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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 150 129 176
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +47
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 79 91 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 1.76% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.32% 10.95% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 68 77 52
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,457
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +5.40%
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
950 831 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.02% 16.05% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 737 727 836
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £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 2 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Coventry +9 22 £42,000 +25.37% 5
Birmingham -31 19 £26,500 -29.33% 2
Worcestershire +11 13 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Dudley +16 10 £32,000 +56.09%
Staffordshire 0 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Shropshire -5 5 £41,250 +0.60% 4
Wolverhampton +7 4 £25,000 -30.55%
Stourbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Walsall - 2 £23,500 -
West Bromwich - 2 £25,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £33,500 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 - 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 105 (60.34%) Cisco
2 95 (54.60%) Firewall
3 70 (40.23%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (35.63%) CCNP
5 59 (33.91%) VPN
6 57 (32.76%) WAN
7 56 (32.18%) LAN
8 54 (31.03%) Telecoms
9 44 (25.29%) Project Management
10 43 (24.71%) CCNA
11 41 (23.56%) Windows
11 41 (23.56%) MPLS
12 39 (22.41%) VLAN
13 30 (17.24%) Wireless
13 30 (17.24%) CCIE
14 25 (14.37%) ITIL
14 25 (14.37%) Windows Server
15 24 (13.79%) Linux
16 21 (12.07%) MS Excel
16 21 (12.07%) DNS
16 21 (12.07%) TCP/IP
16 21 (12.07%) F5
17 20 (11.49%) VMware
18 19 (10.92%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (10.92%) Microsoft
19 18 (10.34%) Active Directory
19 18 (10.34%) DSL
19 18 (10.34%) Hyper-V
20 17 (9.77%) Cisco CUCM
20 17 (9.77%) Load Balancing

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 16 (9.20%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.87%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.90%) MS Project
3 10 (5.75%) MS Office
4 3 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) Office 365
2 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.30%) IaaS
4 4 (2.30%) PaaS
5 2 (1.15%) SaaS
6 1 (0.57%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 95 (54.60%) Firewall
2 59 (33.91%) VPN
3 57 (32.76%) WAN
4 56 (32.18%) LAN
5 41 (23.56%) MPLS
6 39 (22.41%) VLAN
7 30 (17.24%) Wireless
8 21 (12.07%) DNS
8 21 (12.07%) TCP/IP
9 19 (10.92%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (10.34%) DSL
11 16 (9.20%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (9.20%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (8.62%) Internet
12 15 (8.62%) Network Security
13 13 (7.47%) BGP
13 13 (7.47%) OSPF
14 12 (6.90%) DHCP
14 12 (6.90%) EIGRP
14 12 (6.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.15%) GIS
2 2 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.57%) Subversion
1 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.75%) Finance
3 8 (4.60%) Billing
4 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.72%) Automotive
5 3 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (31.61%) Network Engineer
2 31 (17.82%) Analyst
3 27 (15.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 22 (12.64%) Network Analyst
5 16 (9.20%) Support Analyst
6 15 (8.62%) Network Support
6 15 (8.62%) VoIP Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Cisco Support
7 12 (6.90%) Lead Network Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Cisco Analyst
9 10 (5.75%) Network Support Analyst
9 10 (5.75%) Telecoms Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Administrator
10 9 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (4.60%) Technical Leader
12 7 (4.02%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 7 (4.02%) Team Leader
13 6 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
13 6 (3.45%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.72%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.72%) FreeSWITCH
2 2 (1.15%) XMPP
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.57%) WAP
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.47%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.17%) Driving Licence
3 8 (4.60%) iPad
4 6 (3.45%) Clustering
5 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.30%) AS400
6 3 (1.72%) Fintech
6 3 (1.72%) IVR
7 2 (1.15%) Handset
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.57%) PMI
8 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.56%) Windows
2 25 (14.37%) Windows Server
3 24 (13.79%) Linux
4 14 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.75%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.02%) Unix
8 6 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.72%) Debian
10 3 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.15%) Android
11 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.15%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.57%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.29%) Project Management
2 25 (14.37%) ITIL
3 17 (9.77%) Load Balancing
4 13 (7.47%) Problem Management
5 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.75%) PRINCE2
6 9 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (5.17%) Mentoring
6 9 (5.17%) Service Delivery
7 8 (4.60%) Change Management
7 8 (4.60%) Data Security
8 7 (4.02%) Data Privacy
8 7 (4.02%) High Availability
8 7 (4.02%) Network Optimisation
8 7 (4.02%) Scrum
9 6 (3.45%) Coaching
9 6 (3.45%) Presales
10 5 (2.87%) Network Design
10 5 (2.87%) Project Planning
10 5 (2.87%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.60%) SQL
2 4 (2.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.15%) C
3 2 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (0.57%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.57%) C#
4 1 (0.57%) C++
4 1 (0.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 70 (40.23%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (35.63%) CCNP
3 43 (24.71%) CCNA
4 30 (17.24%) CCIE
5 15 (8.62%) CCNP Voice
6 10 (5.75%) CCDA
7 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.87%) CISSP
9 3 (1.72%) CWNA
10 2 (1.15%) Degree
10 2 (1.15%) MCDST
10 2 (1.15%) MCITP
10 2 (1.15%) MCSA
10 2 (1.15%) MCSE
10 2 (1.15%) MCTS
11 1 (0.57%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 18 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 13 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.45%) Firmware
4 4 (2.30%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (1.15%) Kamailio
5 2 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.57%) Postfix
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (9.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (5.17%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.30%) SCCM
3 4 (2.30%) WSUS
4 3 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.72%) Nagios
4 3 (1.72%) SCOM
5 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.15%) Opsview
6 1 (0.57%) Cacti
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 105 (60.34%) Cisco
2 21 (12.07%) F5
3 20 (11.49%) VMware
4 19 (10.92%) Microsoft
5 15 (8.62%) SonicWALL
6 9 (5.17%) Draytek
6 9 (5.17%) HP
6 9 (5.17%) Meraki
7 8 (4.60%) Mitel
7 8 (4.60%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.02%) NETGEAR
9 6 (3.45%) Palo Alto
9 6 (3.45%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.87%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.30%) Dell
11 4 (2.30%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.30%) Huawei
11 4 (2.30%) Juniper
11 4 (2.30%) LANDesk
11 4 (2.30%) Remedy
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 14 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Connected IT
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £23k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago