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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 106 113
Rank change year-on-year +27 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 41 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.20% 1.50% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.30% 9.81% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 6
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.84%  

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 268 367 272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.37% 15.31% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 210 291 230
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 31 (54.39%) Telecoms
2 26 (45.61%) Cisco
3 24 (42.11%) Mitel
4 23 (40.35%) Avaya
4 23 (40.35%) Firewall
5 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (28.07%) WAN
7 15 (26.32%) LAN
7 15 (26.32%) ITIL
8 14 (24.56%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (24.56%) VLAN
9 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
9 11 (19.30%) Linux
9 11 (19.30%) CCNA
9 11 (19.30%) Project Planning
9 11 (19.30%) Change Control
10 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
10 10 (17.54%) Change Management
10 10 (17.54%) Handset
11 9 (15.79%) CCNP
12 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.04%) Windows
13 7 (12.28%) DNS
13 7 (12.28%) MPLS
13 7 (12.28%) IVR
13 7 (12.28%) PABX
13 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (10.53%) VoLTE
14 6 (10.53%) FreeSWITCH
14 6 (10.53%) Kamailio

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 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) Firewall
2 16 (28.07%) WAN
3 15 (26.32%) LAN
4 14 (24.56%) VLAN
4 14 (24.56%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.28%) DNS
6 7 (12.28%) MPLS
6 7 (12.28%) PABX
7 6 (10.53%) Asterisk PBX
7 6 (10.53%) VoLTE
8 5 (8.77%) ADSL
8 5 (8.77%) Network Security
9 4 (7.02%) Skype
10 3 (5.26%) PBX
10 3 (5.26%) SAN
11 2 (3.51%) DSL
11 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.51%) WLAN
12 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (54.39%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Data Network Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Design Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Network Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Open Source Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Voice Network Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) VoIP Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Telecoms Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Avaya Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Avaya Voice Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Data Network Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Handset
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) IVR
3 3 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.51%) Fintech
5 1 (1.75%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Change Control
2 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
2 11 (19.30%) Project Planning
3 10 (17.54%) Change Management
3 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.53%) Open Source
5 5 (8.77%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (8.77%) People Management
6 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (5.26%) Presales
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.51%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Security Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.30%) CCNA
3 9 (15.79%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) MCSE
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Kamailio
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Cisco
2 24 (42.11%) Mitel
3 23 (40.35%) Avaya
4 6 (10.53%) BroadSoft
4 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 5 (8.77%) MobileIron
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.02%) Nortel
7 3 (5.26%) Juniper
7 3 (5.26%) LANDesk
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy
7 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.51%) EMC
8 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.75%) Brocade
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix
9 1 (1.75%) F5
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
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