The table below looks at the statistics for Softswitch skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 428 452 446
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 3 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.016% 0.019% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.080% 0.091% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 20
Median salary £45,000 £50,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% -2.88%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3757 4378 5061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.65% 21.00% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3054 3512 3738
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Softswitch as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Softswitch within the South East 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
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Softswitch
England

Softswitch
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Softswitch.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) ISUP
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Handset
1 4 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 4 (100.00%) Sonus
1 4 (100.00%) BroadSoft
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Intelligent Network
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Intelligent Network
1 4 (100.00%) ISDN
1 4 (100.00%) ISUP
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 4 (100.00%) BroadSoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sonus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle