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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 152 177 126
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -51
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 69 39 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.72% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.82% 4.27% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65 33 58
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
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
882 914 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 16.76% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 794 742 782
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +26 34 £42,678 +42.26% 2
Worcestershire +3 7 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Coventry -12 6 £32,250 +4.03% 5
Staffordshire +9 5 £35,000 -
Solihull +9 4 £32,750 -
Herefordshire - 4 £46,250 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 87 (66.41%) Cisco
2 59 (45.04%) Firewall
3 55 (41.98%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (36.64%) Windows
5 44 (33.59%) VMware
6 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
7 39 (29.77%) VPN
7 39 (29.77%) WAN
8 38 (29.01%) LAN
8 38 (29.01%) CCNA
9 36 (27.48%) CCNP
9 36 (27.48%) DNS
10 27 (20.61%) TCP/IP
10 27 (20.61%) Hyper-V
11 26 (19.85%) MS Exchange
11 26 (19.85%) ITIL
12 23 (17.56%) DHCP
12 23 (17.56%) Cisco IOS
13 22 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (16.79%) BGP
14 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
14 21 (16.03%) VLAN
15 20 (15.27%) Wireless
15 20 (15.27%) Telecoms
15 20 (15.27%) Finance
15 20 (15.27%) Office 365
16 19 (14.50%) HP
16 19 (14.50%) SAN
16 19 (14.50%) Internet
16 19 (14.50%) OSPF

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (19.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.05%) Lync
6 3 (2.29%) Moodle
6 3 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.29%) Apache
7 2 (1.53%) IIS
7 2 (1.53%) Zimbra
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.27%) Office 365
2 3 (2.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 59 (45.04%) Firewall
2 39 (29.77%) WAN
2 39 (29.77%) VPN
3 38 (29.01%) LAN
4 36 (27.48%) DNS
5 27 (20.61%) TCP/IP
6 23 (17.56%) DHCP
6 23 (17.56%) Cisco IOS
7 22 (16.79%) BGP
8 21 (16.03%) VLAN
9 20 (15.27%) Wireless
10 19 (14.50%) SAN
10 19 (14.50%) Internet
10 19 (14.50%) OSPF
11 17 (12.98%) EIGRP
12 16 (12.21%) MPLS
13 14 (10.69%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (8.40%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (7.63%) SNMP
16 9 (6.87%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.82%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 20 (15.27%) Telecoms
1 20 (15.27%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Games
3 1 (0.76%) French Language
3 1 (0.76%) German Language
3 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (26.72%) Network Engineer
2 14 (10.69%) Analyst
3 13 (9.92%) Administrator
4 10 (7.63%) Consultant
5 9 (6.87%) Architect
5 9 (6.87%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (6.87%) Network Administrator
6 8 (6.11%) Network Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.58%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.58%) IT Support
9 5 (3.82%) Telecoms Engineer
10 4 (3.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.05%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.05%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.05%) Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.05%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) .NET
2 4 (3.05%) CSS
3 3 (2.29%) OLE
3 3 (2.29%) LAMP
3 3 (2.29%) jQuery
3 3 (2.29%) Ext JS
3 3 (2.29%) HTML5
3 3 (2.29%) CSS3
3 3 (2.29%) HTML
4 2 (1.53%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) J2EE
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.34%) FMCG
2 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.34%) Replication
3 5 (3.82%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.29%) iPhone
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.29%) CCTV
5 3 (2.29%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.29%) Handset
5 3 (2.29%) Clustering
6 2 (1.53%) IVR
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) GIS
7 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (36.64%) Windows
2 15 (11.45%) Linux
3 13 (9.92%) Windows 8
3 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (7.63%) Windows XP
4 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.87%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.58%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.82%) UNIX
9 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.76%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.85%) ITIL
2 17 (12.98%) Project Management
2 17 (12.98%) Service Delivery
3 14 (10.69%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.63%) Network Management
4 10 (7.63%) Mentoring
5 9 (6.87%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (6.11%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.34%) Data Analysis
7 7 (5.34%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.34%) High Availability
7 7 (5.34%) Change Control
8 6 (4.58%) Project Planning
9 5 (3.82%) Coaching
9 5 (3.82%) ERP
10 4 (3.05%) CRM
10 4 (3.05%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.34%) SQL
2 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.05%) PHP
3 2 (1.53%) C#
4 1 (0.76%) Perl
4 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.76%) VBA
4 1 (0.76%) Python
4 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (41.98%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (29.01%) CCNA
3 36 (27.48%) CCNP
4 17 (12.98%) MCSE
4 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.87%) MCSA
5 9 (6.87%) Degree
6 7 (5.34%) CCSA
7 3 (2.29%) CCIE
7 3 (2.29%) CCIP
7 3 (2.29%) CCENT
8 2 (1.53%) MCDST
9 1 (0.76%) CCDA
9 1 (0.76%) CCDP
9 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.21%) SLA
2 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.61%) Hyper-V
3 22 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.05%) vSphere
4 4 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) SCCM
2 5 (3.82%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.29%) Nagios
3 3 (2.29%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.29%) SCOM
3 3 (2.29%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (2.29%) Cacti
3 3 (2.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.53%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.76%) WSUS
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 87 (66.41%) Cisco
2 44 (33.59%) VMware
3 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.50%) HP
5 16 (12.21%) Avaya
6 11 (8.40%) CheckPoint
7 10 (7.63%) Veeam
8 9 (6.87%) Mitel
9 8 (6.11%) Citrix
10 7 (5.34%) SAP
10 7 (5.34%) Nokia
10 7 (5.34%) Juniper
10 7 (5.34%) Verint
11 6 (4.58%) F5
12 4 (3.05%) Red Gate
12 4 (3.05%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (3.05%) McAfee
12 4 (3.05%) Brocade
13 3 (2.29%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.29%) Blue Coat
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £33,117 to £35,055 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: circa £26,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34627.00 - £34672.00 per annum + 40day Hol,Final Sal Pen,Health
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34627 - £34672 per annum + 40day Hol, Final Sal Pen, Health
Posted: 24 days ago