Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 92 98
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 15 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.23% 1.46% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.28% 9.68% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 7
Staffordshire median annual salary £25,750 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.78% +38.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,125 £29,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £29,425 £67,500 £45,250
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% - +28.00%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 133 186 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.95% 15.05% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 110 156 168
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,125 £22,875 £21,925
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% -

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Staffordshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for VoIP in Staffordshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Lichfield - 7 £26,500 -
Cannock - 6 £22,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent +22 2 £29,500 +26.88%
VoIP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) MCSA
6 5 (33.33%) VLAN
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) NetApp
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Network Support
2 6 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSA
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam