Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 197 198
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -37
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 90 96 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.24% 1.24% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.10% 8.59% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 91 73
Manchester median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,250 £21,250 £21,700
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% +8.84%

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 1,267 1,118 1,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.41% 14.44% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,053 964 972
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,546
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.72% +11.53%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,675 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Stockport +22 13 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Cheadle - 5 £25,000 -
Rochdale +2 3 £60,000 +12.68% 1
Salford -12 3 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Oldham - 1 £32,500 -
Altrincham - 1 - -
Bury - 1 £38,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 56 (62.22%) Cisco
2 44 (48.89%) Windows
3 33 (36.67%) Telecoms
4 31 (34.44%) Ethernet
5 30 (33.33%) Firewall
6 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
7 26 (28.89%) Active Directory
7 26 (28.89%) VMware
7 26 (28.89%) Windows Server
8 22 (24.44%) Office 365
8 22 (24.44%) WAN
9 21 (23.33%) Broadband
9 21 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (22.22%) CCNA
10 20 (22.22%) LAN
11 19 (21.11%) Citrix
11 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (20.00%) DNS
13 17 (18.89%) Linux
13 17 (18.89%) SAN
14 16 (17.78%) Juniper
14 16 (17.78%) SLA
14 16 (17.78%) DHCP
15 14 (15.56%) Wireless
15 14 (15.56%) MPLS
15 14 (15.56%) VPN
15 14 (15.56%) SQL
15 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (14.44%) Network Security

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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.44%) Apache
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.44%) Office 365
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.44%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.44%) Ethernet
2 30 (33.33%) Firewall
3 22 (24.44%) WAN
4 21 (23.33%) Broadband
5 20 (22.22%) LAN
6 18 (20.00%) DNS
7 17 (18.89%) SAN
8 16 (17.78%) DHCP
9 14 (15.56%) MPLS
9 14 (15.56%) VPN
9 14 (15.56%) Wireless
10 13 (14.44%) Network Security
11 12 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (12.22%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (11.11%) IP Telephony
13 10 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (11.11%) Wireshark
14 8 (8.89%) Asterisk PBX
14 8 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (8.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) JUnit
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.78%) Retail
4 6 (6.67%) Advertising
4 6 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 7 (7.78%) Analyst
4 6 (6.67%) Network Support
5 5 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 5 (5.56%) Developer
5 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 5 (5.56%) IT Support
5 5 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Provisioning Engineer
5 5 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.44%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (4.44%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) REST
2 6 (6.67%) 802.1X
3 4 (4.44%) .NET
3 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (4.44%) CSS
3 4 (4.44%) HTML
3 4 (4.44%) jQuery
3 4 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (4.44%) React
3 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (3.33%) SOAP
5 2 (2.22%) Node.js
6 1 (1.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.11%) JPA
6 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.78%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.44%) User Experience
4 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.11%) Handset
6 1 (1.11%) IVR
6 1 (1.11%) Life Science
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 26 (28.89%) Windows Server
3 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (18.89%) Linux
5 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.44%) Debian
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.33%) Android
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.11%) CentOS
10 1 (1.11%) Fedora
10 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.11%) Unix
10 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (13.33%) ITIL
3 10 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.00%) DevOps
5 7 (7.78%) Server Management
6 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (6.67%) Decision-Making
6 6 (6.67%) Global Marketing
6 6 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.56%) Coaching
7 5 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.44%) API Development
8 4 (4.44%) Fault Management
8 4 (4.44%) MVC
8 4 (4.44%) SOLID
8 4 (4.44%) TDD
8 4 (4.44%) Web Development
9 3 (3.33%) Analytics
9 3 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.56%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) Perl
3 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.67%) PHP
4 5 (5.56%) C#
5 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.33%) C++
5 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (1.11%) C
6 1 (1.11%) Go
6 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (22.22%) CCNA
3 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.89%) CCENT
5 4 (4.44%) CCNP
5 4 (4.44%) MCP
5 4 (4.44%) MCSE
5 4 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.33%) MCSA
6 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.22%) MCITP
7 2 (2.22%) MCTS
8 1 (1.11%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.11%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.78%) SLA
2 10 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.89%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.44%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.44%) Docker
5 4 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.44%) XenApp
6 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.22%) Xen
7 1 (1.11%) Firmware
7 1 (1.11%) Kamailio
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.11%) vSphere
7 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.56%) SCCM
3 4 (4.44%) Cacti
3 4 (4.44%) Nagios
3 4 (4.44%) Puppet
4 3 (3.33%) DameWare
4 3 (3.33%) RANCID
5 2 (2.22%) OpenNMS
5 2 (2.22%) SCOM
6 1 (1.11%) Ansible
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (62.22%) Cisco
2 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.89%) VMware
4 19 (21.11%) Citrix
5 16 (17.78%) Juniper
6 11 (12.22%) Fortinet
7 9 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
8 8 (8.89%) Dell
9 7 (7.78%) Apple
9 7 (7.78%) HP
10 6 (6.67%) Avaya
10 6 (6.67%) BT
10 6 (6.67%) Ericsson
10 6 (6.67%) Huawei
10 6 (6.67%) Ivanti
11 5 (5.56%) Forcepoint
12 4 (4.44%) MikroTik
12 4 (4.44%) Telerik
12 4 (4.44%) Veeam
13 3 (3.33%) Openreach