The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 101 121
Rank change year-on-year +13 +20  
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.095% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.81% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £34,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +1.91%  

IP Telephony 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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 157 221 345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.85% 16.88% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 119 160 237
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in Cheshire

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony in Cheshire.

Salary trend for IP Telephony in Cheshire

IP Telephony
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco