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

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 82 110
Rank change year-on-year +9 +28  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 19 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.77% 1.30% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 7.62% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 8
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,700 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £55,100 £51,500
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 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 160 223 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.87% 17.09% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 122 162 241
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -22.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow 0 7 £37,500 -32.43%
Chester - 5 £28,500 - 1
Macclesfield -3 2 £41,250 +71.87% 1
Warrington - 1 £32,500 -
VoIP
North West

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
3 15 (39.47%) Office 365
3 15 (39.47%) Windows 8
4 13 (34.21%) VPN
5 12 (31.58%) WLAN
5 12 (31.58%) iPhone
5 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 11 (28.95%) Android
6 11 (28.95%) WAN
6 11 (28.95%) LAN
6 11 (28.95%) Linux
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.68%) Cisco
8 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 9 (23.68%) Skype
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
10 7 (18.42%) Avaya
10 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 6 (15.79%) Automotive
11 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
11 6 (15.79%) UIQ
11 6 (15.79%) Series 60
11 6 (15.79%) Speech Recognition

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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Line 50
1 3 (7.89%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (7.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 13 (34.21%) VPN
3 12 (31.58%) WLAN
4 11 (28.95%) LAN
4 11 (28.95%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) Skype
6 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 6 (15.79%) Bluetooth
7 6 (15.79%) DVB
7 6 (15.79%) GPRS
7 6 (15.79%) GSM
7 6 (15.79%) Network Security
7 6 (15.79%) NFC
7 6 (15.79%) UMTS
7 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.53%) BGP
8 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
8 4 (10.53%) MPLS
9 3 (7.89%) OSPF
9 3 (7.89%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Power BI
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Automotive
2 6 (15.79%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Analyst
1 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (15.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (15.79%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 6 (15.79%) Help Desk Support
2 6 (15.79%) Network Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Support
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) BREW
1 6 (15.79%) Flash
1 6 (15.79%) J2ME
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
1 6 (15.79%) OpenAL
1 6 (15.79%) OpenCL
1 6 (15.79%) OpenGL
1 6 (15.79%) Qt
1 6 (15.79%) Series 60
1 6 (15.79%) SVG
1 6 (15.79%) UIQ
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) iPhone
2 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
2 6 (15.79%) iPad
2 6 (15.79%) MPEG
2 6 (15.79%) Smartphone
3 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.63%) NHS
5 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows 8
3 12 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 11 (28.95%) Android
4 11 (28.95%) Linux
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (15.79%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) DRM
1 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
1 6 (15.79%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
1 6 (15.79%) Speech Recognition
2 5 (13.16%) Information Security
3 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.89%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (7.89%) Security Patching
3 3 (7.89%) Server Building
3 3 (7.89%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (2.63%) High Availability
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C
1 6 (15.79%) C++
1 6 (15.79%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) CCNA
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Firmware
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) PaperCut
2 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco
3 7 (18.42%) Avaya
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 6 (15.79%) Intel
4 6 (15.79%) Symbian
5 5 (13.16%) Sage
6 4 (10.53%) Sophos
6 4 (10.53%) VMware
7 3 (7.89%) Kaspersky
7 3 (7.89%) Siemens
7 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.26%) HP
8 2 (5.26%) NetApp
9 1 (2.63%) arcserve
9 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.63%) Mitel
9 1 (2.63%) Nortel
9 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
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