Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 122 136
Rank change year-on-year -33 +14 +31
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 45 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.21% 1.54% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.31% 11.40% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 47
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £28,875 £26,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £50,700
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +12.68%

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 616 500 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.55% 13.52% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 369 364 512
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,950 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,750 £57,500 £60,000
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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 34 (75.56%) Firewall
4 31 (68.89%) WAN
5 30 (66.67%) LAN
5 30 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 30 (66.67%) VMware
6 28 (62.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (62.22%) ITIL
7 26 (57.78%) Finance
7 26 (57.78%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (55.56%) Project Management
9 24 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (53.33%) Network Design
10 23 (51.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 23 (51.11%) Business Continuity
10 23 (51.11%) COBIT
10 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (51.11%) IPsec
10 23 (51.11%) PRINCE2
10 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
10 23 (51.11%) SAN
10 23 (51.11%) SSL
10 23 (51.11%) IT Strategy
10 23 (51.11%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (22.22%) Cisco
11 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 30 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (75.56%) Firewall
2 31 (68.89%) WAN
3 30 (66.67%) LAN
4 23 (51.11%) IPsec
4 23 (51.11%) SAN
4 23 (51.11%) SSL
5 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.33%) VLAN
6 6 (13.33%) VPN
7 4 (8.89%) MPLS
7 4 (8.89%) VRRP
7 4 (8.89%) Wireless
8 3 (6.67%) DNS
9 2 (4.44%) DHCP
9 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.44%) Internet
9 2 (4.44%) WLAN
10 1 (2.22%) BGP
10 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Analyst
2 25 (55.56%) Support Analyst
3 20 (44.44%) Network Analyst
3 20 (44.44%) Network Support
3 20 (44.44%) Network Support Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Support Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) Handset
4 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.44%) Unix
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) ITIL
2 25 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (55.56%) Project Management
3 24 (53.33%) Network Design
3 24 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (51.11%) Business Continuity
4 23 (51.11%) IT Strategy
4 23 (51.11%) PRINCE2
4 23 (51.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.44%) Decision-Making
6 2 (4.44%) Logistics
6 2 (4.44%) Presales
6 2 (4.44%) Process Management
7 1 (2.22%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.22%) Information Security
7 1 (2.22%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 4 (8.89%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCITP
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.22%) CCDA
6 1 (2.22%) CCDP
6 1 (2.22%) CCIP
6 1 (2.22%) CCSA
6 1 (2.22%) CCSP
6 1 (2.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (51.11%) COBIT
1 23 (51.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 28 (62.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (57.78%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.11%) Sophos
5 4 (8.89%) AVG
6 2 (4.44%) Aruba
6 2 (4.44%) Sage
7 1 (2.22%) Acme Packet
7 1 (2.22%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.22%) BroadSoft
7 1 (2.22%) Brocade
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.22%) GENBAND
7 1 (2.22%) Huawei
7 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.22%) Meraki
7 1 (2.22%) Mitel
7 1 (2.22%) Sonus
7 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard