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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 130 140
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 45 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.14% 1.37% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.65% 9.38% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 47
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 588 501 621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.94% 14.63% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 467 430 484
Median salary £40,000 £41,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.32% +10.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing VoIP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 7 £36,374 -
Rochdale -2 6 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Altrincham -10 3 £24,000 +37.14%
Wigan - 3 £37,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 43 (51.81%) WAN
2 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
3 34 (40.96%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (39.76%) VMware
4 33 (39.76%) LAN
5 31 (37.35%) Windows
6 30 (36.14%) DNS
6 30 (36.14%) Cisco
6 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
6 30 (36.14%) Firewall
7 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (24.10%) Linux
10 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
10 18 (21.69%) CCNP
11 17 (20.48%) CCNA
12 16 (19.28%) MCSE
12 16 (19.28%) Internet
12 16 (19.28%) Telecoms
12 16 (19.28%) PCI DSS
12 16 (19.28%) Windows Server
13 15 (18.07%) Broadband
13 15 (18.07%) Ethernet
14 14 (16.87%) Ericsson
14 14 (16.87%) SQL
14 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
14 14 (16.87%) Asterisk PBX
14 14 (16.87%) Office 365
15 13 (15.66%) Nagios
15 13 (15.66%) Configuration Management

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 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.23%) Confluence
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.61%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) SAS
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Magento
1 1 (1.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.87%) Office 365
2 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.61%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (51.81%) WAN
2 33 (39.76%) LAN
3 30 (36.14%) DNS
3 30 (36.14%) Firewall
4 16 (19.28%) Internet
5 15 (18.07%) Broadband
5 15 (18.07%) Ethernet
6 14 (16.87%) Asterisk PBX
7 13 (15.66%) DHCP
7 13 (15.66%) VPN
7 13 (15.66%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (13.25%) IPv6
8 11 (13.25%) TACACS
8 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
9 9 (10.84%) MPLS
10 8 (9.64%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (9.64%) Network Security
11 7 (8.43%) ISDN
11 7 (8.43%) Softswitch
12 5 (6.02%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) GoCD
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (19.28%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.64%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.23%) Finance
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Analyst
2 11 (13.25%) Designer
2 11 (13.25%) Network Designer
2 11 (13.25%) Support Technician
3 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) VoIP Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.64%) IT Support
5 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.43%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Switch Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) VoIP Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) IT Graduate
9 3 (3.61%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (3.61%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) Web Services
2 3 (3.61%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.41%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.41%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) FFmpeg
4 1 (1.20%) LAMP
4 1 (1.20%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.20%) REST
4 1 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
1 7 (8.43%) Driving Licence
1 7 (8.43%) Life Science
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) Handset
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (2.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.20%) iPad
4 1 (1.20%) IPTV
4 1 (1.20%) IVR
4 1 (1.20%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.20%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Windows
2 20 (24.10%) Linux
3 16 (19.28%) Windows Server
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.23%) Unix
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) CentOS
7 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.20%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.20%) Debian
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.66%) Configuration Management
2 12 (14.46%) Network Design
3 11 (13.25%) Network Management
3 11 (13.25%) Network Planning
4 8 (9.64%) IT Strategy
5 7 (8.43%) Time Management
6 4 (4.82%) ITIL
6 4 (4.82%) Presales
6 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.82%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (4.82%) Validation
6 4 (4.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (3.61%) Case Management
7 3 (3.61%) Coaching
7 3 (3.61%) CRM
7 3 (3.61%) Document Management
7 3 (3.61%) Line Management
7 3 (3.61%) Open Source
7 3 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.61%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) Perl
3 8 (9.64%) PHP
3 8 (9.64%) Python
4 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) C
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (40.96%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (21.69%) CCNP
4 17 (20.48%) CCNA
5 16 (19.28%) MCSE
6 10 (12.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (8.43%) MCITP
8 6 (7.23%) MCP
9 5 (6.02%) Degree
10 4 (4.82%) MCSA
10 4 (4.82%) MCTS
11 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.61%) NCDA
11 3 (3.61%) NCIE
11 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
11 3 (3.61%) VCAP
12 2 (2.41%) AWS Certification
12 2 (2.41%) HP ASE
12 2 (2.41%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) PCI DSS
2 12 (14.46%) SLA
3 6 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
2 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.20%) Docker
5 1 (1.20%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (1.20%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Nagios
2 11 (13.25%) OpenNMS
3 8 (9.64%) Puppet
4 7 (8.43%) RANCID
4 7 (8.43%) SCCM
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.41%) Nessus
6 2 (2.41%) Nexpose
6 2 (2.41%) Nmap
6 2 (2.41%) QRadar
7 1 (1.20%) Cacti
7 1 (1.20%) Graylog
7 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) VMware
2 30 (36.14%) Cisco
2 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.87%) Ericsson
4 11 (13.25%) BroadSoft
5 10 (12.05%) Juniper
6 8 (9.64%) Avaya
6 8 (9.64%) Brocade
6 8 (9.64%) GENBAND
7 7 (8.43%) Foundry
7 7 (8.43%) Huawei
7 7 (8.43%) ZyXEL
8 6 (7.23%) Atlassian
9 5 (6.02%) Oracle
10 4 (4.82%) F5
10 4 (4.82%) Intel Security
10 4 (4.82%) NetApp
10 4 (4.82%) Nortel
11 3 (3.61%) Citrix
11 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
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