Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 155 199
Rank change year-on-year -72 +44 +29
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 100 213 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 1.72% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.46% 11.39% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 88 178 145
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £21,925 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 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 1548 1870 1684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.38% 15.10% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1494 1473
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,075 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in the West Midlands

VoIP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for VoIP in the West Midlands

VoIP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in the West Midlands

VoIP
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 VoIP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
Birmingham +26 47 £31,500 +9.57% 2
Coventry -1 14 £52,500 +22.09%
Staffordshire +7 11 £23,750 -44.12% 4
Worcestershire -25 10 £47,500 -
Warwickshire +19 8 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton +8 4 £41,945 +4.86%
West Bromwich - 2 £27,500 -
Sutton Coldfield -1 1 £62,000 +175.56%
Solihull -14 1 £26,500 - 3
Halesowen -17 1 - -
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 56 (56.00%) Cisco
2 51 (51.00%) WAN
3 39 (39.00%) LAN
4 37 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (36.00%) Firewall
5 36 (36.00%) Telecoms
6 29 (29.00%) Mitel
7 24 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
7 24 (24.00%) Avaya
7 24 (24.00%) CCNP
8 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
9 20 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 19 (19.00%) CCNA
10 19 (19.00%) ITIL
11 18 (18.00%) Windows
11 18 (18.00%) VLAN
12 17 (17.00%) VMware
13 16 (16.00%) Project Management
13 16 (16.00%) MS Exchange
13 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
13 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (12.00%) Change Management
14 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (12.00%) Project Planning
14 12 (12.00%) Problem Management
14 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
16 10 (10.00%) Handset
16 10 (10.00%) MPLS
16 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

VoIP
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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 51 (51.00%) WAN
2 39 (39.00%) LAN
3 36 (36.00%) Firewall
4 24 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (18.00%) VLAN
6 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (10.00%) MPLS
8 8 (8.00%) PBX
8 8 (8.00%) VPN
8 8 (8.00%) Wireless
9 7 (7.00%) PABX
10 6 (6.00%) ADSL
10 6 (6.00%) IP Telephony
10 6 (6.00%) Network Security
10 6 (6.00%) SAN
11 5 (5.00%) DNS
11 5 (5.00%) DWDM
11 5 (5.00%) WLAN
12 4 (4.00%) NetScaler
13 3 (3.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 36 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.00%) French Language
4 1 (1.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (37.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.00%) Analyst
3 15 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Voice Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Voice Network Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) Network Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Architect
8 7 (7.00%) Network Architect
9 6 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Data Network Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Network Support
9 6 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Telecoms Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Project Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Project Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) .NET
1 1 (1.00%) J2EE
1 1 (1.00%) SAML
1 1 (1.00%) Web Services
1 1 (1.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Handset
3 8 (8.00%) IVR
4 5 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.00%) NHS
6 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.00%) BBC
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) PKI
7 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Windows
2 9 (9.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.00%) Android
5 5 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.00%) Linux
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) ITIL
2 16 (16.00%) Project Management
3 12 (12.00%) Change Management
3 12 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 12 (12.00%) Project Planning
4 9 (9.00%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.00%) Change Control
6 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.00%) Presales
7 6 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (6.00%) Service Management
8 5 (5.00%) Workflow
9 4 (4.00%) Data Centre Operations
10 3 (3.00%) ERP
10 3 (3.00%) People Management
10 3 (3.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (1.00%) ANSI C
4 1 (1.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (24.00%) CCNP
3 19 (19.00%) CCNA
4 9 (9.00%) CCIE
5 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.00%) MCSE
7 2 (2.00%) CCDP
7 2 (2.00%) CISM
7 2 (2.00%) CISSP
7 2 (2.00%) Degree
8 1 (1.00%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.00%) MCITP
8 1 (1.00%) MCP
8 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.00%) XenServer
4 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.00%) vSphere
5 1 (1.00%) Postfix
5 1 (1.00%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.00%) XenApp
5 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (6.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
3 1 (1.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (56.00%) Cisco
2 29 (29.00%) Mitel
3 24 (24.00%) Avaya
4 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.00%) VMware
6 9 (9.00%) F5
7 8 (8.00%) Citrix
8 6 (6.00%) LANDesk
8 6 (6.00%) MobileIron
8 6 (6.00%) Remedy
8 6 (6.00%) ServiceNow
9 5 (5.00%) HP
10 3 (3.00%) Juniper
11 2 (2.00%) Dell
11 2 (2.00%) Nortel
11 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 1 (1.00%) NetApp
12 1 (1.00%) Oracle
12 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
Talent Spa
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary up to £43,358 per annum (dependent upon experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugeley
Amazon
Posted: 7 days ago
Rugeley
Amazon
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago