Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 67 98
Rank change year-on-year +16 +31 -27
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 26 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.48% 1.80% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.85% 11.35% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 14
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -25.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £19,350
90th Percentile £54,200 £45,000 £56,025
North West median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% - -6.25%

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 164 141 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 21.95% 15.88% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 118 104 173
Merseyside median annual salary £35,990 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.12% +11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,450 £27,750 £26,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £55,386
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +11 19 £36,250 -9.38% 4
Southport - 7 £40,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Citrix
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 11 (42.31%) WAN
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 9 (34.62%) Firewall
7 8 (30.77%) XenApp
8 7 (26.92%) LAN
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) NAS
9 6 (23.08%) VLAN
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
10 5 (19.23%) CCNP
10 5 (19.23%) VPN
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
10 5 (19.23%) Wireless
10 5 (19.23%) IPsec
11 4 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
11 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
11 4 (15.38%) WLAN
11 4 (15.38%) XenServer
11 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
11 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
11 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving

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 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (23.08%) NAS
4 6 (23.08%) VLAN
5 5 (19.23%) IPsec
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
5 5 (19.23%) Wireless
6 4 (15.38%) WLAN
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (11.54%) MPLS
7 3 (11.54%) Multicast
7 3 (11.54%) SSL
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (7.69%) NX-OS
8 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) XenServer Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Support
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.69%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.54%) Network Management
3 3 (11.54%) Patch Management
3 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Security Management
3 3 (11.54%) SIEM
3 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCNP
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CCDP
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) XenApp
3 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (15.38%) XenServer
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (11.54%) Nessus
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) OpenView
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) Citrix
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Avaya
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 2 (7.69%) Lotus
6 2 (7.69%) Meraki
6 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds