The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 260 254 249
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing IVR 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.057% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -9.52%
IVR
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3012 2930 2735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.88% 39.99% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2266 2172
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IVR
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

IVR Salary Trend in the East of England

IVR
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +3 2 £42,500 -22.72%
Essex -4 2 - -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Verint
4 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Speech Recognition
4 4 (33.33%) PBX
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) GSM
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) GSM
3 4 (33.33%) PBX
3 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (8.33%) ISDN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) VoIP Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (33.33%) Speech Recognition
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Verint
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) VMware