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

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Softswitch
Rank 249 - 260
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.016% - 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% - 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -7.00%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
970 1007 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.75% 14.97% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 812 803 899
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Softswitch Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Softswitch
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Softswitch Salary Trend in the North West

Softswitch
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Softswitch within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Manchester - 1 £45,000 - 2
Softswitch
England

Softswitch
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Softswitch.

1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) DMS-100
1 1 (100.00%) GENBAND
1 1 (100.00%) BroadSoft

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) DMS-100
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Switch Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP Support Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BroadSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) GENBAND
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus, pension and more
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday