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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 67 107
Rank change year-on-year -20 +40  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 29 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.00% 1.85% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 10.11% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 15
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,231 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% -5.12%  

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 261 178 289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 17.96% 18.29% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 192 135 201
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,254
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Warrington +3 14 £45,000 -3.22%
Chester +4 3 £31,000 -3.12%
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 -
Crewe - 2 £55,000 - 1
Wilmslow -12 1 £30,500 -40.51% 1
Nantwich - 1 £18,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Firewall
3 23 (50.00%) WAN
4 22 (47.83%) LAN
5 21 (45.65%) Cisco
6 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
7 18 (39.13%) VPN
7 18 (39.13%) Linux
8 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
9 16 (34.78%) WLAN
9 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
9 16 (34.78%) Office 365
10 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (26.09%) Degree
11 11 (23.91%) Finance
11 11 (23.91%) DNS
11 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
11 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
12 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
12 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 10 (21.74%) MPLS
13 9 (19.57%) VMware
13 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
13 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
14 8 (17.39%) Wireless
14 8 (17.39%) ITSM
14 8 (17.39%) Service Management

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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Office 365
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) Firewall
2 23 (50.00%) WAN
3 22 (47.83%) LAN
4 18 (39.13%) VPN
5 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
6 16 (34.78%) WLAN
7 11 (23.91%) DNS
8 10 (21.74%) MPLS
9 8 (17.39%) Wireless
10 7 (15.22%) DHCP
10 7 (15.22%) Network Security
11 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (13.04%) DMVPN
11 6 (13.04%) Ethernet
11 6 (13.04%) NFC
11 6 (13.04%) NX-OS
11 6 (13.04%) Wireshark
11 6 (13.04%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Automotive
2 6 (13.04%) Multimedia
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
1 9 (19.57%) Network Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) BREW
1 6 (13.04%) Flash
1 6 (13.04%) J2ME
1 6 (13.04%) Middleware
1 6 (13.04%) OpenAL
1 6 (13.04%) OpenCL
1 6 (13.04%) OpenGL
1 6 (13.04%) Qt
1 6 (13.04%) Series 60
1 6 (13.04%) SVG
1 6 (13.04%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Device Driver
1 6 (13.04%) iPhone
1 6 (13.04%) MPEG
1 6 (13.04%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Life Science
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) CMDB
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
7 6 (13.04%) Android
7 6 (13.04%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (13.04%) Nucleus RTOS
7 6 (13.04%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) ITSM
2 8 (17.39%) Service Management
3 6 (13.04%) DRM
3 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
3 6 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
3 6 (13.04%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (13.04%) Network Management
3 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.04%) Speech Recognition
4 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
4 5 (10.87%) Business Transformation
5 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) C
1 6 (13.04%) C++
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.04%) CCNP
3 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) MCP
5 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) PMO
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) vSphere
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Cisco
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.57%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) F5
4 6 (13.04%) Intel
4 6 (13.04%) Riverbed
4 6 (13.04%) Symbian
5 5 (10.87%) Avaya
5 5 (10.87%) SolarWinds
5 5 (10.87%) Sophos
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 3 (6.52%) Kaspersky
7 3 (6.52%) Mitel
8 2 (4.35%) arcserve
8 2 (4.35%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) Apple
9 1 (2.17%) Lotus
9 1 (2.17%) Nortel
9 1 (2.17%) Splunk
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