The table below looks at the statistics for Softswitch skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softswitch over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Softswitch
Rank 632 672 691
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +19
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.046% 0.027% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £32,500 £41,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -13.15%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
Softswitch
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6557 7304 7841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.00% 16.64% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5638 6174 6491
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Softswitch Jobs Demand Trend in London

Softswitch
Salary Trend in London

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

Softswitch Salary Trend in London

Softswitch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for Softswitch.

1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) ISDN
2 8 (88.89%) Acme Packet
2 8 (88.89%) BroadSoft
2 8 (88.89%) Polycom
3 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (77.78%) Aastra
3 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
3 7 (77.78%) Nagios
3 7 (77.78%) MGCP
3 7 (77.78%) SS7
3 7 (77.78%) ISUP
3 7 (77.78%) Handset
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Kohana
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) XPath
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
5 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (11.11%) PHP 5
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) OOP

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 8 (88.89%) ISDN
3 7 (77.78%) ISUP
3 7 (77.78%) MGCP
3 7 (77.78%) SS7
3 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) CTI
4 1 (11.11%) PBX
4 1 (11.11%) PSTN
4 1 (11.11%) RTP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Voice Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior VoIP Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
1 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (11.11%) DHTML
1 1 (11.11%) DOM
1 1 (11.11%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) Kohana
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) OOP
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) PHP 5
1 1 (11.11%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Acme Packet
1 8 (88.89%) BroadSoft
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Polycom
2 7 (77.78%) Aastra
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle