Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 165 132
Rank change year-on-year +1 -33 +30
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 35 44 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 0.92% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 5.56% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 67
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £25,250 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.71% -50.97% +47.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% - +29.03%

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 581 792 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.18% 16.63% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 454 531 684
Birmingham median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 27 (77.14%) WAN
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) LAN
3 21 (60.00%) Firewall
4 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 15 (42.86%) Finance
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 14 (40.00%) CCNA
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (37.14%) Project Management
7 13 (37.14%) ITIL
7 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
7 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
9 10 (28.57%) MCSE
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (28.57%) SAN
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (25.71%) Six Sigma
10 9 (25.71%) MPLS
10 9 (25.71%) SSL
10 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.71%) BCP
10 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (25.71%) IPsec
10 9 (25.71%) COBIT
10 9 (25.71%) VMware ESXi

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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) G Suite
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) WAN
2 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 21 (60.00%) LAN
3 10 (28.57%) SAN
4 9 (25.71%) IPsec
4 9 (25.71%) MPLS
4 9 (25.71%) SSL
5 8 (22.86%) DNS
5 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (14.29%) DHCP
6 5 (14.29%) VLAN
7 4 (11.43%) BGP
7 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
7 4 (11.43%) PABX
7 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.71%) Network Security
8 2 (5.71%) OSPF
8 2 (5.71%) VPN
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Network Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.43%) Chief Technology Officer
5 4 (11.43%) Product Director
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Director
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Support
6 3 (8.57%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Support Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.71%) AS400
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) HPUX
5 2 (5.71%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.86%) Unix
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
1 13 (37.14%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) BCP
2 9 (25.71%) Business Continuity
2 9 (25.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (25.71%) Contingency Planning
2 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.71%) IT Strategy
2 9 (25.71%) Network Design
2 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
2 9 (25.71%) Six Sigma
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.71%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCNA
3 10 (28.57%) MCSE
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.57%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) COBIT
1 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Avaya
4 3 (8.57%) AVG
4 3 (8.57%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
4 3 (8.57%) Remedy
4 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
4 3 (8.57%) Sophos
5 2 (5.71%) Mitel
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) NEC
6 1 (2.86%) Panasonic