Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 90 72
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18 +16
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 12 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.20% 1.17% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 5.40% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 13
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +1.01% +40.43%
10th Percentile £28,350 £17,400 £30,200
90th Percentile £45,100 £56,250 £52,350
North West median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33% +13.64%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 165 278 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.57% 21.63% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 113 196 89
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,050 £26,250 £21,200
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Merseyside

VoIP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP in Merseyside.

Salary trend for VoIP in Merseyside

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Merseyside

VoIP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +20 11 £42,500 -15.00%
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) F5
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) DHCP
5 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Capita
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) BGP
7 4 (33.33%) Games
7 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
8 3 (25.00%) Nagios
8 3 (25.00%) CCNP
8 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
8 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (25.00%) Online Games

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (8.33%) PSTN
8 1 (8.33%) SAN
8 1 (8.33%) SNMP
8 1 (8.33%) SSL
8 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware NSX
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) F5
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Capita
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos