The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 213 217 193
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs citing IVR 9 3 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.056% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.15% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 22
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £60,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,635 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.07% +23.52%
IVR
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1800 1992 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.85% 37.14% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1404 1552
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IVR across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IVR
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IVR across the Berkshire region.

IVR Salary Trend in Berkshire

IVR
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IVR across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

IVR Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IVR
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 5 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Ascot - 1 £50,000 -
IVR
South East

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IVR also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IVR.

1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 7 (53.85%) Genesys
3 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Verint
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) SS7
4 5 (38.46%) Fault Management
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) NFS
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) CTI
6 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
6 3 (23.08%) Rendezvous
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) LDAP
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Perl
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IVR also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IVR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SS7
2 3 (23.08%) ISUP
2 3 (23.08%) INAP
2 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) SMS
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) CTI
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco ICM
2 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) RTP
4 1 (7.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.69%) DTV
4 1 (7.69%) Economics
4 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Fault Management
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Erlang
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) NFS
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Genesys
2 6 (46.15%) Verint
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) TIBCO
4 3 (23.08%) Redknee
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya