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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 142 129 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +46
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 76 89 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.56% 1.70% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 11.90% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71 73 41
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £31,950
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +20.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,800 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%

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
798 748 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.39% 14.31% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 645 645 707
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 23 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Coventry +16 17 £46,000 +37.31% 5
Worcestershire -11 12 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Staffordshire +2 6 £25,000 -34.21%
Shropshire -8 3 £45,000 +9.75% 1
West Bromwich - 2 £25,000 -
Warwickshire +10 1 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Wolverhampton +3 1 - -
Herefordshire -28 1 £44,000 +62.96% 1
Dudley - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 92 (59.74%) Cisco
2 78 (50.65%) Firewall
3 61 (39.61%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (33.12%) CCNP
4 51 (33.12%) LAN
5 44 (28.57%) WAN
6 41 (26.62%) CCNA
7 40 (25.97%) VPN
7 40 (25.97%) Windows
8 39 (25.32%) VLAN
9 33 (21.43%) Project Management
9 33 (21.43%) Telecoms
10 29 (18.83%) MPLS
11 27 (17.53%) Wireless
11 27 (17.53%) TCP/IP
12 25 (16.23%) CCIE
12 25 (16.23%) Windows Server
13 24 (15.58%) Linux
13 24 (15.58%) ITIL
14 22 (14.29%) VMware
15 20 (12.99%) DNS
16 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
17 18 (11.69%) DSL
18 17 (11.04%) Active Directory
19 16 (10.39%) Hyper-V
20 15 (9.74%) Load Balancing
20 15 (9.74%) Meraki
21 14 (9.09%) Data Centre
21 14 (9.09%) Problem Management
21 14 (9.09%) Cisco IOS

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.25%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.79%) MS Office
3 7 (4.55%) MS Project
4 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (5.19%) Office 365
2 7 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.60%) IaaS
3 4 (2.60%) PaaS
4 2 (1.30%) G Suite
4 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (50.65%) Firewall
2 51 (33.12%) LAN
3 44 (28.57%) WAN
4 40 (25.97%) VPN
5 39 (25.32%) VLAN
6 29 (18.83%) MPLS
7 27 (17.53%) TCP/IP
7 27 (17.53%) Wireless
8 20 (12.99%) DNS
9 18 (11.69%) DSL
10 14 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (8.44%) WLAN
12 12 (7.79%) Network Security
13 10 (6.49%) DHCP
13 10 (6.49%) Ethernet
13 10 (6.49%) SAN
14 9 (5.84%) Internet
15 8 (5.19%) 802.11
15 8 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) GIS
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.49%) Finance
3 6 (3.90%) Billing
4 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.95%) Automotive
5 3 (1.95%) Retail
6 2 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (27.92%) Network Engineer
2 26 (16.88%) Analyst
3 20 (12.99%) Senior Network Engineer
4 16 (10.39%) Network Analyst
4 16 (10.39%) VoIP Engineer
5 11 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.84%) Help Desk Support
6 9 (5.84%) Voice Engineer
7 8 (5.19%) Administrator
8 7 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Cisco Support
8 7 (4.55%) Design Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Network Support
8 7 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Cisco Analyst
9 6 (3.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Open Source Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.19%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.90%) FreeSWITCH
2 6 (3.90%) XMPP
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.84%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.90%) IVR
4 5 (3.25%) Clustering
5 4 (2.60%) AS400
5 4 (2.60%) Fintech
6 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.95%) iPad
7 2 (1.30%) Handset
7 2 (1.30%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.65%) CCTV
8 1 (0.65%) iPhone
8 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.65%) PMI
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.97%) Windows
2 25 (16.23%) Windows Server
3 24 (15.58%) Linux
4 13 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.55%) Windows 10
7 6 (3.90%) Unix
8 4 (2.60%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.95%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.30%) Android
11 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) Debian
11 1 (0.65%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.43%) Project Management
2 24 (15.58%) ITIL
3 15 (9.74%) Load Balancing
4 14 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 9 (5.84%) Change Control
5 9 (5.84%) Configuration Management
5 9 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (5.84%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.19%) Change Management
6 8 (5.19%) Data Security
6 8 (5.19%) Project Planning
7 7 (4.55%) High Availability
7 7 (4.55%) Open Source
8 6 (3.90%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.25%) Business Continuity
10 4 (2.60%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.60%) Integration Testing
10 4 (2.60%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.60%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.95%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) C
3 1 (0.65%) PHP
3 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (39.61%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (33.12%) CCNP
3 41 (26.62%) CCNA
4 25 (16.23%) CCIE
5 12 (7.79%) CCNP Voice
6 10 (6.49%) CCDA
7 8 (5.19%) CWNA
8 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.95%) MCSE
10 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.65%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (0.65%) MCDST
11 1 (0.65%) MCITP
11 1 (0.65%) MCP
11 1 (0.65%) MCSA
11 1 (0.65%) MCTS
11 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.44%) SLA
2 4 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.95%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (11.04%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.39%) Hyper-V
3 13 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.90%) Kamailio
5 2 (1.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.65%) Firmware
6 1 (0.65%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (3.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (2.60%) WSUS
5 3 (1.95%) SCCM
5 3 (1.95%) SCOM
6 2 (1.30%) Nagios
6 2 (1.30%) Opsview
7 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) SCSM
Vendors
1 92 (59.74%) Cisco
2 22 (14.29%) VMware
3 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.74%) Meraki
5 12 (7.79%) F5
5 12 (7.79%) Mitel
6 9 (5.84%) Avaya
7 8 (5.19%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.55%) SonicWALL
9 6 (3.90%) BroadSoft
9 6 (3.90%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.90%) Draytek
9 6 (3.90%) HP
9 6 (3.90%) NETGEAR
10 4 (2.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (2.60%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.60%) Huawei
10 4 (2.60%) LANDesk
10 4 (2.60%) NetApp
10 4 (2.60%) Remedy
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry and Warks Partnership Trust
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Coventry and Warks Partnership Trust
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Team Jobs
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum bonus,van,overtime,training
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus incentives
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NACRO
Salary: £62,525 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago