Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 139 108
Rank change year-on-year -7 -31 +57
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 43 56 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.19% 1.35% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 8.90% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 59
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,300 £22,650 £22,650
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £62,600
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.58% +20.57%

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 529 629 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.61% 15.16% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 354 400 585
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 32 (74.42%) WAN
2 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Firewall
3 27 (62.79%) LAN
4 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
5 25 (58.14%) VMware
6 24 (55.81%) Finance
7 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
8 20 (46.51%) ITIL
9 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
9 19 (44.19%) Project Management
10 18 (41.86%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (39.53%) Network Design
12 16 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (37.21%) IPsec
12 16 (37.21%) SAN
12 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (37.21%) PRINCE2
12 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
12 16 (37.21%) SSL
12 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (37.21%) Business Continuity
12 16 (37.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 16 (37.21%) COBIT
12 16 (37.21%) IT Strategy
12 16 (37.21%) Translating Business Requirements
13 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (25.58%) CCNA
15 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification

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 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) WAN
2 30 (69.77%) Firewall
3 27 (62.79%) LAN
4 16 (37.21%) IPsec
4 16 (37.21%) SAN
4 16 (37.21%) SSL
5 10 (23.26%) MPLS
6 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
6 9 (20.93%) VLAN
7 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
7 6 (13.95%) VPN
8 5 (11.63%) DHCP
8 5 (11.63%) DNS
9 4 (9.30%) Wireless
10 3 (6.98%) OSPF
10 3 (6.98%) VRRP
11 2 (4.65%) ADSL
11 2 (4.65%) BGP
11 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (4.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 17 (39.53%) Support Analyst
3 14 (32.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (25.58%) Network Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Network Support
5 10 (23.26%) Network Support Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) Consultant
7 6 (13.95%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 6 (13.95%) Support Consultant
7 6 (13.95%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (13.95%) Technical Support
7 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Consultant
8 5 (11.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
8 5 (11.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
8 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 4 (9.30%) Chief Technology Officer
9 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Product Director
9 4 (9.30%) Technical Director
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) AS400
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Handset
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) Unix
7 2 (4.65%) HPUX
7 2 (4.65%) Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 19 (44.19%) Project Management
3 17 (39.53%) Network Design
4 16 (37.21%) Business Continuity
4 16 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (37.21%) IT Strategy
4 16 (37.21%) PRINCE2
4 16 (37.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (37.21%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (20.93%) BCP
5 9 (20.93%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (20.93%) Contingency Planning
5 9 (20.93%) Six Sigma
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.65%) Presales
8 2 (4.65%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) Process Management
8 2 (4.65%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.58%) CCNA
3 10 (23.26%) MCSE
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (16.28%) DBS Check
5 5 (11.63%) CCNP
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.33%) CCDA
7 1 (2.33%) CCDP
7 1 (2.33%) CCIP
7 1 (2.33%) CCSA
7 1 (2.33%) CCSP
7 1 (2.33%) CISSP
7 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) COBIT
1 16 (37.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
3 18 (41.86%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 7 (16.28%) Sophos
3 6 (13.95%) AVG
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Aruba
4 2 (4.65%) Mitel
4 2 (4.65%) Sage
5 1 (2.33%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (2.33%) Avaya
5 1 (2.33%) Brocade
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.33%) Huawei
5 1 (2.33%) Infoblox
5 1 (2.33%) Meraki
5 1 (2.33%) NEC
5 1 (2.33%) Panasonic