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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Softswitch
Rank 852 921 958
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +37
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.060% 0.012% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +48.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £43,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £50,000
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
14891 16598 19326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.29% 16.67% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12176 13845 15622
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
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 6 December 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
North West - 5 £40,000 - 1
London +67 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Softswitch
UK

Softswitch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 20 (90.91%) VoIP
2 18 (81.82%) PBX
2 18 (81.82%) BroadSoft
3 13 (59.09%) GENBAND
3 13 (59.09%) DMS-100
3 13 (59.09%) Nortel
3 13 (59.09%) Ericsson
4 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (40.91%) ISDN
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 6 (27.27%) CCNA
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (22.73%) Handset
9 4 (18.18%) Juniper
9 4 (18.18%) CCNP
9 4 (18.18%) Polycom
10 3 (13.64%) Acme Packet
10 3 (13.64%) Sonus
10 3 (13.64%) Intelligent Network
10 3 (13.64%) ISUP
10 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 3 (13.64%) Linux
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) DNS
11 2 (9.09%) PSTN
11 2 (9.09%) DHCP
11 2 (9.09%) FTP
11 2 (9.09%) HTTP
11 2 (9.09%) Firewall

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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) VoIP
2 18 (81.82%) PBX
3 13 (59.09%) DMS-100
4 9 (40.91%) ISDN
4 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) Intelligent Network
5 3 (13.64%) ISUP
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) FTP
6 2 (9.09%) HTTP
6 2 (9.09%) PSTN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Switch Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) VoIP Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Ericsson Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) VoIP Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Support
6 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) PBX Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Handset
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CCNA
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) BroadSoft
2 13 (59.09%) Ericsson
2 13 (59.09%) GENBAND
2 13 (59.09%) Nortel
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Polycom
5 3 (13.64%) Acme Packet
5 3 (13.64%) Sonus
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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