Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 83 87
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -14
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.79% 0.65% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 4.88% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Lancashire median annual salary £27,500 £31,250 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +3.31% +8.04%
10th Percentile £22,141 £23,275 £26,250
90th Percentile £40,625 £35,000 £33,625
North West median annual salary £35,000 £39,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year -11.95% +1.92% +18.18%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 98 123 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 11.06% 13.30% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79 99 122
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £33,654 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.43% +12.18% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,500 £18,000 £17,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

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

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Lancashire

VoIP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Preston - 4 £28,969 -
Burnley -3 1 £27,500 +19.57%
Lancaster - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £27,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) BT
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Samsung
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware