Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 129 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 -32 +48
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 22 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.82% 1.48% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 8.11% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 44
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +4.58% -6.13%
10th Percentile £23,625 £25,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,944 £49,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% +6.67%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 443 518 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.55% 18.28% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 344 390 305
Cheshire median annual salary £41,337 £40,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.07% +24.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £53,550
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Cheshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VoIP in Cheshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Cheshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -4 7 £25,500 -15.00% 1
Crewe +14 6 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Wilmslow -4 2 £43,337 +42.09%
Warrington -20 2 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Macclesfield +12 1 £24,500 +40.00%
Knutsford +11 1 £35,000 -2.78% 1
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) MPLS
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 8 (36.36%) OSPF
3 8 (36.36%) BGP
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) RIP
4 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) CCNP
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
5 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) Wireless
5 6 (27.27%) Skype
5 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
6 5 (22.73%) Android
6 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
6 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
6 5 (22.73%) F5
6 5 (22.73%) Change Control
6 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 5 (22.73%) MobileIron
6 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP

VoIP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) MPLS
2 8 (36.36%) BGP
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) OSPF
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 7 (31.82%) RIP
4 6 (27.27%) Skype
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) Wireless
5 5 (22.73%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) ADSL
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) 4G
7 1 (4.55%) Broadband
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel Meridian
7 1 (4.55%) PABX
7 1 (4.55%) SAN
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) IT Assistant
2 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Assistant
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Telephony Developer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) Server Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.09%) IVR
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 5 (22.73%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (4.55%) Data Security
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Online Security
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (13.64%) SLA
3 1 (4.55%) GDPR
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) pfSense
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (13.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 5 (22.73%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) MobileIron
5 4 (18.18%) Meraki
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 2 (9.09%) BT
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel
7 1 (4.55%) Pegasus
7 1 (4.55%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (4.55%) VMware