Period
to 19 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 140 101
Rank change year-on-year +20 -39 +22
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 27 34 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.14% 1.09% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 6.69% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 43
Cheshire median annual salary £29,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £22,725 £19,000 £16,950
90th Percentile £46,332 £48,750 £55,000
North West median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -3.85% -2.50%

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 368 508 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.60% 16.29% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 291 367 270
Cheshire median annual salary £40,173 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.48% +41.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 19 December 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 December 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 +19 7 £25,500 +34.21%
Macclesfield +25 6 £24,500 +40.00%
Crewe - 5 £40,000 -
Warrington 0 2 £41,750 -7.22% 2
Wilmslow - 2 £43,337 - 1
Winsford - 1 £27,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) Office 365
5 8 (29.63%) DNS
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (29.63%) Firewall
6 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
6 7 (25.93%) MPLS
6 7 (25.93%) OSPF
6 7 (25.93%) BGP
6 7 (25.93%) RIP
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) CCNP
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 7 (25.93%) Skype
6 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
6 7 (25.93%) Skype for Business
7 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 6 (22.22%) DHCP
8 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (18.52%) Wireless
8 5 (18.52%) MobileIron
8 5 (18.52%) F5
8 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
8 5 (18.52%) Change Control
8 5 (18.52%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (18.52%) Android
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server

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 (25.93%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) BGP
2 7 (25.93%) MPLS
2 7 (25.93%) OSPF
2 7 (25.93%) RIP
2 7 (25.93%) Skype
3 6 (22.22%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) Wireless
5 3 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) Nortel Meridian
7 1 (3.70%) PABX
7 1 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) IT Support
3 5 (18.52%) IT Assistant
3 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Assistant
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Telephony Developer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Technician
7 1 (3.70%) Telephony Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.41%) IVR
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 5 (18.52%) Android
3 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
4 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Change Control
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Coaching
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (3.70%) Data Security
4 1 (3.70%) Decision-Making
4 1 (3.70%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Online Security
4 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.70%) Server Management
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNP
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (14.81%) SLA
3 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.70%) GDPR
4 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) pfSense
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) F5
3 5 (18.52%) MobileIron
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) Meraki
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya
6 2 (7.41%) BT
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.70%) Ivanti
7 1 (3.70%) Nortel
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) VMware