Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 82 94
Rank change year-on-year +27 +12 -23
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 24 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.81% 0.92% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.20% 5.42% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 11
Merseyside median annual salary £50,750 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.88% -20.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,700 £16,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £44,200 £56,250
North West median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% +8.84%

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 169 166 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 19.77% 16.96% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 133 109 197
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
Liverpool +22 16 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Southport - 7 £40,500 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Change Management
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) Wireless
5 11 (45.83%) LAN
5 11 (45.83%) WAN
5 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (45.83%) Citrix
5 11 (45.83%) Network Security
5 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (45.83%) High Availability
5 11 (45.83%) Task Automation
6 10 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (41.67%) Proactive Monitoring
6 10 (41.67%) Programme Delivery
6 10 (41.67%) Patch Management
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Wireless
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (41.67%) Network Management
6 10 (41.67%) Firmware
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (41.67%) Business Continuity
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) Security Management
6 10 (41.67%) Project Management
7 9 (37.50%) IPsec

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 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
1 11 (45.83%) LAN
1 11 (45.83%) Network Security
1 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
1 11 (45.83%) WAN
1 11 (45.83%) Wireless
2 10 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (41.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (37.50%) IPsec
3 9 (37.50%) VPN
4 8 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (33.33%) MPLS
4 8 (33.33%) Multicast
4 8 (33.33%) SSL
5 6 (25.00%) NAS
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MS Access
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Security Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) XenServer Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Support
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.33%) Exchange Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Change Management
2 11 (45.83%) High Availability
2 11 (45.83%) Task Automation
3 10 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 10 (41.67%) Network Management
3 10 (41.67%) Patch Management
3 10 (41.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 10 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (41.67%) Programme Delivery
3 10 (41.67%) Project Management
3 10 (41.67%) Security Management
4 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 9 (37.50%) SIEM
5 8 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (33.33%) Web Filtering
6 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) CCDP
3 8 (33.33%) CISSP
3 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCDST
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Firmware
2 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) XenApp
3 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (16.67%) XenServer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) TrustSec
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (33.33%) Nessus
3 2 (8.33%) WSUS
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) OpenView
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) IronPort
6 2 (8.33%) Lotus
7 1 (4.17%) Avaya
7 1 (4.17%) Meraki
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter