Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 86 78
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8 +6
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 23 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.56% 0.85% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.83% 4.39% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 13
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% +21.21%
North West median annual salary £33,750 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -2.60% +2.67%

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 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 129 205 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.37% 19.34% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 109 139 167
Merseyside median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £53,077 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +27 20 £60,000 +41.18% 5
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) High Availability
3 18 (78.26%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) LAN
3 18 (78.26%) WAN
3 18 (78.26%) Programme Delivery
4 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (73.91%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (69.57%) Business Continuity
5 16 (69.57%) CCNP
5 16 (69.57%) Proactive Monitoring
5 16 (69.57%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (65.22%) Task Automation
6 15 (65.22%) Patch Management
6 15 (65.22%) Security Management
6 15 (65.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (65.22%) Network Security
6 15 (65.22%) Network Management
7 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (60.87%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (60.87%) Wireless
7 14 (60.87%) Cisco Wireless
7 14 (60.87%) Cisco ISE
8 13 (56.52%) Multicast
8 13 (56.52%) Cisco CUCM
8 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (56.52%) IPsec
8 13 (56.52%) Change Management
8 13 (56.52%) MPLS

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:

Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
1 18 (78.26%) LAN
1 18 (78.26%) WAN
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco IOS
3 15 (65.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (65.22%) Network Security
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco ISE
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco Wireless
4 14 (60.87%) Wireless
5 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (56.52%) IPsec
5 13 (56.52%) MPLS
5 13 (56.52%) Multicast
5 13 (56.52%) SSL
5 13 (56.52%) VPN
6 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
9 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Network Engineer
2 17 (73.91%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (65.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 15 (65.22%) Security Engineer
4 14 (60.87%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 14 (60.87%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) IT Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) High Availability
2 18 (78.26%) Programme Delivery
3 16 (69.57%) Business Continuity
3 16 (69.57%) Proactive Monitoring
3 16 (69.57%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (65.22%) Network Management
4 15 (65.22%) Patch Management
4 15 (65.22%) Security Management
4 15 (65.22%) Task Automation
5 14 (60.87%) Vulnerability Management
6 13 (56.52%) Change Management
6 13 (56.52%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (56.52%) SIEM
7 12 (52.17%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (52.17%) Web Filtering
8 11 (47.83%) ITIL
8 11 (47.83%) ITIL V3
8 11 (47.83%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNP
3 11 (47.83%) CCDP
3 11 (47.83%) CISSP
3 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Firmware
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco CUCM
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (52.17%) Nessus
2 12 (52.17%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) IronPort
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Sage
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
3 3 (13.04%) Veeam
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter