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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 142 164 192
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +28
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 95 63 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 1.13% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.33% 7.39% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 76 60 31
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 £24,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.29%
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
920 852 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.78% 15.33% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 730 763 730
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Shropshire +17 27 £38,500 -3.75%
Birmingham -29 23 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Coventry +13 14 £43,250 +19.31%
Staffordshire +7 10 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Worcestershire +17 9 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £29,000 - 2
Dudley - 2 £20,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,500 - 1
Walsall - 2 £22,750 -
Wolverhampton -1 1 £23,000 -54.00%
Herefordshire -6 1 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £40,000 -
Stourbridge - 1 - -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 112 (60.87%) Cisco
2 83 (45.11%) Firewall
3 69 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 68 (36.96%) WAN
5 67 (36.41%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (30.98%) CCNP
6 57 (30.98%) LAN
7 56 (30.43%) VPN
8 51 (27.72%) Windows
9 47 (25.54%) Project Management
10 46 (25.00%) CCNA
11 41 (22.28%) MPLS
12 38 (20.65%) Wireless
13 30 (16.30%) Windows Server
14 27 (14.67%) Active Directory
14 27 (14.67%) MS Exchange
15 25 (13.59%) CCIE
16 24 (13.04%) Microsoft
16 24 (13.04%) VMware
16 24 (13.04%) Cisco CUCM
17 23 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (12.50%) OSPF
17 23 (12.50%) BGP
17 23 (12.50%) EIGRP
18 22 (11.96%) Linux
19 21 (11.41%) Wi-Fi
20 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
20 20 (10.87%) DNS
20 20 (10.87%) F5

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 (14.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (4.35%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.26%) IIS
6 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.17%) SAS
7 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.15%) MS Project
3 7 (3.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (6.52%) Office 365
2 11 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.26%) IaaS
3 6 (3.26%) PaaS
4 4 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 83 (45.11%) Firewall
2 68 (36.96%) WAN
3 57 (30.98%) LAN
4 56 (30.43%) VPN
5 41 (22.28%) MPLS
6 38 (20.65%) Wireless
7 23 (12.50%) BGP
7 23 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 23 (12.50%) OSPF
8 21 (11.41%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (10.87%) DNS
10 19 (10.33%) Network Security
11 18 (9.78%) SSL
11 18 (9.78%) VLAN
12 17 (9.24%) TCP/IP
13 16 (8.70%) Internet
14 15 (8.15%) Cisco Wireless
14 15 (8.15%) DHCP
14 15 (8.15%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.54%) Subversion
1 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 69 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.52%) Finance
3 5 (2.72%) Billing
4 3 (1.63%) French Language
4 3 (1.63%) German Language
4 3 (1.63%) Law
5 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.54%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Military
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (29.35%) Network Engineer
2 23 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 22 (11.96%) Analyst
4 18 (9.78%) Support Analyst
4 18 (9.78%) VoIP Engineer
5 17 (9.24%) Consultant
6 15 (8.15%) Network Support
7 12 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (6.52%) Cisco Support
7 12 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 12 (6.52%) Team Leader
7 12 (6.52%) Telecoms Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) Cisco Analyst
8 10 (5.43%) Lead Network Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) IT Manager
9 9 (4.89%) Network Analyst
9 9 (4.89%) Network Support Analyst
9 9 (4.89%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.43%) FreeSWITCH
2 3 (1.63%) WAP
3 2 (1.09%) XML
4 1 (0.54%) HTML
4 1 (0.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.98%) iPad
1 11 (5.98%) IVR
2 10 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.35%) Clustering
4 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.26%) AS400
5 5 (2.72%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.72%) Handset
6 4 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.09%) Social Media
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.72%) Windows
2 30 (16.30%) Windows Server
3 23 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (11.96%) Linux
5 16 (8.70%) Unix
6 15 (8.15%) Windows 7
7 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.63%) Debian
9 3 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.63%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.54%) Android
11 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.54%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.54%) Project Management
2 19 (10.33%) ITIL
3 18 (9.78%) Presales
4 13 (7.07%) Migration
5 12 (6.52%) Network Optimisation
6 11 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.98%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.43%) PRINCE2
8 9 (4.89%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.89%) Scrum
9 8 (4.35%) Coaching
9 8 (4.35%) High Availability
9 8 (4.35%) Network Design
9 8 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (3.80%) Data Privacy
11 6 (3.26%) Data Protection
11 6 (3.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (2.72%) Workflow
13 4 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (2.17%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.07%) SQL
2 7 (3.80%) PHP
3 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.54%) C
3 1 (0.54%) C#
3 1 (0.54%) C++
3 1 (0.54%) Java
3 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (36.41%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (30.98%) CCNP
3 46 (25.00%) CCNA
4 25 (13.59%) CCIE
5 14 (7.61%) CCNP Voice
6 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.89%) Degree
8 7 (3.80%) CISSP
9 6 (3.26%) MCSA
9 6 (3.26%) MCSE
10 5 (2.72%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.63%) MCITP
12 2 (1.09%) CCDA
12 2 (1.09%) MCDST
12 2 (1.09%) MCTS
12 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.54%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.52%) OpenSIPS
5 8 (4.35%) Firmware
5 8 (4.35%) vSphere
6 4 (2.17%) XenApp
6 4 (2.17%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.17%) XenServer
7 3 (1.63%) Kamailio
8 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.54%) Postfix
9 1 (0.54%) Squid
9 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (13.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (5.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.63%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.63%) WSUS
4 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.09%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) Cacti
5 1 (0.54%) Nagios
5 1 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.54%) SCOM
5 1 (0.54%) SCSM
Vendors
1 112 (60.87%) Cisco
2 24 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.04%) VMware
3 20 (10.87%) F5
4 17 (9.24%) SonicWALL
5 14 (7.61%) HP
6 13 (7.07%) Juniper
7 11 (5.98%) Riverbed
8 9 (4.89%) Palo Alto
9 8 (4.35%) Citrix
9 8 (4.35%) Dell
9 8 (4.35%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.80%) Avaya
10 7 (3.80%) Draytek
10 7 (3.80%) Mitel
11 5 (2.72%) NetApp
11 5 (2.72%) Veeam
12 4 (2.17%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (2.17%) NETGEAR
12 4 (2.17%) Ruckus Wireless
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cannock
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Rugby
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago