The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 407 374 433
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +59
Permanent jobs citing RTP 28 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.18% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.87% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 5
Average salary £55,750 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.50% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £66,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
RTP
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4548 4160 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.93% 20.90% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3480 3276 4296
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RTP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RTP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RTP Salary Trend in the South East

RTP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RTP across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

RTP Salary Histogram in the South East

RTP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RTP within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -14 10 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Surrey -14 8 £57,500 -4.16%
Berkshire -14 8 £30,500 -37.37% 1
West Sussex -6 2 £43,500 +8.75%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
RTP
England

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing RTP 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 RTP.

1 27 (58.70%) Cisco
2 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
3 23 (50.00%) PBX
3 23 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 22 (47.83%) Linux
5 20 (43.48%) C++
6 15 (32.61%) STL
6 15 (32.61%) OO
6 15 (32.61%) OOD
6 15 (32.61%) GSM
6 15 (32.61%) UMTS
6 15 (32.61%) VoIP
6 15 (32.61%) Subversion
6 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
6 15 (32.61%) RANAP
6 15 (32.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 15 (32.61%) Multithreading
6 15 (32.61%) LTE
6 15 (32.61%) GCC
6 15 (32.61%) GDB
6 15 (32.61%) Trac
7 11 (23.91%) SS7
8 10 (21.74%) SLA
8 10 (21.74%) ISDN
9 9 (19.57%) Windows
9 9 (19.57%) DNS
9 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle
10 8 (17.39%) Degree

RTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing RTP 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 RTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) IBM Notes
1 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.70%) Lync
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) PBX
1 23 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 15 (32.61%) GSM
2 15 (32.61%) UMTS
2 15 (32.61%) VoIP
2 15 (32.61%) RANAP
2 15 (32.61%) LTE
3 11 (23.91%) SS7
4 10 (21.74%) ISDN
5 9 (19.57%) DNS
6 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 7 (15.22%) WAN
8 6 (13.04%) MPLS
8 6 (13.04%) Firewall
9 5 (10.87%) SIGTRAN
9 5 (10.87%) CTI
9 5 (10.87%) HTTP
10 4 (8.70%) DHCP
10 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
10 4 (8.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Subversion
1 15 (32.61%) GCC
1 15 (32.61%) GDB
1 15 (32.61%) Trac
2 1 (2.17%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.39%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Senior Software Engineer
1 15 (32.61%) Software Engineer
2 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (8.70%) Systems Support
2 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
2 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Architect
4 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.35%) Developer
4 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.35%) Capacity Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Principal Architect
4 2 (4.35%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.17%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) STL
1 15 (32.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.87%) IVR
2 3 (6.52%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (8.70%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) OO
1 15 (32.61%) OOD
1 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
1 15 (32.61%) Multithreading
2 7 (15.22%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Coaching
4 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
4 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
5 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Validation
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) OpenUP
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) C++
2 5 (10.87%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Python
3 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.52%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Erlang
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) VBScript
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) CCNA
2 5 (10.87%) MCSE
3 4 (8.70%) CNE
3 4 (8.70%) Novell Certification
3 4 (8.70%) CCVP
3 4 (8.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) SLA
2 6 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Kamailio
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Lotus
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) Mitel
5 3 (6.52%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) Nortel
6 2 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (2.17%) Sonus
7 1 (2.17%) BroadSoft
7 1 (2.17%) Acme Packet
7 1 (2.17%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.17%) Huawei
7 1 (2.17%) Empirix
7 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix