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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 146 160 188
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +28
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 90 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.56% 1.21% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.57% 8.11% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 33
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
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
940 801 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.26% 14.88% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 721 696 764
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £63,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Birmingham -28 27 £25,500 -50.48% 2
Coventry +11 22 £43,500 +28.88% 2
Shropshire +2 14 £40,000 - 2
Worcestershire +16 9 £47,500 +137.50%
Staffordshire +8 9 £45,000 +24.13%
Dudley 0 6 £40,000 +95.12% 1
Herefordshire -2 3 £35,500 -23.24%
Warwickshire - 3 £31,000 - 1
Stourbridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wolverhampton -1 2 £31,500 -37.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,500 -
Walsall - 2 £22,750 - 2
West Bromwich - 1 £42,500 -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 116 (59.79%) Cisco
2 103 (53.09%) Firewall
3 73 (37.63%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (36.08%) VPN
4 70 (36.08%) WAN
5 65 (33.51%) CCNP
6 62 (31.96%) LAN
6 62 (31.96%) Telecoms
7 55 (28.35%) MPLS
8 53 (27.32%) Windows
9 50 (25.77%) Project Management
10 45 (23.20%) CCNA
11 39 (20.10%) Wireless
12 36 (18.56%) VLAN
13 34 (17.53%) Windows Server
14 28 (14.43%) CCIE
15 27 (13.92%) Active Directory
15 27 (13.92%) DNS
15 27 (13.92%) MS Exchange
16 26 (13.40%) Linux
17 25 (12.89%) Microsoft
17 25 (12.89%) VMware
18 24 (12.37%) ITIL
18 24 (12.37%) Cisco ASA
19 23 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
19 23 (11.86%) OSPF
19 23 (11.86%) BGP
20 22 (11.34%) EIGRP
20 22 (11.34%) F5
21 21 (10.82%) Cisco CUCM

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 27 (13.92%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (5.15%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.61%) IIS
6 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.06%) SAS
8 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.70%) MS Project
3 8 (4.12%) MS Office
4 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.67%) Office 365
3 5 (2.58%) IaaS
3 5 (2.58%) PaaS
4 4 (2.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 103 (53.09%) Firewall
2 70 (36.08%) VPN
2 70 (36.08%) WAN
3 62 (31.96%) LAN
4 55 (28.35%) MPLS
5 39 (20.10%) Wireless
6 36 (18.56%) VLAN
7 27 (13.92%) DNS
8 24 (12.37%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (11.86%) BGP
9 23 (11.86%) OSPF
10 22 (11.34%) EIGRP
11 21 (10.82%) TCP/IP
11 21 (10.82%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (10.31%) Internet
12 20 (10.31%) SSL
13 19 (9.79%) DHCP
14 16 (8.25%) Network Security
15 15 (7.73%) Cisco Wireless
15 15 (7.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.61%) MySQL
3 1 (0.52%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.52%) Subversion
1 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (31.96%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.19%) Finance
3 8 (4.12%) Billing
4 3 (1.55%) Law
5 2 (1.03%) French Language
5 2 (1.03%) German Language
5 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (28.87%) Network Engineer
2 34 (17.53%) Analyst
3 27 (13.92%) Senior Network Engineer
4 24 (12.37%) Support Analyst
5 18 (9.28%) Network Analyst
5 18 (9.28%) Network Support
5 18 (9.28%) VoIP Engineer
6 16 (8.25%) Consultant
7 14 (7.22%) Cisco Support
8 13 (6.70%) Network Support Analyst
8 13 (6.70%) Telecoms Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Cisco Analyst
10 11 (5.67%) Lead Network Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.15%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) Technical Leader
12 9 (4.64%) IT Support
13 8 (4.12%) Cisco Engineer
13 8 (4.12%) Cisco Network Analyst
13 8 (4.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.64%) FreeSWITCH
2 3 (1.55%) WAP
3 2 (1.03%) XML
4 1 (0.52%) HTML
4 1 (0.52%) Web Services
4 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.67%) iPad
3 9 (4.64%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.64%) IVR
4 7 (3.61%) Clustering
5 5 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.58%) AS400
6 4 (2.06%) Handset
6 4 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.32%) Windows
2 34 (17.53%) Windows Server
3 26 (13.40%) Linux
4 23 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (8.25%) Unix
6 15 (7.73%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.58%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.06%) Debian
11 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.03%) Android
12 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.03%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.52%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.77%) Project Management
2 24 (12.37%) ITIL
3 18 (9.28%) Presales
4 14 (7.22%) Load Balancing
5 13 (6.70%) Network Optimisation
6 12 (6.19%) Mentoring
7 10 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.15%) Migration
7 10 (5.15%) PRINCE2
8 9 (4.64%) Coaching
8 9 (4.64%) High Availability
8 9 (4.64%) Scrum
8 9 (4.64%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.12%) Data Security
9 8 (4.12%) Problem Management
9 8 (4.12%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (3.61%) Data Privacy
11 6 (3.09%) Network Design
11 6 (3.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.73%) SQL
2 7 (3.61%) PHP
3 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.03%) C
5 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.52%) C#
5 1 (0.52%) C++
5 1 (0.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 73 (37.63%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (33.51%) CCNP
3 45 (23.20%) CCNA
4 28 (14.43%) CCIE
5 15 (7.73%) CCNP Voice
6 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (4.12%) CCDA
8 7 (3.61%) CISSP
8 7 (3.61%) Degree
9 5 (2.58%) MCSE
10 4 (2.06%) MCSA
11 3 (1.55%) MCITP
11 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.03%) MCDST
12 2 (1.03%) MCTS
13 1 (0.52%) Avaya Certification
13 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.52%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.82%) Hyper-V
3 20 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.19%) OpenSIPS
5 9 (4.64%) Firmware
6 8 (4.12%) vSphere
7 4 (2.06%) XenApp
7 4 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.06%) XenServer
8 2 (1.03%) Kamailio
8 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.52%) Postfix
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (10.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (4.12%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.55%) Nagios
3 3 (1.55%) SCOM
3 3 (1.55%) WSUS
4 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.03%) Opsview
4 2 (1.03%) SCCM
5 1 (0.52%) Cacti
5 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.52%) SCSM
Vendors
1 116 (59.79%) Cisco
2 25 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.89%) VMware
3 22 (11.34%) F5
4 18 (9.28%) SonicWALL
5 17 (8.76%) HP
6 11 (5.67%) Riverbed
7 10 (5.15%) Draytek
7 10 (5.15%) Juniper
8 9 (4.64%) Palo Alto
9 8 (4.12%) Dell
9 8 (4.12%) Mitel
10 7 (3.61%) Avaya
10 7 (3.61%) NETGEAR
10 7 (3.61%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.09%) Citrix
12 5 (2.58%) Meraki
12 5 (2.58%) NetApp
12 5 (2.58%) Veeam
13 4 (2.06%) Aerohive Networks
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