET
4 2 (1.10%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.14%) IVR
4 7 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.20%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.20%) FMCG
7 3 (1.65%) EPoS
7 3 (1.65%) SecurID
7 3 (1.65%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.10%) CCTV
8 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.10%) Handset
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
9 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) iSeries
9 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.97%) Windows
2 34 (18.68%) Windows Server
3 18 (9.89%) Windows 7
4 15 (8.24%) Linux
5 13 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.30%) CatOS
9 5 (2.75%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.20%) OpenVMS
11 3 (1.65%) CentOS
11 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.10%) Android
12 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.55%) OS/400
13 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.38%) ITIL
2 23 (12.64%) Project Management
3 19 (10.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (9.89%) Load Balancing
5 13 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 12 (6.59%) Presales
6 12 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (4.95%) CRM
8 8 (4.40%) Coaching
8 8 (4.40%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (3.85%) B2B
9 7 (3.85%) Configuration Management
9 7 (3.85%) Network Management
9 7 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 7 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (3.30%) Business Development
10 6 (3.30%) Data Analysis
11 4 (2.20%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (2.20%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.85%) Java
1 7 (3.85%) Perl
1 7 (3.85%) Python
2 4 (2.20%) KiXtart
2 4 (2.20%) SQL
3 3 (1.65%) PHP
4 2 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 63 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (31.32%) CCNP
3 38 (20.88%) CCNA
4 22 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (9.89%) MCSE
6 9 (4.95%) CCSA
7 7 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.20%) MCP
9 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.10%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (1.10%) MCITP
11 1 (0.55%) CCDA
11 1 (0.55%) CCIE
11 1 (0.55%) CCIP
11 1 (0.55%) Degree
11 1 (0.55%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.55%) MCSA
11 1 (0.55%) MCTS
11 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (20.88%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (6.04%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.85%) Xen
6 4 (2.20%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.10%) Firmware
7 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.10%) vSphere
8 1 (0.55%) XenApp
8 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 9 (4.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.20%) Dollar Universe
4 3 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.65%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.65%) Nagios
4 3 (1.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 107 (58.79%) Cisco
2 48 (26.37%) VMware
3 39 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 31 (17.03%) Citrix
5 24 (13.19%) Avaya
6 22 (12.09%) HP
7 19 (10.44%) Juniper
8 13 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 13 (7.14%) Palo Alto
9 12 (6.59%) F5
10 10 (5.49%) Nokia
11 7 (3.85%) Mitel
11 7 (3.85%) Qualys
11 7 (3.85%) Veeam
12 6 (3.30%) Apple
12 6 (3.30%) Genesys
12 6 (3.30%) NICE Systems
12 6 (3.30%) Verint
13 5 (2.75%) LANDesk
13 5 (2.75%) Red Hat
Uttoxeter, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Car & OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34627.00 - £34672.00 per annum + 40d Hol+Final Sal Pen+Health
Posted: 27 days ago