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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 55 53 59
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.23% 1.84% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.05% 10.84% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Median salary £42,500 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.78% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £41,000 £30,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.58%  

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 87 83 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 15.34% 16.97% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 48
Median salary £41,750 £41,900 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.35% +30.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing VoIP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Birkenhead - 1 £32,500 - 1
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) WLAN
4 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
4 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (26.32%) DMVPN
5 5 (26.32%) Meraki
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) PSTN
5 5 (26.32%) ISDN
5 5 (26.32%) IPsec
6 4 (21.05%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
6 4 (21.05%) SCOM
6 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 4 (21.05%) SSL
6 4 (21.05%) VB
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) HP

VoIP
Top Related 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 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
1 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) WLAN
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (26.32%) DMVPN
5 5 (26.32%) IPsec
5 5 (26.32%) ISDN
5 5 (26.32%) PSTN
6 4 (21.05%) NAS
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 4 (21.05%) Skype
6 4 (21.05%) SSL
7 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Avaya Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Voice Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) IVR
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (21.05%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Case Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCVP
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) SCDPM
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
1 4 (21.05%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) Meraki
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Avaya
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Mitel
6 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) F5
7 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
Birkenhead, Merseyside
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