Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 141 190
Rank change year-on-year -99 +49 +50
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 88 76 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.82% 1.59% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 9.42% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 65 68 135
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,350 £21,000
25th Percentile £28,500 £29,859 £27,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% - +17.19%
75th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £49,888
90th Percentile £56,000 £61,250 £57,400
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,753
% change year-on-year - +18.87% -4.66%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,461 807 2,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.66% 16.90% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,181 649 1,600
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,250 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in the Midlands

VoIP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VoIP in the Midlands.

Salary trend for VoIP in the Midlands

VoIP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing VoIP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for VoIP in the Midlands

VoIP
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
West Midlands -61 76 £42,500 +5.84% 21
East Midlands -88 11 £26,250 -23.91% 13
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
2 31 (35.23%) Firewall
3 28 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (29.55%) Cisco
5 25 (28.41%) Social Skills
6 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
7 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 21 (23.86%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (23.86%) Windows
8 21 (23.86%) VPN
8 21 (23.86%) Microsoft 365
9 19 (21.59%) CCNA
9 19 (21.59%) NHS
10 18 (20.45%) C
10 18 (20.45%) Client/Server
10 18 (20.45%) NEC
10 18 (20.45%) Validation
10 18 (20.45%) DBS Check
10 18 (20.45%) Service Design
10 18 (20.45%) Northgate
10 18 (20.45%) Data Entry
10 18 (20.45%) Public Sector
11 17 (19.32%) Windows Server
11 17 (19.32%) Telecoms
12 16 (18.18%) DNS
12 16 (18.18%) Palo Alto
12 16 (18.18%) Meraki
13 15 (17.05%) DHCP
13 15 (17.05%) CCNP
13 15 (17.05%) VMware

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (6.82%) OpenStack
1 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (9.09%) Azure
3 6 (6.82%) Cloudflare
3 6 (6.82%) OpenDNS
4 4 (4.55%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.14%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.23%) Firewall
2 21 (23.86%) VPN
3 16 (18.18%) DNS
4 15 (17.05%) DHCP
5 14 (15.91%) IPsec
6 12 (13.64%) MPLS
7 11 (12.50%) BGP
7 11 (12.50%) Internet
7 11 (12.50%) OSPF
7 11 (12.50%) WAN
8 10 (11.36%) EIGRP
8 10 (11.36%) LAN
8 10 (11.36%) RIP
9 9 (10.23%) Network Security
9 9 (10.23%) PBX
9 9 (10.23%) VLAN
10 8 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (7.95%) SSL
12 6 (6.82%) Softswitch
12 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Postman
1 4 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 25 (28.41%) Social Skills
2 18 (20.45%) Public Sector
3 17 (19.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.68%) Finance
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 4 (4.55%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.41%) Legal
7 2 (2.27%) Banking
7 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.14%) Billing
8 1 (1.14%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (1.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.14%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) IP Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) IP Network Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Juniper Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) IT Support
4 9 (10.23%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Design Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) IT Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Network Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Voice Design Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) NHS
2 18 (20.45%) Client/Server
3 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.27%) CCTV
4 2 (2.27%) iPhone
4 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.14%) FMCG
5 1 (1.14%) IVR
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.86%) Windows
2 17 (19.32%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 5 (5.68%) Android
4 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (4.55%) Linux
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.14%) CentOS
8 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (20.45%) Data Entry
2 18 (20.45%) Service Design
2 18 (20.45%) Validation
3 11 (12.50%) ITIL
4 10 (11.36%) Network Design
5 9 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (10.23%) Project Delivery
6 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 7 (7.95%) BCP
7 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.82%) Change Management
8 6 (6.82%) Open Source
9 5 (5.68%) Migration
9 5 (5.68%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.55%) Network Security Management
10 4 (4.55%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) C
2 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (21.59%) CCNA
3 18 (20.45%) DBS Check
4 15 (17.05%) CCNP
5 11 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 8 (9.09%) Degree
7 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.41%) CWNA
9 2 (2.27%) MCSA
9 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.14%) HNC
10 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.14%) MCITP
10 1 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.36%) Firmware
4 6 (6.82%) vSphere
5 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) WSUS
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 39 (44.32%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.55%) Cisco
3 18 (20.45%) NEC
3 18 (20.45%) Northgate
4 16 (18.18%) Meraki
4 16 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 15 (17.05%) VMware
6 12 (13.64%) Fortinet
7 11 (12.50%) Juniper
7 11 (12.50%) Oracle
8 9 (10.23%) HP
9 7 (7.95%) Dell
9 7 (7.95%) GENBAND
10 6 (6.82%) Sonus
10 6 (6.82%) Splunk
11 5 (5.68%) Avaya
11 5 (5.68%) Mitel
12 4 (4.55%) BroadSoft
13 3 (3.41%) Forcepoint
13 3 (3.41%) ServiceNow