The table below looks at the statistics for FreeSWITCH skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeSWITCH over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeSWITCH
Rank 865 886 878
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing FreeSWITCH 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.009% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Average salary £41,500 £33,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.96% -34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £42,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -35.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39882 43473 44237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.37% 40.70% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34045 36132 38971
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

FreeSWITCH
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FreeSWITCH within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FreeSWITCH Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FreeSWITCH
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FreeSWITCH within the UK.

FreeSWITCH Salary Trend in the UK

FreeSWITCH
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeSWITCH within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 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
England +17 5 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Surrey - 3 £45,000 - 2
South East - 3 £45,000 - 2
Hoddesdon - 2 £41,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £41,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £41,500 - 1
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 1

FreeSWITCH
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FreeSWITCH 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 FreeSWITCH.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Asterisk PBX
3 7 (63.64%) VoIP
4 6 (54.55%) HTTP
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) RTP
4 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) PBX
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Kamailio
7 3 (27.27%) OpenSIPS
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) LAMP
7 3 (27.27%) IVR
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
7 3 (27.27%) CTI
7 3 (27.27%) SMS
7 3 (27.27%) SS7
7 3 (27.27%) Q.931
7 3 (27.27%) C
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows

FreeSWITCH
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FreeSWITCH 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 FreeSWITCH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Asterisk PBX
2 7 (63.64%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) HTTP
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) RTP
4 4 (36.36%) PBX
5 3 (27.27%) SMS
5 3 (27.27%) SNMP
5 3 (27.27%) SS7
5 3 (27.27%) Q.931
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) CTI
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) RTCP
6 2 (18.18%) IGMP
6 2 (18.18%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 1 (9.09%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) Qt
2 1 (9.09%) GTK+
2 1 (9.09%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) IVR
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (9.09%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Kamailio
2 3 (27.27%) OpenSIPS
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Nortel
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago