Period
to 17 February 2020

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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 218 190
Rank change year-on-year +40 -28 +22
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 54 64 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.02% 0.98% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.98% 5.35% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 87
Manchester median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £73,750
North West median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% -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 677 1,196 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.75% 18.31% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 552 1,042 800
Manchester median annual salary £42,958 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +15.38% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,375 £67,500 £63,875
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -

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 17 February 2020.

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 17 February 2020. 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
Altrincham +18 2 - - 1
Oldham - 2 £27,500 -
Cheadle -6 1 - -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Office 365
3 23 (42.59%) Firewall
4 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 21 (38.89%) VMware
5 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 17 (31.48%) Cisco
7 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
7 16 (29.63%) Avaya
7 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 14 (25.93%) Azure
9 14 (25.93%) SAN
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
11 11 (20.37%) Veeam
11 11 (20.37%) DevOps
12 10 (18.52%) Coaching
12 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (18.52%) REST
12 10 (18.52%) Apache Flex
12 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 10 (18.52%) Speech Recognition
12 10 (18.52%) IVR
12 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
12 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (18.52%) Banking
12 10 (18.52%) Genesys
12 10 (18.52%) 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 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (44.44%) Office 365
2 14 (25.93%) Azure
3 8 (14.81%) AWS
4 3 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.70%) GitHub
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) Firewall
2 14 (25.93%) SAN
3 10 (18.52%) DNS
3 10 (18.52%) SMS
4 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
5 6 (11.11%) DHCP
5 6 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 5 (9.26%) Broadband
6 5 (9.26%) LAN
6 5 (9.26%) NAS
6 5 (9.26%) VPN
6 5 (9.26%) WAN
7 4 (7.41%) Network Security
7 4 (7.41%) Skype
8 3 (5.56%) MPLS
8 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.70%) BIG-IP
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.70%) VLAN
9 2 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (18.52%) Banking
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Senior Software Engineer
1 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) IT Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Office 365 Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Apache Flex
1 10 (18.52%) REST
1 10 (18.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) IVR
2 7 (12.96%) iPad
3 6 (11.11%) Life Science
3 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) iPhone
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 7 (12.96%) Android
6 5 (9.26%) Linux
6 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Mentoring
2 11 (20.37%) DevOps
3 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Coaching
3 10 (18.52%) OOP
3 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 10 (18.52%) Speech Recognition
4 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (9.26%) Change Management
8 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
8 4 (7.41%) Data Privacy
8 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.41%) Project Management
8 4 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.70%) ITIL
10 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
1 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.41%) CCNA
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Master's Degree
2 4 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) CCNP
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) CCENT
4 1 (1.85%) CCSP
4 1 (1.85%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) GDPR
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) VMware
2 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (31.48%) Cisco
4 16 (29.63%) Avaya
5 11 (20.37%) Veeam
6 10 (18.52%) Citrix
6 10 (18.52%) Genesys
7 6 (11.11%) Dell
7 6 (11.11%) EMC
7 6 (11.11%) NetApp
8 5 (9.26%) Apple
9 4 (7.41%) Mitel
10 3 (5.56%) HP
10 3 (5.56%) Juniper
10 3 (5.56%) Meraki
10 3 (5.56%) Palo Alto
11 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.70%) F5
11 2 (3.70%) Openreach
11 2 (3.70%) Virgin Media