Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 159 106
Rank change year-on-year +73 -53 +2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 53 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.55% 0.55% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.03% 4.03% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 38
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11% +5.47%
10th Percentile £17,750 £22,375 £24,650
90th Percentile £52,125 £53,125 £47,500
North West median annual salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% - +2.04%

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 294 422 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.16% 13.69% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 219 282 269
Cheshire median annual salary £42,000 £44,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +20.55% +12.31%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £54,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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
Warrington +32 28 £48,750 +33.56% 1
Chester +26 14 £21,500 -
Wilmslow - 6 £18,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £22,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £23,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 33 (62.26%) WAN
2 32 (60.38%) LAN
3 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
4 30 (56.60%) DNS
5 29 (54.72%) Cisco
6 28 (52.83%) DHCP
7 27 (50.94%) Windows
8 25 (47.17%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
10 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
11 21 (39.62%) CCNP
11 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (39.62%) Network Security
12 20 (37.74%) Wireless
12 20 (37.74%) VMware
13 17 (32.08%) Service Delivery
13 17 (32.08%) Microsoft Office
13 17 (32.08%) Change Control
13 17 (32.08%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (30.19%) Office 365
14 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (30.19%) SAN
15 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
16 13 (24.53%) Meraki
16 13 (24.53%) Firewall
16 13 (24.53%) Collaborative Working
17 12 (22.64%) Proactive Monitoring
17 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
17 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (22.64%) Degree

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 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) WAN
2 32 (60.38%) LAN
3 30 (56.60%) DNS
4 28 (52.83%) DHCP
5 25 (47.17%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
7 21 (39.62%) Network Security
8 20 (37.74%) Wireless
9 16 (30.19%) SAN
10 13 (24.53%) Firewall
11 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (18.87%) VPN
13 9 (16.98%) BGP
13 9 (16.98%) EIGRP
14 8 (15.09%) Internet
14 8 (15.09%) IPsec
14 8 (15.09%) iSCSI
14 8 (15.09%) SSL
14 8 (15.09%) Wireless Security
14 8 (15.09%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (15.09%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) ICT Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Senior Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Service Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (15.09%) IT Support
4 8 (15.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Security Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Desktop Support
5 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (7.55%) Support Technician
9 3 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) iPhone
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) iPad
2 8 (15.09%) PKI
3 5 (9.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
4 11 (20.75%) Linux
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.43%) Android
6 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.66%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Change Control
1 17 (32.08%) Problem-Solving
1 17 (32.08%) Service Delivery
2 13 (24.53%) Collaborative Working
3 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
3 12 (22.64%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (15.09%) B2B
4 8 (15.09%) Business Agility
4 8 (15.09%) DevOps
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
4 8 (15.09%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (15.09%) Monetization
4 8 (15.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 8 (15.09%) Threat Detection
4 8 (15.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) Decision-Making
8 3 (5.66%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) CCNP
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (22.64%) Degree
3 10 (18.87%) CCNA
4 5 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.09%) GDPR
2 8 (15.09%) ISO 22301
2 8 (15.09%) ISO 9001
3 6 (11.32%) SLA
4 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) vSphere
4 3 (5.66%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.77%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) WSUS
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Cisco
2 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (37.74%) VMware
4 13 (24.53%) Meraki
5 8 (15.09%) BT
5 8 (15.09%) IBM
5 8 (15.09%) Nimsoft
5 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
6 6 (11.32%) Apple
7 5 (9.43%) Citrix
8 3 (5.66%) HP
8 3 (5.66%) Ivanti
8 3 (5.66%) Mitel
9 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint