Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IP Telephony
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 658 775
Rank change year-on-year -129 +117 -10
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 424 743 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 2.16% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 370 643 485
UK median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £26,225 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IP Telephony 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28460 34446 39101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.99% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23095 28606 31542
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IP Telephony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in the UK

IP Telephony
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IP Telephony in the UK

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IP Telephony over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IP Telephony in the UK

IP Telephony
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England -134 398 £42,000 -5.88% 21
UK excluding London -89 248 £40,000 - 20
London -13 164 £47,500 -11.63% 4
North of England -12 76 £45,000 +16.88% 6
South East -101 59 £42,000 -6.67% 9
North West -2 47 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South West +9 37 £35,000 +7.69%
East of England +2 32 £42,000 +1.82%
Yorkshire +21 29 £43,750 +21.53%
Midlands +9 29 £37,500 +4.17% 2
East Midlands +18 16 £37,500 +29.31% 1
West Midlands -1 13 £35,250 -21.67% 1
Scotland +21 8 £45,500 +34.81% 1
Wales +4 6 £34,568 - 2
Northern Ireland -9 4 £26,250 -40.00%

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 258 (60.85%) Cisco
2 180 (42.45%) Firewall
3 178 (41.98%) WAN
4 171 (40.33%) Windows
5 150 (35.38%) LAN
6 142 (33.49%) ITIL
7 141 (33.25%) Active Directory
8 130 (30.66%) Cisco Certification
9 128 (30.19%) Microsoft
10 108 (25.47%) VMware
11 107 (25.24%) Wireless
12 105 (24.76%) VPN
13 103 (24.29%) CCNP
14 100 (23.58%) TCP/IP
15 87 (20.52%) VoIP
16 86 (20.28%) Telecoms
17 81 (19.10%) Finance
18 78 (18.40%) Windows Server
19 74 (17.45%) CCNA
20 73 (17.22%) Citrix
21 69 (16.27%) Data Centre
22 65 (15.33%) Avaya
23 62 (14.62%) Unified Communications
24 61 (14.39%) Degree
24 61 (14.39%) MPLS
25 60 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
26 57 (13.44%) Network Security
26 57 (13.44%) BGP
26 57 (13.44%) MS Exchange
26 57 (13.44%) Windows Server 2012

IP Telephony
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 57 (13.44%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (3.77%) Skype for Business
4 13 (3.07%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.36%) Apache
7 6 (1.42%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.94%) CMS
9 3 (0.71%) Confluence
9 3 (0.71%) IIS
10 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.47%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.47%) SAS
11 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (9.91%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Eikon
3 2 (0.47%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.24%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 52 (12.26%) Office 365
2 22 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.59%) SaaS
5 9 (2.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.12%) Amazon Glacier
5 9 (2.12%) Amazon S3
5 9 (2.12%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.12%) AWS CloudTrail
5 9 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (1.89%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.47%) Slack
9 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 180 (42.45%) Firewall
2 178 (41.98%) WAN
3 150 (35.38%) LAN
4 107 (25.24%) Wireless
5 105 (24.76%) VPN
6 100 (23.58%) TCP/IP
7 87 (20.52%) VoIP
8 62 (14.62%) Unified Communications
9 61 (14.39%) MPLS
10 57 (13.44%) BGP
10 57 (13.44%) Network Security
11 52 (12.26%) DNS
12 50 (11.79%) OSPF
13 49 (11.56%) DHCP
14 48 (11.32%) Cisco ASA
15 45 (10.61%) Cisco IOS
16 44 (10.38%) IPsec
17 39 (9.20%) SSL
18 38 (8.96%) Cisco IPT
19 36 (8.49%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (1.65%) MySQL
4 6 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.71%) Riak
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.47%) Subversion
1 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.24%) Mocha
General
1 86 (20.28%) Telecoms
2 81 (19.10%) Finance
3 16 (3.77%) Advertising
3 16 (3.77%) Law
3 16 (3.77%) Legal
4 12 (2.83%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.59%) Retail
6 10 (2.36%) Marketing
7 7 (1.65%) Electronics
8 6 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.18%) Banking
10 4 (0.94%) Publishing
11 3 (0.71%) Back Office
11 3 (0.71%) French Language
11 3 (0.71%) Games
11 3 (0.71%) German Language
11 3 (0.71%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (25.47%) Network Engineer
2 53 (12.50%) Analyst
3 50 (11.79%) Support Engineer
4 38 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 34 (8.02%) Cisco Engineer
6 29 (6.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 29 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (5.19%) IT Manager
8 22 (5.19%) IT Support
8 22 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
9 20 (4.72%) Infrastructure Manager
10 17 (4.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 16 (3.77%) Administrator
12 15 (3.54%) Service Manager
12 15 (3.54%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (3.54%) Voice Engineer
13 14 (3.30%) IT Engineer
13 14 (3.30%) Network Support
14 13 (3.07%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.54%) CSS
2 4 (0.94%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.94%) Web Services
2 4 (0.94%) XMPP
3 3 (0.71%) Loki
4 1 (0.24%) COM
4 1 (0.24%) HTML
4 1 (0.24%) jQuery
4 1 (0.24%) Node.js
4 1 (0.24%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 69 (16.27%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (4.72%) iPad
4 20 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 17 (4.01%) Fat Client
5 17 (4.01%) Thin Client
6 15 (3.54%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.30%) Client/Server
7 14 (3.30%) Smartphone
8 13 (3.07%) iPhone
9 10 (2.36%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.89%) IVR
11 7 (1.65%) Handset
12 6 (1.42%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.18%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.94%) Fintech
15 3 (0.71%) CCTV
15 3 (0.71%) Eurex
15 3 (0.71%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 171 (40.33%) Windows
2 78 (18.40%) Windows Server
3 57 (13.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 51 (12.03%) Linux
6 50 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (4.25%) Windows 10
9 17 (4.01%) Unix
10 13 (3.07%) Android
11 12 (2.83%) Windows 8
12 10 (2.36%) Apple iOS
13 9 (2.12%) CentOS
13 9 (2.12%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.89%) Debian
15 7 (1.65%) Mac OS
16 6 (1.42%) VyOS
17 4 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (33.49%) ITIL
2 49 (11.56%) Load Balancing
3 33 (7.78%) Service Management
4 30 (7.08%) Asset Management
4 30 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (6.84%) Project Management
6 27 (6.37%) Change Management
6 27 (6.37%) Problem Management
6 27 (6.37%) Service Delivery
7 26 (6.13%) Capacity Planning
8 24 (5.66%) Data Protection
9 23 (5.42%) Network Monitoring
10 22 (5.19%) Incident Management
11 20 (4.72%) Business Continuity
11 20 (4.72%) ITSM
12 18 (4.25%) ITIL V3
12 18 (4.25%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.25%) Proactive Monitoring
13 17 (4.01%) BCP
13 17 (4.01%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.72%) SQL
2 15 (3.54%) PowerShell
2 15 (3.54%) Python
3 5 (1.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.47%) PHP
4 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.24%) Go
5 1 (0.24%) Java
5 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.24%) Ruby
5 1 (0.24%) VB
5 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 130 (30.66%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (24.29%) CCNP
3 74 (17.45%) CCNA
4 61 (14.39%) Degree
5 33 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (6.37%) CCIE
7 25 (5.90%) MCP
8 19 (4.48%) MCSE
9 17 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.12%) MCDST
11 8 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.42%) MCSA
13 5 (1.18%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.94%) MCITP
14 4 (0.94%) MCTS
15 3 (0.71%) ISEB
16 2 (0.47%) CCVP
17 1 (0.24%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.66%) SLA
2 17 (4.01%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.89%) PMO
4 5 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 141 (33.25%) Active Directory
2 60 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (8.25%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.01%) vSphere
5 10 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.36%) XenApp
6 9 (2.12%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.47%) BIND 9
9 2 (0.47%) Docker
9 2 (0.47%) iptables
9 2 (0.47%) KVM
9 2 (0.47%) NFS
9 2 (0.47%) pfSense
9 2 (0.47%) Samba
9 2 (0.47%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.47%) Varnish
9 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (10.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (6.37%) SCCM
3 17 (4.01%) Cisco UCCX
4 15 (3.54%) Cisco Prime
5 13 (3.07%) Cisco CME
5 13 (3.07%) WSUS
6 12 (2.83%) Cisco UCCE
7 10 (2.36%) FortiGate
8 6 (1.42%) Nagios
8 6 (1.42%) SCOM
9 3 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 258 (60.85%) Cisco
2 128 (30.19%) Microsoft
3 108 (25.47%) VMware
4 73 (17.22%) Citrix
5 65 (15.33%) Avaya
6 47 (11.08%) Juniper
7 45 (10.61%) CheckPoint
7 45 (10.61%) F5
8 38 (8.96%) SolarWinds
9 34 (8.02%) HP
10 21 (4.95%) Mitel
11 15 (3.54%) Dell
12 13 (3.07%) Aruba
12 13 (3.07%) NetApp
12 13 (3.07%) Polycom
12 13 (3.07%) Red Hat
12 13 (3.07%) Riverbed
13 11 (2.59%) Blue Coat
13 11 (2.59%) Brocade
13 11 (2.59%) SonicWALL
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Vocation IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £62000.00 - £76000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Vocation IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus sc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Fri to Tue
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People Services Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
The Collinson Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Portsmouth
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + on call + benefits
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