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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 169 172
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 87 68 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.29% 1.22% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 7.61% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 82 60 75
Median salary £38,750 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.64% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -5.06%  

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 1045 893 953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.48% 15.96% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 835 759 763
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -16 50 £37,500 - 15
Cheshire -15 28 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Merseyside -11 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Lancashire +6 2 £27,500 +1.85%
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 81 (51.92%) Windows
2 76 (48.72%) WAN
3 70 (44.87%) LAN
4 57 (36.54%) Microsoft
5 55 (35.26%) Cisco
6 51 (32.69%) Active Directory
6 51 (32.69%) Firewall
7 41 (26.28%) VMware
7 41 (26.28%) Linux
8 38 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (23.08%) DNS
10 35 (22.44%) Telecoms
11 31 (19.87%) Windows Server
12 30 (19.23%) VPN
13 27 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 26 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
15 25 (16.03%) Ethernet
15 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
16 24 (15.38%) TCP/IP
17 23 (14.74%) Office 365
18 22 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
18 22 (14.10%) WLAN
19 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
19 21 (13.46%) Degree
20 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (12.82%) Broadband
21 19 (12.18%) CCNP
21 19 (12.18%) CCNA
22 18 (11.54%) SharePoint

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 26 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.85%) Confluence
3 6 (3.85%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.21%) IIS
5 4 (2.56%) Apache
5 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.74%) Office 365
3 22 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.64%) IaaS
4 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (48.72%) WAN
2 70 (44.87%) LAN
3 51 (32.69%) Firewall
4 36 (23.08%) DNS
5 30 (19.23%) VPN
6 26 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 25 (16.03%) Ethernet
8 24 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 22 (14.10%) WLAN
10 20 (12.82%) Broadband
11 17 (10.90%) Network Security
12 16 (10.26%) Internet
12 16 (10.26%) MPLS
13 15 (9.62%) ISDN
14 14 (8.97%) TACACS
15 13 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (8.33%) DHCP
15 13 (8.33%) Wireless
16 11 (7.05%) SAN
16 11 (7.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.56%) MySQL
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.64%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) JIRA
2 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.64%) GoCD
4 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (22.44%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.90%) Finance
3 9 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.85%) Automotive
5 6 (3.85%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.28%) Games
6 2 (1.28%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (13.46%) Analyst
1 21 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (10.26%) Network Engineer
3 15 (9.62%) Support Engineer
4 13 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) IT Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) Network Analyst
6 9 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) Designer
7 8 (5.13%) Network Designer
7 8 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.13%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Administrator
8 6 (3.85%) Coordinator
8 6 (3.85%) Junior
8 6 (3.85%) Server Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.97%) Web Services
2 6 (3.85%) BREW
2 6 (3.85%) Flash
2 6 (3.85%) J2ME
2 6 (3.85%) Middleware
2 6 (3.85%) OpenAL
2 6 (3.85%) OpenCL
2 6 (3.85%) OpenGL
2 6 (3.85%) Qt
2 6 (3.85%) Series 60
2 6 (3.85%) SVG
2 6 (3.85%) UIQ
3 5 (3.21%) FreeSWITCH
4 4 (2.56%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.28%) COM
5 2 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.28%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.28%) TAPI
5 2 (1.28%) XML
6 1 (0.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.41%) Replication
3 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.13%) Life Science
5 7 (4.49%) Handset
6 6 (3.85%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.85%) iPhone
6 6 (3.85%) MPEG
6 6 (3.85%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.21%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.21%) PMI
8 3 (1.92%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.92%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.92%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.64%) CMDB
10 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 81 (51.92%) Windows
2 41 (26.28%) Linux
3 31 (19.87%) Windows Server
4 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.41%) Unix
8 9 (5.77%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.85%) Android
9 6 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (3.85%) Nucleus RTOS
9 6 (3.85%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (3.21%) CentOS
11 4 (2.56%) Debian
12 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.54%) ITIL
2 16 (10.26%) Project Management
3 14 (8.97%) Network Management
4 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 12 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 12 (7.69%) Validation
6 10 (6.41%) Load Balancing
6 10 (6.41%) Service Management
7 9 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.13%) IT Strategy
8 8 (5.13%) ITSM
8 8 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (5.13%) Network Design
9 7 (4.49%) Network Planning
9 7 (4.49%) Time Management
10 6 (3.85%) DRM
10 6 (3.85%) Mobile Commerce
10 6 (3.85%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.85%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 13 (8.33%) SQL
2 7 (4.49%) Java
3 6 (3.85%) C
3 6 (3.85%) C++
4 5 (3.21%) Perl
4 5 (3.21%) Python
5 4 (2.56%) PHP
6 3 (1.92%) VB
7 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (13.46%) Degree
3 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (12.18%) CCNA
4 19 (12.18%) CCNP
5 18 (11.54%) MCSE
6 11 (7.05%) MCP
7 10 (6.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (5.77%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.21%) MCSA
9 5 (3.21%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (2.56%) CCDP
10 4 (2.56%) HP ASE
10 4 (2.56%) HP MASE
10 4 (2.56%) MCITP
11 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.92%) NCDA
11 3 (1.92%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.90%) SLA
2 10 (6.41%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 27 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.64%) Docker
6 1 (0.64%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.64%) NFS
6 1 (0.64%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.64%) XenApp
6 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (7.05%) Nagios
2 9 (5.77%) SCCM
3 8 (5.13%) OpenNMS
4 6 (3.85%) Puppet
5 4 (2.56%) SCOM
5 4 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.92%) Cacti
6 3 (1.92%) RANCID
6 3 (1.92%) SCDPM
6 3 (1.92%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.28%) Nessus
7 2 (1.28%) Nexpose
7 2 (1.28%) Nmap
7 2 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.28%) QRadar
8 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 57 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 55 (35.26%) Cisco
3 41 (26.28%) VMware
4 16 (10.26%) Avaya
4 16 (10.26%) BroadSoft
5 12 (7.69%) Ericsson
6 11 (7.05%) Mitel
6 11 (7.05%) NetApp
7 10 (6.41%) GENBAND
7 10 (6.41%) HP
8 8 (5.13%) Intel
9 7 (4.49%) F5
9 7 (4.49%) Juniper
9 7 (4.49%) Oracle
9 7 (4.49%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.49%) Sonus
10 6 (3.85%) Atlassian
10 6 (3.85%) Riverbed
10 6 (3.85%) Symbian
11 5 (3.21%) Huawei
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £20,124 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + £4,200 car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago