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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softswitch over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Softswitch
Rank - 419 -
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
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
4324 4176 4990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 20.28% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3328 3255 3995
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 2 (100.00%) Sonus
1 2 (100.00%) BroadSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) DPNSS
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISUP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Softswitch
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) DPNSS
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) ISUP
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 2 (100.00%) Sonus
1 2 (100.00%) BroadSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom