The table below looks at the statistics for Softswitch skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softswitch over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Softswitch
Rank 899 925 947
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +22
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 7 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.044% 0.062% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 18
Median salary £32,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.60%
Softswitch
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15788 17727 19533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.17% 17.83% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13191 14338 15672
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,927 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Softswitch as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Softswitch Jobs Demand Trend in England

Softswitch
Salary Trend in England

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

Softswitch Salary Trend in England

Softswitch
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Softswitch across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Softswitch Salary Histogram in England

Softswitch
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Softswitch within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 3 £32,500 -21.21%
East of England - 3 - -
South East +18 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Softswitch
UK

Softswitch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Softswitch 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 England region with a requirement for Softswitch.

1 12 (85.71%) BroadSoft
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) VoIP
3 10 (71.43%) Wireshark
4 9 (64.29%) ISDN
4 9 (64.29%) Acme Packet
5 8 (57.14%) Polycom
5 8 (57.14%) ISUP
5 8 (57.14%) Handset
6 7 (50.00%) Aastra
6 7 (50.00%) Nagios
6 7 (50.00%) MGCP
6 7 (50.00%) SS7
6 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) Juniper
9 3 (21.43%) CRM
9 3 (21.43%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) MS Office
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) Mitel
9 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (21.43%) Case Management
10 2 (14.29%) Intelligent Network
10 2 (14.29%) PBX
11 1 (7.14%) PSTN
11 1 (7.14%) OOP

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) VoIP
1 10 (71.43%) Wireshark
2 9 (64.29%) ISDN
3 8 (57.14%) ISUP
4 7 (50.00%) MGCP
4 7 (50.00%) SS7
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Intelligent Network
7 2 (14.29%) PBX
8 1 (7.14%) CTI
8 1 (7.14%) MGW
8 1 (7.14%) MPLS
8 1 (7.14%) PSTN
8 1 (7.14%) RTP
8 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
8 1 (7.14%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Voice Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Voice Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
1 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (7.14%) DHTML
1 1 (7.14%) DOM
1 1 (7.14%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) Kohana
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Case Management
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) PHP 5
1 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCIE
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) BroadSoft
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) Acme Packet
4 8 (57.14%) Polycom
5 7 (50.00%) Aastra
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
7 3 (21.43%) Mitel
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) Sonus