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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 169 179 137
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 62 40 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.74% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.92% 4.58% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 59 27 47
Average salary £36,097 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
896 874 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.31% 16.27% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 811 716 804
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,800 £55,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +10 24 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Worcestershire -1 9 £36,097 +11.06% 2
Staffordshire +13 7 £31,500 -10.00%
Herefordshire - 5 £46,250 -
Coventry -17 4 £36,250 +20.83% 3
Solihull +9 3 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £26,000 -
West Bromwich -4 1 - -
Warwickshire -19 1 £26,000 -25.71%
Dudley - 1 £29,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 80 (59.26%) Cisco
2 56 (41.48%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (41.48%) Firewall
3 43 (31.85%) CCNA
3 43 (31.85%) Windows
4 39 (28.89%) WAN
5 38 (28.15%) LAN
6 35 (25.93%) CCNP
6 35 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 35 (25.93%) VMware
7 34 (25.19%) DNS
8 32 (23.70%) VPN
8 32 (23.70%) Telecoms
9 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
10 24 (17.78%) Wireless
11 23 (17.04%) VLAN
11 23 (17.04%) OSPF
11 23 (17.04%) BGP
11 23 (17.04%) Hyper-V
12 22 (16.30%) Project Management
12 22 (16.30%) ITIL
13 21 (15.56%) Linux
13 21 (15.56%) DHCP
13 21 (15.56%) MS Exchange
14 20 (14.81%) MPLS
14 20 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (14.07%) Internet
15 19 (14.07%) SQL Server
16 17 (12.59%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (12.59%) Office 365

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.44%) Apache
4 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.74%) Lync
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.59%) Office 365
2 3 (2.22%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 56 (41.48%) Firewall
2 39 (28.89%) WAN
3 38 (28.15%) LAN
4 34 (25.19%) DNS
5 32 (23.70%) VPN
6 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 24 (17.78%) Wireless
8 23 (17.04%) VLAN
8 23 (17.04%) OSPF
8 23 (17.04%) BGP
9 21 (15.56%) DHCP
10 20 (14.81%) MPLS
10 20 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
11 19 (14.07%) Internet
12 17 (12.59%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (10.37%) SAN
14 13 (9.63%) EIGRP
15 12 (8.89%) Ethernet
15 12 (8.89%) IP Telephony
16 11 (8.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) MySQL
3 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 32 (23.70%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.63%) Finance
3 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.48%) Games
4 2 (1.48%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) French Language
5 1 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 12 (8.89%) Analyst
3 10 (7.41%) Administrator
4 9 (6.67%) Architect
5 8 (5.93%) Network Analyst
6 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Consultant
6 7 (5.19%) Network Administrator
6 7 (5.19%) Telecoms Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Lead Developer
7 6 (4.44%) PHP Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.44%) Technical Architect
7 6 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Lead PHP Developer
7 6 (4.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Head of IT
9 4 (2.96%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.19%) CSS
2 6 (4.44%) HTML
2 6 (4.44%) LAMP
2 6 (4.44%) jQuery
2 6 (4.44%) Ext JS
2 6 (4.44%) HTML5
2 6 (4.44%) CSS3
3 3 (2.22%) .NET
3 3 (2.22%) OLE
4 2 (1.48%) J2EE
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.74%) Web Services
5 1 (0.74%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.93%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.44%) Clustering
3 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.96%) Replication
4 4 (2.96%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.96%) FMCG
4 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.22%) CCTV
5 3 (2.22%) iPhone
5 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.22%) Handset
5 3 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.22%) IVR
6 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) Social Media
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.74%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.85%) Windows
2 21 (15.56%) Linux
3 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (8.15%) Windows 8
4 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.93%) UNIX
7 5 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.74%) Android
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.30%) ITIL
1 22 (16.30%) Project Management
2 15 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 13 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 10 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 9 (6.67%) Change Control
6 9 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (5.93%) High Availability
7 8 (5.93%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.19%) Network Management
8 7 (5.19%) Network Architecture
8 7 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.44%) OOP
9 6 (4.44%) OO
9 6 (4.44%) Project Planning
9 6 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.70%) ERP
10 5 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.67%) PHP
2 7 (5.19%) SQL
2 7 (5.19%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.48%) C
4 1 (0.74%) Perl
4 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.74%) VBA
4 1 (0.74%) Python
4 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (41.48%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (31.85%) CCNA
3 35 (25.93%) CCNP
4 11 (8.15%) MCSE
4 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.41%) Degree
6 7 (5.19%) MCSA
7 4 (2.96%) CCENT
8 3 (2.22%) CCIE
8 3 (2.22%) CCIP
8 3 (2.22%) CCSA
9 2 (1.48%) MCDST
10 1 (0.74%) MCP
10 1 (0.74%) CCDA
10 1 (0.74%) CCDP
10 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.04%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.96%) vSphere
5 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.74%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.74%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) SCCM
2 5 (3.70%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.96%) Nagios
4 3 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.22%) SCOM
4 3 (2.22%) Cacti
4 3 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.48%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 80 (59.26%) Cisco
2 35 (25.93%) VMware
3 16 (11.85%) Avaya
4 15 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (11.11%) HP
5 10 (7.41%) Mitel
6 8 (5.93%) Veeam
7 7 (5.19%) F5
7 7 (5.19%) Juniper
7 7 (5.19%) SAP
7 7 (5.19%) Citrix
7 7 (5.19%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.70%) Brocade
9 4 (2.96%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.96%) Red Gate
9 4 (2.96%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.22%) Remedy
10 3 (2.22%) Apple
10 3 (2.22%) Genesys
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Car Scheme + Pension + Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34649.00 - £37545.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34649.00 - £37545.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago