Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 209 185
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 +19
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 108 78 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.44% 1.04% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.68% 6.87% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 98 69 73
Manchester median annual salary £36,000 £37,747 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.63% +11.02% -2.86%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £18,800
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £63,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +17.65%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,011 1,135 1,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.52% 15.17% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 862 961 808
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,756
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.21% +8.41%
10th Percentile £22,000 £24,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Manchester

VoIP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VoIP in Manchester

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Manchester

VoIP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
Rochdale +20 19 £43,000 -21.82% 1
Stockport +5 12 £22,000 -11.11%
Salford -2 2 £33,536 +3.19%
Altrincham -4 2 £35,000 -
Sale - 1 £32,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 65 (60.19%) Cisco
2 57 (52.78%) LAN
3 52 (48.15%) WAN
4 49 (45.37%) Firewall
5 43 (39.81%) Wi-Fi
6 41 (37.96%) VPN
7 39 (36.11%) Active Directory
7 39 (36.11%) Windows
8 38 (35.19%) Telecoms
9 35 (32.41%) OSPF
9 35 (32.41%) BGP
10 34 (31.48%) PCI DSS
11 33 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
12 32 (29.63%) Juniper
12 32 (29.63%) MPLS
13 31 (28.70%) Office 365
14 29 (26.85%) DNS
14 29 (26.85%) Ethernet
15 28 (25.93%) VLAN
16 26 (24.07%) SQL
16 26 (24.07%) Broadband
17 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
18 23 (21.30%) VRRP
19 22 (20.37%) CCNP
20 21 (19.44%) IPv6
20 21 (19.44%) Ericsson
20 21 (19.44%) MS Exchange
20 21 (19.44%) Huawei
20 21 (19.44%) HSRP
21 20 (18.52%) Data Centre

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 21 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (8.33%) SAS
5 6 (5.56%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.70%) IIS
6 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.85%) Apache
8 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
8 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.85%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.70%) Office 365
2 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) IaaS
3 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (52.78%) LAN
2 52 (48.15%) WAN
3 49 (45.37%) Firewall
4 43 (39.81%) Wi-Fi
5 41 (37.96%) VPN
6 35 (32.41%) BGP
6 35 (32.41%) OSPF
7 32 (29.63%) MPLS
8 29 (26.85%) DNS
8 29 (26.85%) Ethernet
9 28 (25.93%) VLAN
10 26 (24.07%) Broadband
11 23 (21.30%) VRRP
12 21 (19.44%) HSRP
12 21 (19.44%) IPv6
13 19 (17.59%) TCP/IP
13 19 (17.59%) Unified Communications
14 18 (16.67%) SNMP
15 17 (15.74%) EIGRP
16 16 (14.81%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (13.89%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (35.19%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.85%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Legal
2 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (14.81%) Network Engineer
1 16 (14.81%) Support Engineer
2 11 (10.19%) Architect
2 11 (10.19%) Network Architect
2 11 (10.19%) Network Security Architect
2 11 (10.19%) Security Architect
3 9 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (6.48%) Designer
4 7 (6.48%) Head of Infrastructure
4 7 (6.48%) IT Engineer
4 7 (6.48%) Network Designer
4 7 (6.48%) Software Support Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Consultant
6 5 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (3.70%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.04%) Driving Licence
3 8 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.85%) BYOD
5 2 (1.85%) CCTV
5 2 (1.85%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.85%) Social Media
5 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) Handset
6 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.11%) Windows
2 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (12.96%) Linux
3 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 11 (10.19%) Windows 10
6 10 (9.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.78%) CentOS
7 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.85%) Unix
8 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.93%) Debian
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
1 17 (15.74%) Network Management
2 14 (12.96%) Incident Management
2 14 (12.96%) ITIL
3 12 (11.11%) Change Management
3 12 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 12 (11.11%) Service Management
4 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.19%) Information Security
4 11 (10.19%) WAN Optimisation
5 10 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (9.26%) TOGAF
5 10 (9.26%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
7 7 (6.48%) Presales
7 7 (6.48%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.48%) Validation
7 7 (6.48%) WFM
8 6 (5.56%) Network Planning
9 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.07%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) Perl
3 15 (13.89%) PHP
3 15 (13.89%) Python
4 6 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (20.37%) CCNP
3 18 (16.67%) CCNA
4 13 (12.04%) JNCIP
5 10 (9.26%) Degree
5 10 (9.26%) MCP
6 6 (5.56%) CCDP
7 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.78%) CCIE
9 2 (1.85%) MCITP
9 2 (1.85%) MCSE
9 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (31.48%) PCI DSS
2 15 (13.89%) SLA
3 5 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 39 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.19%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.78%) Firmware
5 2 (1.85%) Xen
6 1 (0.93%) NFS
6 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) Cacti
1 15 (13.89%) Nagios
1 15 (13.89%) OpenNMS
1 15 (13.89%) Puppet
1 15 (13.89%) RANCID
1 15 (13.89%) SCCM
2 7 (6.48%) SCOM
3 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (60.19%) Cisco
2 32 (29.63%) Juniper
3 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
4 21 (19.44%) Ericsson
4 21 (19.44%) Huawei
5 19 (17.59%) VMware
6 13 (12.04%) Citrix
7 9 (8.33%) Google
8 7 (6.48%) BroadSoft
8 7 (6.48%) Brocade
8 7 (6.48%) Foundry
8 7 (6.48%) ZyXEL
9 6 (5.56%) Mitel
9 6 (5.56%) Sonus
10 4 (3.70%) Avaya
10 4 (3.70%) Capita
10 4 (3.70%) GENBAND
10 4 (3.70%) Oracle
10 4 (3.70%) Veeam
11 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint