Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 211 191
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20 -2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 103 87 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.39% 1.13% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.16% 7.69% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 94 75 65
Manchester median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £20,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%

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 923 1,132 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.42% 14.64% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 763 922 844
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,188
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.88% +9.83%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,250 £21,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +8 17 £43,500 -20.91% 1
Stockport +7 8 £22,000 -10.20%
Salford -3 4 £33,536 -7.80%
Altrincham +4 2 £35,000 +45.83%
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 55 (53.40%) Cisco
2 48 (46.60%) Windows
3 47 (45.63%) LAN
4 42 (40.78%) Firewall
5 41 (39.81%) WAN
6 39 (37.86%) Wi-Fi
7 35 (33.98%) Telecoms
8 34 (33.01%) Cisco Certification
9 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
10 28 (27.18%) Ethernet
10 28 (27.18%) PCI DSS
11 26 (25.24%) VPN
11 26 (25.24%) DNS
11 26 (25.24%) CCNP
12 25 (24.27%) Broadband
13 24 (23.30%) SQL
13 24 (23.30%) IPv6
13 24 (23.30%) VLAN
14 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
15 22 (21.36%) VRRP
15 22 (21.36%) OSPF
15 22 (21.36%) BGP
15 22 (21.36%) CCNA
16 20 (19.42%) TCP/IP
16 20 (19.42%) MPLS
16 20 (19.42%) HSRP
17 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
17 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (18.45%) Juniper
18 18 (17.48%) IPv4

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 17 (16.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.94%) Apache
5 2 (1.94%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.97%) JBoss
6 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.97%) SAS
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.94%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) Office 365
2 4 (3.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.94%) IaaS
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.97%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 47 (45.63%) LAN
2 42 (40.78%) Firewall
3 41 (39.81%) WAN
4 39 (37.86%) Wi-Fi
5 28 (27.18%) Ethernet
6 26 (25.24%) DNS
6 26 (25.24%) VPN
7 25 (24.27%) Broadband
8 24 (23.30%) IPv6
8 24 (23.30%) VLAN
9 22 (21.36%) BGP
9 22 (21.36%) OSPF
9 22 (21.36%) VRRP
10 20 (19.42%) HSRP
10 20 (19.42%) MPLS
10 20 (19.42%) TCP/IP
11 18 (17.48%) IPv4
12 17 (16.50%) Unified Communications
13 14 (13.59%) MRTG
13 14 (13.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.97%) MySQL
2 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (33.98%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.80%) Games
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.91%) Finance
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (22.33%) Support Engineer
2 22 (21.36%) Network Engineer
3 16 (15.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (9.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 10 (9.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) IT Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Head of Infrastructure
6 7 (6.80%) Software Support Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Designer
7 6 (5.83%) Network Designer
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Windows Support Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.85%) Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Active Directory Support
8 5 (4.85%) Active Directory Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (0.97%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.68%) Driving Licence
3 8 (7.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.94%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.94%) Social Media
6 1 (0.97%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (46.60%) Windows
2 16 (15.53%) Linux
3 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.71%) Windows 10
4 10 (9.71%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.88%) CentOS
7 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.91%) Unix
8 1 (0.97%) Android
8 1 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.97%) Debian
8 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (15.53%) ITIL
3 15 (14.56%) Configuration Management
4 14 (13.59%) Network Management
5 12 (11.65%) Change Management
6 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.74%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (8.74%) Proactive Monitoring
6 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
7 8 (7.77%) High Availability
7 8 (7.77%) Validation
7 8 (7.77%) WFM
8 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.83%) Presales
10 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.85%) Network Planning
10 5 (4.85%) People Management
11 4 (3.88%) Analytics
11 4 (3.88%) Coaching
11 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.30%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) Perl
2 15 (14.56%) PHP
2 15 (14.56%) Python
3 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.97%) Java
3 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (33.01%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (25.24%) CCNP
3 22 (21.36%) CCNA
4 10 (9.71%) JNCIP
5 9 (8.74%) Degree
6 8 (7.77%) MCP
7 3 (2.91%) CCDP
8 1 (0.97%) CCENT
8 1 (0.97%) MCSE
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (27.18%) PCI DSS
2 17 (16.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (31.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.53%) Hyper-V
2 16 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.71%) Firmware
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.91%) Xen
5 1 (0.97%) NFS
5 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (14.56%) SCCM
2 14 (13.59%) Cacti
2 14 (13.59%) Nagios
2 14 (13.59%) OpenNMS
2 14 (13.59%) Puppet
2 14 (13.59%) RANCID
3 8 (7.77%) FortiGate
4 7 (6.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (6.80%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (5.83%) SCOM
6 1 (0.97%) Nessus
6 1 (0.97%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.97%) Nmap
6 1 (0.97%) QRadar
6 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (53.40%) Cisco
2 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.45%) Juniper
4 17 (16.50%) Ericsson
4 17 (16.50%) Huawei
5 16 (15.53%) VMware
6 14 (13.59%) Citrix
7 8 (7.77%) Fortinet
8 7 (6.80%) Meraki
8 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.83%) Brocade
9 6 (5.83%) Foundry
9 6 (5.83%) Mitel
9 6 (5.83%) ZyXEL
10 4 (3.88%) Avaya
10 4 (3.88%) Capita
10 4 (3.88%) HP
10 4 (3.88%) ShoreTel
11 3 (2.91%) Oracle
12 2 (1.94%) Dell