Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 160 170
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -18
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 39 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.00% 0.95% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 6.38% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 26
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £28,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +6.67% -29.69%
10th Percentile £31,150 £25,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £49,600 £54,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +6.67%

VoIP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 644 580 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.59% 14.88% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 417 455 523
Birmingham median annual salary £43,429 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% - -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,750 £23,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Birmingham

VoIP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VoIP in Birmingham

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 29 (74.36%) Windows
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 25 (64.10%) ITIL
3 25 (64.10%) VMware
4 24 (61.54%) Firewall
5 22 (56.41%) Project Management
5 22 (56.41%) MS Exchange
5 22 (56.41%) WAN
6 21 (53.85%) LAN
6 21 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (51.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (48.72%) IPsec
8 19 (48.72%) Finance
8 19 (48.72%) PRINCE2
8 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
8 19 (48.72%) SSL
8 19 (48.72%) SAN
8 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (48.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 19 (48.72%) COBIT
8 19 (48.72%) Business Continuity
8 19 (48.72%) Network Design
8 19 (48.72%) Translating Business Requirements
8 19 (48.72%) IT Strategy
9 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 22 (56.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 22 (56.41%) WAN
3 21 (53.85%) LAN
4 19 (48.72%) IPsec
4 19 (48.72%) SAN
4 19 (48.72%) SSL
5 6 (15.38%) VPN
6 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.26%) DNS
8 3 (7.69%) DHCP
8 3 (7.69%) Internet
8 3 (7.69%) NAS
9 2 (5.13%) VLAN
9 2 (5.13%) VRRP
9 2 (5.13%) Wireless
10 1 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.56%) MPLS
10 1 (2.56%) VoLTE
10 1 (2.56%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Legal
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Analyst
2 19 (48.72%) Support Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Network Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Network Support
3 12 (30.77%) Network Support Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Architect
8 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior IT Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.13%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) ITIL
2 22 (56.41%) Project Management
3 21 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (51.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (48.72%) Business Continuity
5 19 (48.72%) IT Strategy
5 19 (48.72%) Network Design
5 19 (48.72%) PRINCE2
5 19 (48.72%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) B2B
7 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Direct Marketing
7 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (5.13%) Logistics
8 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (2.56%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.82%) CCNA
3 4 (10.26%) MCSE
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CISM
5 2 (5.13%) CISSP
5 2 (5.13%) MCITP
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (48.72%) COBIT
1 19 (48.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.26%) SLA
3 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
2 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) VMware
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Avaya
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) QNAP
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Acme Packet
5 1 (2.56%) AVG
5 1 (2.56%) BroadSoft
5 1 (2.56%) Capita
5 1 (2.56%) Draytek
5 1 (2.56%) GENBAND
5 1 (2.56%) Huawei
5 1 (2.56%) Meraki
5 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.56%) Sonus
5 1 (2.56%) Sophos
5 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard