The table below looks at the statistics for Softswitch skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softswitch over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Softswitch
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Softswitch
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 137 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.60% 23.42% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 131 121 69
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Softswitch across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Softswitch Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Softswitch
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Softswitch Salary Trend in Cardiff

Softswitch
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Softswitch 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 Softswitch.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Sonus
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Softswitch 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 Softswitch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Sonus