The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 225 195
Rank change year-on-year +27 -30  
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 17 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.36% 2.24% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 18
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +47.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,125 £32,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 719 937 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.23% 15.23% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 590 749 676
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing IP Telephony as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in the West Midlands

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for IP Telephony in the West Midlands

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IP Telephony in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IP Telephony in the West Midlands

IP Telephony
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Shropshire - 10 £35,000 -
Warwickshire +22 5 £45,000 -
Birmingham +14 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £35,500 - 1
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) WAN
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 14 (60.87%) VPN
4 14 (60.87%) Firewall
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
5 13 (56.52%) VMware
5 13 (56.52%) DNS
6 12 (52.17%) MPLS
7 11 (47.83%) Nagios
7 11 (47.83%) DHCP
7 11 (47.83%) Linux
7 11 (47.83%) Unix
7 11 (47.83%) Brocade
7 11 (47.83%) VPLS
7 11 (47.83%) ProCurve
7 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
7 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
7 11 (47.83%) SolarWinds
7 11 (47.83%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (39.13%) SonicWALL
9 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (34.78%) VLAN
9 8 (34.78%) Wireless
9 8 (34.78%) CCNA
9 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (30.43%) IPv4
10 7 (30.43%) IPv6
10 7 (30.43%) CCNP
10 7 (30.43%) OSPF

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) WAN
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) VPN
3 13 (56.52%) DNS
4 12 (52.17%) MPLS
5 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 11 (47.83%) VPLS
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (34.78%) VLAN
6 8 (34.78%) Wireless
7 7 (30.43%) BGP
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (30.43%) IPv4
7 7 (30.43%) IPv6
7 7 (30.43%) NX-OS
7 7 (30.43%) OSPF
7 7 (30.43%) SNMP
7 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
7 7 (30.43%) VoIP
8 5 (21.74%) DWDM
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Communications Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Unix
4 7 (30.43%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
3 5 (21.74%) Workflow
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Server Building
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CCNA
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) pfSense
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Nagios
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) Brocade
3 11 (47.83%) ProCurve
3 11 (47.83%) SolarWinds
4 9 (39.13%) SonicWALL
5 7 (30.43%) Aruba
5 7 (30.43%) Ubiquiti
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) Verint
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago