The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 43
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.58% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.00% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Median salary - £26,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -51.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 58 25 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 13.78% 7.23% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51 23 71
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.07% -25.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £22,067
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP in Lancashire.

Salary trend for VoIP in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware