Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 97 69
Rank change year-on-year +31 -28 +12
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 16 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.80% 1.32% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.35% 6.61% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 13
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% +2.94% +28.79%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,350 £32,800
90th Percentile £45,000 £56,025 £51,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +16.79%

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 141 257 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 15.88% 19.92% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 104 178 98
Merseyside median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,175 £21,175
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,386 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +24 13 £40,000 -16.23% 2
St Helens - 2 £30,000 -
Birkenhead - 1 £25,000 -
VoIP
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) F5
6 7 (43.75%) Network Security
7 5 (31.25%) Capita
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 5 (31.25%) Avaya
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (25.00%) BGP
8 4 (25.00%) Games
8 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
9 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing

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 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (50.00%) DHCP
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) BGP
5 4 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Online Games
2 2 (12.50%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Network Virtualisation
2 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware NSX
3 2 (12.50%) NFS
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Avaya
4 5 (31.25%) Capita
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) NICE Systems
5 2 (12.50%) Polycom
5 2 (12.50%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) AVG
6 1 (6.25%) MobileIron
6 1 (6.25%) Riverbed