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

IP Telephony
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 231 206
Rank change year-on-year -1 -25  
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 1 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 1.57% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 15
Median salary - £37,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88%  

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 780 893 875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.31% 14.65% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 611 709 780
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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
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 25 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
Birmingham 0 1 - - 1
IP Telephony
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 10 (58.82%) VPN
4 10 (58.82%) DNS
4 10 (58.82%) Nagios
4 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) DHCP
4 10 (58.82%) Unix
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) Brocade
4 10 (58.82%) VPLS
4 10 (58.82%) ProCurve
4 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
4 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds
4 10 (58.82%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 7 (41.18%) NX-OS
5 7 (41.18%) Aruba
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (41.18%) SonicWALL
5 7 (41.18%) VLAN
5 7 (41.18%) SNMP
5 7 (41.18%) IPv4
5 7 (41.18%) IPv6
5 7 (41.18%) CCNP

IP Telephony
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) MPLS
3 10 (58.82%) DHCP
3 10 (58.82%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) VPLS
3 10 (58.82%) VPN
4 7 (41.18%) BGP
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (41.18%) IPv4
4 7 (41.18%) IPv6
4 7 (41.18%) NX-OS
4 7 (41.18%) OSPF
4 7 (41.18%) SNMP
4 7 (41.18%) VLAN
4 7 (41.18%) Wireless
5 6 (35.29%) Unified Communications
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
6 5 (29.41%) DWDM
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Network Communications Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Telephony Support
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
2 5 (29.41%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Workload Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Nagios
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Brocade
2 10 (58.82%) ProCurve
2 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Aruba
3 7 (41.18%) SonicWALL
3 7 (41.18%) Ubiquiti
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya
4 1 (5.88%) Verint
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