The first table below looks at the demand for Softswitch 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 Softswitch over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Softswitch
Rank 435 427 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 12 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.048% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -31.81%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5014 5394 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.61% 23.61% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3897 4299 4714
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Softswitch
England

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Softswitch Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Softswitch
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Softswitch Salary Trend in the South East

Softswitch
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 Softswitch within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 12 £42,500 -
Softswitch
England

Softswitch
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) ISDN
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Lync
3 9 (75.00%) PBX
3 9 (75.00%) Ericsson
3 9 (75.00%) Siemens
3 9 (75.00%) Mitel
4 3 (25.00%) Sonus
5 2 (16.67%) Linux

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (91.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
2 11 (91.67%) ISDN
3 9 (75.00%) PBX
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 9 (75.00%) Siemens
2 9 (75.00%) Mitel
3 3 (25.00%) Sonus