The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 163 176
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 70 77 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 1.34% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 8.90% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 72
Median salary £37,500 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -8.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £21,800 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.84%  

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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 910 865 1138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.81% 15.07% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 716 708 872
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

VoIP
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP in the North West.

Salary trend for VoIP in the North West

VoIP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in the North West

VoIP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester -29 43 £37,747 -5.63% 16
Cheshire +9 19 £30,000 - 3
Merseyside -9 6 £42,500 +51.78% 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 69 (47.59%) Windows
2 63 (43.45%) Active Directory
3 62 (42.76%) WAN
4 54 (37.24%) Firewall
5 53 (36.55%) LAN
6 50 (34.48%) Cisco
7 48 (33.10%) Microsoft
8 47 (32.41%) Cisco Certification
9 44 (30.34%) VMware
10 41 (28.28%) DNS
11 33 (22.76%) VPN
11 33 (22.76%) Office 365
12 30 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 29 (20.00%) Linux
14 28 (19.31%) CCNA
15 26 (17.93%) Hyper-V
16 24 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (16.55%) CCNP
16 24 (16.55%) MS Excel
16 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
17 23 (15.86%) Windows 7
18 22 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (15.17%) WLAN
19 21 (14.48%) TCP/IP
19 21 (14.48%) DHCP
19 21 (14.48%) MS Exchange
20 20 (13.79%) Avaya
20 20 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
21 19 (13.10%) MS Office

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (14.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 6 (4.14%) Confluence
4 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.07%) IIS
6 2 (1.38%) Apache
6 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.69%) SAS
7 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Line 50
1 3 (2.07%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.76%) Office 365
2 18 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.07%) Mimecast
4 3 (2.07%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (42.76%) WAN
2 54 (37.24%) Firewall
3 53 (36.55%) LAN
4 41 (28.28%) DNS
5 33 (22.76%) VPN
6 22 (15.17%) WLAN
7 21 (14.48%) DHCP
7 21 (14.48%) TCP/IP
8 20 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (11.72%) Network Security
10 16 (11.03%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (11.03%) Ethernet
10 16 (11.03%) Internet
10 16 (11.03%) Skype
11 15 (10.34%) Broadband
12 14 (9.66%) Asterisk PBX
12 14 (9.66%) MPLS
13 11 (7.59%) IPv6
13 11 (7.59%) ISDN
13 11 (7.59%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.07%) Power BI
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.38%) MySQL
3 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.14%) JIRA
3 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) GoCD
General
1 18 (12.41%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.97%) Finance
3 8 (5.52%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.14%) Automotive
4 6 (4.14%) Multimedia
4 6 (4.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.07%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (17.24%) Analyst
2 18 (12.41%) Network Engineer
3 16 (11.03%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (9.66%) Support Technician
5 13 (8.97%) Support Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) IT Support
6 12 (8.28%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (7.59%) Designer
7 11 (7.59%) Network Designer
7 11 (7.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (5.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.83%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (4.83%) IT Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Network Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) VoIP Engineer
10 6 (4.14%) Administrator
10 6 (4.14%) Help Desk Support
10 6 (4.14%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.90%) Web Services
2 6 (4.14%) BREW
2 6 (4.14%) Flash
2 6 (4.14%) J2ME
2 6 (4.14%) Middleware
2 6 (4.14%) OpenAL
2 6 (4.14%) OpenCL
2 6 (4.14%) OpenGL
2 6 (4.14%) Qt
2 6 (4.14%) Series 60
2 6 (4.14%) SVG
2 6 (4.14%) UIQ
3 3 (2.07%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.07%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (1.38%) COM
4 2 (1.38%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.69%) .NET
5 1 (0.69%) LAMP
5 1 (0.69%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.28%) iPhone
3 9 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.83%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.83%) iPad
4 7 (4.83%) Life Science
5 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.14%) Device Driver
5 6 (4.14%) MPEG
5 6 (4.14%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.07%) Handset
6 3 (2.07%) IVR
7 2 (1.38%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.38%) Replication
7 2 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (47.59%) Windows
2 29 (20.00%) Linux
2 29 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (15.86%) Windows 7
4 22 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (12.41%) Windows 8
6 16 (11.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (7.59%) Android
8 7 (4.83%) Unix
9 6 (4.14%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (4.14%) Nucleus RTOS
9 6 (4.14%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (3.45%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.07%) CentOS
12 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.66%) Network Management
2 12 (8.28%) Network Design
3 11 (7.59%) Configuration Management
3 11 (7.59%) Network Planning
4 8 (5.52%) IT Strategy
4 8 (5.52%) Mentoring
5 7 (4.83%) Information Security
5 7 (4.83%) Time Management
6 6 (4.14%) Coaching
6 6 (4.14%) DRM
6 6 (4.14%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.14%) Mobile Commerce
6 6 (4.14%) Presales
6 6 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (4.14%) Service Management
6 6 (4.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (4.14%) Speech Recognition
7 5 (3.45%) Case Management
7 5 (3.45%) ITIL
7 5 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.66%) SQL
2 9 (6.21%) C
2 9 (6.21%) Perl
2 9 (6.21%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.52%) PHP
3 8 (5.52%) Python
4 7 (4.83%) Java
5 6 (4.14%) C++
6 4 (2.76%) VB
7 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (32.41%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (19.31%) CCNA
3 24 (16.55%) CCNP
3 24 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (12.41%) MCSE
5 15 (10.34%) Degree
6 10 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (5.52%) MCP
8 7 (4.83%) MCITP
9 5 (3.45%) A+ Certification
10 4 (2.76%) MCTS
10 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.07%) HP ASE
11 3 (2.07%) HP MASE
11 3 (2.07%) NCDA
11 3 (2.07%) NCIE
11 3 (2.07%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (2.07%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.41%) SLA
2 16 (11.03%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.07%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 63 (43.45%) Active Directory
2 30 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (17.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.69%) Docker
6 1 (0.69%) Firmware
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.69%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.69%) pfSense
6 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (9.66%) Nagios
2 11 (7.59%) OpenNMS
2 11 (7.59%) SCCM
3 9 (6.21%) Puppet
4 7 (4.83%) RANCID
5 5 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.76%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.76%) SCOM
6 4 (2.76%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (2.07%) PaperCut
8 2 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.38%) Nessus
8 2 (1.38%) Nexpose
8 2 (1.38%) Nmap
8 2 (1.38%) QRadar
8 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.69%) Graylog
9 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (34.48%) Cisco
2 48 (33.10%) Microsoft
3 44 (30.34%) VMware
4 20 (13.79%) Avaya
5 14 (9.66%) Ericsson
6 11 (7.59%) BroadSoft
6 11 (7.59%) HP
7 10 (6.90%) Juniper
8 9 (6.21%) Brocade
8 9 (6.21%) Citrix
9 8 (5.52%) GENBAND
9 8 (5.52%) Intel
9 8 (5.52%) Meraki
10 7 (4.83%) Foundry
10 7 (4.83%) Huawei
10 7 (4.83%) Mitel
10 7 (4.83%) ZyXEL
11 6 (4.14%) Atlassian
11 6 (4.14%) NetApp
11 6 (4.14%) Sage
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Salary: £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Invosys
Salary: Competitive Salary - Dependant on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
The SmartList
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Invosys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago