The table below looks at the statistics for Softswitch skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softswitch over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Softswitch
Rank 611 656 580
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -76
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 2 2 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.004% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.028% 0.026% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £41,250 £48,750 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £47,750 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £49,750 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
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
7167 7697 7982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.50% 15.82% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6052 6374 6549
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Softswitch across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Softswitch across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Softswitch Salary Histogram in London

Softswitch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Softswitch 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 Softswitch.

1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) ISDN
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) Acme Packet
4 1 (20.00%) Sonus
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) PSTN
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) CTI

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Softswitch 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 Softswitch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) PSTN
3 1 (20.00%) CTI
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Support
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Support
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCTS
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Acme Packet
3 1 (20.00%) Sonus
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom