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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 118 115
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 10 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.51% 1.04% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 7.51% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 20
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.01% -4.48%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 283 333 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.39% 13.91% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 212 256 359
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VoIP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 30 (60.00%) Cisco
2 29 (58.00%) Mitel
3 28 (56.00%) Telecoms
4 24 (48.00%) Avaya
5 19 (38.00%) WAN
5 19 (38.00%) Firewall
6 18 (36.00%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (32.00%) VLAN
8 15 (30.00%) LAN
9 11 (22.00%) ITIL
10 10 (20.00%) Handset
11 9 (18.00%) IVR
11 9 (18.00%) CCNA
11 9 (18.00%) Project Planning
12 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
12 8 (16.00%) Change Control
12 8 (16.00%) CCNP
12 8 (16.00%) Change Management
12 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
13 7 (14.00%) MPLS
13 7 (14.00%) ADSL
13 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (14.00%) MobileIron
13 7 (14.00%) Presales
14 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.00%) WLAN
15 5 (10.00%) PBX
15 5 (10.00%) Windows
15 5 (10.00%) Wireless

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 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Workfront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) Firewall
1 19 (38.00%) WAN
2 18 (36.00%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (32.00%) VLAN
4 15 (30.00%) LAN
5 7 (14.00%) ADSL
5 7 (14.00%) MPLS
6 6 (12.00%) WLAN
7 5 (10.00%) PBX
7 5 (10.00%) Wireless
8 4 (8.00%) Network Security
8 4 (8.00%) PABX
8 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.00%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (6.00%) DNS
9 3 (6.00%) VoLTE
10 2 (4.00%) NAS
10 2 (4.00%) SAN
11 1 (2.00%) H.323
11 1 (2.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (56.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Voice Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Telecoms Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Data Network Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Voice Network Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Network Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Project Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Project Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Network Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Open Source Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Voice Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Handset
2 9 (18.00%) IVR
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
1 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Project Planning
3 8 (16.00%) Change Control
3 8 (16.00%) Change Management
3 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (14.00%) Presales
5 3 (6.00%) Open Source
5 3 (6.00%) People Management
6 2 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.00%) CCNA
3 8 (16.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Kamailio
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Cisco
2 29 (58.00%) Mitel
3 24 (48.00%) Avaya
4 7 (14.00%) MobileIron
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) Nortel
6 3 (6.00%) BroadSoft
6 3 (6.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.00%) Remedy
7 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.00%) Brocade
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 4 days ago