Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 164 168 219
Rank change year-on-year +4 +51 -34
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 27 54 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.76% 1.03% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.57% 7.79% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 69
Median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -19.12% -0.44%
North West median annual salary £42,500 £27,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year +54.55% -9.09% -13.57%

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 411 693 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.62% 13.20% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 334 562 1,045
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -3.89% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,375 £69,400
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Manchester

VoIP
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VoIP in Manchester.

Salary trend for VoIP in Manchester

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing VoIP in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

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 4 March 2021. 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
Sale - 2 £22,000 -
Salford - 2 £42,000 -
Stockport - 2 £23,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 17 (62.96%) Windows
4 17 (62.96%) Firewall
5 16 (59.26%) DHCP
5 16 (59.26%) DNS
5 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
6 14 (51.85%) Cisco
6 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
7 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
7 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (48.15%) Microsoft 365
8 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
9 10 (37.04%) CCNA
9 10 (37.04%) Unified Communications
10 9 (33.33%) Azure
10 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (29.63%) Network Security
11 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
11 8 (29.63%) SSCP
11 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (29.63%) MCP
12 7 (25.93%) Citrix

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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (33.33%) Azure
3 5 (18.52%) AWS
4 3 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.70%) G Suite
5 1 (3.70%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
2 16 (59.26%) DNS
3 10 (37.04%) Unified Communications
4 8 (29.63%) Network Security
5 5 (18.52%) SAN
6 3 (11.11%) BGP
6 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
6 3 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.41%) VLAN
8 1 (3.70%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (3.70%) PSTN
8 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) IT Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Switch Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) OAuth
1 2 (7.41%) OAuth2
1 2 (7.41%) SAML
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Network Packet Capture
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Task Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Privileged Access Management
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Software-Defined Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (37.04%) CCNA
4 8 (29.63%) MCP
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 8 (29.63%) SSCP
5 3 (11.11%) CCIE
5 3 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 3 (11.11%) CCNP
5 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) CCA
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.70%) MCITP
6 1 (3.70%) MCSE
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) GDPR
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
3 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 2 (7.41%) Shibboleth
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.41%) Nessus
2 1 (3.70%) cPanel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.70%) Plesk
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 6 (22.22%) Veeam
6 3 (11.11%) Avaya
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) Darktrace
7 2 (7.41%) McAfee
7 2 (7.41%) Sophos
8 1 (3.70%) ESET
8 1 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) LogicMonitor
8 1 (3.70%) Meraki
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Veritas