The table below looks at the statistics for Softphone skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softphone over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Soft Phone
Rank - - 223
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £25,000 -
Softphone
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1013 937 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.48% 17.10% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 875 749 894
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Softphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Softphone Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Softphone
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Softphone Salary Trend in the South West

Softphone
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Softphone 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 Softphone.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) Mandarin Language
1 4 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX

Softphone
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Softphone 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 Softphone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) PBX
1 4 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
General
1 4 (100.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL