The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 313 315 323
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing RTP 5 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.098% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.65% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 10
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.05%
RTP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1863 1849 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.71% 15.17% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1633 2179
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RTP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RTP across the City of London region.

RTP Salary Trend in the City of London

RTP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RTP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

RTP Salary Histogram in the City of London

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RTP 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 RTP.

1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) GSM
3 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (57.89%) Network Design
4 10 (52.63%) VLAN
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) UNIX
5 9 (47.37%) STL
5 9 (47.37%) SIGTRAN
5 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
5 9 (47.37%) SS7
5 9 (47.37%) TCAP
5 9 (47.37%) INAP
5 9 (47.37%) Wireless
5 9 (47.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (31.58%) Android
6 6 (31.58%) C
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) Python
7 5 (26.32%) XMPP
7 5 (26.32%) Java SE
7 5 (26.32%) Robotium
7 5 (26.32%) Android Development
7 5 (26.32%) Robolectric
7 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
8 2 (10.53%) VoLTE
8 2 (10.53%) User Experience

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing RTP 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 RTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) GSM
2 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) VLAN
3 9 (47.37%) SIGTRAN
3 9 (47.37%) SS7
3 9 (47.37%) TCAP
3 9 (47.37%) INAP
3 9 (47.37%) Wireless
4 2 (10.53%) SNMP
4 2 (10.53%) LTE
4 2 (10.53%) 4G
4 2 (10.53%) VoLTE
4 2 (10.53%) 3GPP
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) PBX
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) DVB
5 1 (5.26%) RTCP
5 1 (5.26%) Q.931
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Robotium
1 5 (26.32%) Robolectric
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Senior Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) C++ Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Telecoms Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) IP Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Senior IP Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Android Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Programmer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Programmer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) STL
1 9 (47.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (31.58%) J2EE
3 5 (26.32%) XMPP
3 5 (26.32%) Java SE
4 1 (5.26%) Qt
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) J2ME
4 1 (5.26%) POSIX
4 1 (5.26%) WAP
4 1 (5.26%) SyncML
4 1 (5.26%) GTK+
4 1 (5.26%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) GIS
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Streaming Media
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) UNIX
3 6 (31.58%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) uClinux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Network Design
3 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
4 5 (26.32%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) Use Case
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Business Development
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Security
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C++
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) ESRI
2 1 (5.26%) BT
2 1 (5.26%) Brocade
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco