Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 210 155
Rank change year-on-year +5 -55 +77
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 90 78 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.13% 1.06% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.94% 6.91% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 72 110
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +2.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,050 £19,000
90th Percentile £65,875 £60,000 £62,625
North West median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33% +13.64%

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 1134 1128 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.26% 15.32% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 983 989 835
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Stockport +2 10 £25,500 +2.00%
Rochdale +7 4 £47,075 -21.54% 4
Salford -4 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Sale +10 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 46 (51.11%) WAN
2 45 (50.00%) Cisco
3 42 (46.67%) LAN
4 31 (34.44%) Windows
5 30 (33.33%) Firewall
5 30 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 29 (32.22%) Office 365
7 28 (31.11%) Active Directory
8 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 27 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (27.78%) VPN
10 20 (22.22%) Windows Server
11 19 (21.11%) DNS
11 19 (21.11%) MS Exchange
11 19 (21.11%) VMware
11 19 (21.11%) OSPF
11 19 (21.11%) BGP
12 18 (20.00%) VLAN
13 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
13 17 (18.89%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (18.89%) Juniper
14 16 (17.78%) Ethernet
14 16 (17.78%) MPLS
14 16 (17.78%) EIGRP
14 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
15 14 (15.56%) PCI DSS
15 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (15.56%) Broadband
16 13 (14.44%) Network Security
17 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008

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 19 (21.11%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.00%) SAS
5 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (7.78%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.22%) Office 365
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.22%) IaaS
4 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (51.11%) WAN
2 42 (46.67%) LAN
3 30 (33.33%) Firewall
4 27 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 25 (27.78%) VPN
6 19 (21.11%) BGP
6 19 (21.11%) DNS
6 19 (21.11%) OSPF
7 18 (20.00%) VLAN
8 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
9 16 (17.78%) EIGRP
9 16 (17.78%) Ethernet
9 16 (17.78%) MPLS
10 14 (15.56%) Broadband
11 13 (14.44%) Network Security
12 12 (13.33%) DHCP
13 11 (12.22%) DMZ
13 11 (12.22%) VPLS
14 8 (8.89%) PBX
15 7 (7.78%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (15.56%) VoIP Engineer
2 12 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Architect
3 11 (12.22%) IT Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Network Architect
3 11 (12.22%) Network Security Architect
3 11 (12.22%) Security Architect
4 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.78%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Broadband Technician
6 5 (5.56%) Fault Technician
6 5 (5.56%) Network Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Telecoms Technician
7 4 (4.44%) Consultant
7 4 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Network Project Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Switch Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.22%) Driving Licence
3 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.78%) Replication
5 6 (6.67%) Handset
6 5 (5.56%) PMI
7 3 (3.33%) CCTV
8 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.22%) BYOD
8 2 (2.22%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.22%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.11%) IPTV
9 1 (1.11%) IVR
9 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.44%) Windows
2 20 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.11%) Linux
5 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.67%) Unix
6 6 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 6 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.22%) CentOS
7 2 (2.22%) Debian
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.22%) Information Security
2 11 (12.22%) Load Balancing
2 11 (12.22%) Service Management
2 11 (12.22%) WAN Optimisation
3 10 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 10 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 10 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.78%) Network Virtualisation
6 6 (6.67%) ITIL
7 5 (5.56%) Fault Management
7 5 (5.56%) IT Audit
7 5 (5.56%) Network Management
7 5 (5.56%) PRINCE
7 5 (5.56%) Project Management
7 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.33%) Perl
3 3 (3.33%) PHP
3 3 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.33%) CCNA
3 6 (6.67%) CCNP
3 6 (6.67%) MCP
4 5 (5.56%) CCDP
4 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.33%) CCIE
5 3 (3.33%) Degree
5 3 (3.33%) JNCIP
5 3 (3.33%) MCSE
5 3 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.78%) SLA
3 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Cacti
1 5 (5.56%) Nagios
2 3 (3.33%) OpenNMS
2 3 (3.33%) Puppet
2 3 (3.33%) RANCID
2 3 (3.33%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) SCOM
3 2 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (50.00%) Cisco
2 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.11%) VMware
4 17 (18.89%) Juniper
5 12 (13.33%) BroadSoft
6 11 (12.22%) Sonus
7 10 (11.11%) GENBAND
8 9 (10.00%) Citrix
8 9 (10.00%) Google
9 8 (8.89%) Ericsson
9 8 (8.89%) Oracle
10 6 (6.67%) Huawei
11 5 (5.56%) Veeam
12 4 (4.44%) Nortel
13 3 (3.33%) Brocade
13 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.33%) Dialogic
13 3 (3.33%) Foundry
13 3 (3.33%) Palo Alto
13 3 (3.33%) WatchGuard