Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 112 109
Rank change year-on-year -40 -3 +44
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 21 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.67% 1.91% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 11.09% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 22
Cheshire median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £24,475 £26,650 £24,400
90th Percentile £57,000 £47,500 £55,750
North West median annual salary £33,750 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -2.60% +2.67%

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 457 451 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.64% 17.22% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 339 349 297
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% +5.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,800 £21,500 £18,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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
Warrington -15 5 £36,500 -14.12% 1
Crewe -10 4 £37,500 -31.82%
Chester -8 2 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Knutsford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wilmslow -2 1 £40,173 +7.13%
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Office 365
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) MPLS
6 5 (23.81%) OSPF
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (23.81%) BGP
6 5 (23.81%) Firewall
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) CCNP
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) Wireless
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) Email Filtering
8 3 (14.29%) SQL

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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) MPLS
3 5 (23.81%) BGP
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) OSPF
4 4 (19.05%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) ADSL
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (14.29%) RIP
5 3 (14.29%) VLAN
6 2 (9.52%) Broadband
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) PBX
6 2 (9.52%) SAN
6 2 (9.52%) Skype
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) 4G
7 1 (4.76%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) Power BI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Server Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) IVR
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (14.29%) Email Filtering
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Security
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Online Security
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Meraki
5 2 (9.52%) Mitel
5 2 (9.52%) Pegasus
5 2 (9.52%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) arcserve
6 1 (4.76%) BT
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Nortel
6 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.76%) Sage
6 1 (4.76%) Synology