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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeSWITCH
Rank 886 873 857
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Permanent jobs citing FreeSWITCH 10 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.007% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.024% 0.018% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 27
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £40,000

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
42115 43950 45617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.95% 40.41% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35654 38122 39999
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FreeSWITCH over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

FreeSWITCH Salary Histogram in the UK

FreeSWITCH
Top 10 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 24 October 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
(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 -8 10 £35,000 -26.31% 3
East of England - 8 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 -
City of London +17 1 £45,000 +12.50% 3
London +10 1 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
South East - 1 £55,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £45,000 -

FreeSWITCH
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Telecoms
3 16 (76.19%) Asterisk PBX
4 15 (71.43%) PHP
5 13 (61.90%) MySQL
5 13 (61.90%) HTML
5 13 (61.90%) HTML5
6 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
7 11 (52.38%) LAMP
7 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
7 11 (52.38%) SMS
7 11 (52.38%) OpenSIPS
8 8 (38.10%) VoIP
9 7 (33.33%) Internet
10 6 (28.57%) Nagios
10 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
10 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
11 5 (23.81%) RTP
11 5 (23.81%) Windows
12 4 (19.05%) HTTP
12 4 (19.05%) Python
12 4 (19.05%) C
12 4 (19.05%) Open Source
12 4 (19.05%) Ganglia
12 4 (19.05%) QA
12 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
12 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
12 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (19.05%) Ansible
12 4 (19.05%) logstash

FreeSWITCH
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (52.38%) SMS
3 8 (38.10%) VoIP
4 7 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) RTP
6 4 (19.05%) HTTP
7 3 (14.29%) SNMP
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) PBX
7 3 (14.29%) Q.931
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) VLAN
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.52%) RTCP
8 2 (9.52%) IGMP
8 2 (9.52%) DHCP
9 1 (4.76%) SMTP
9 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) MySQL
General
1 17 (80.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Software Design Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) HTML5
2 11 (52.38%) LAMP
3 3 (14.29%) Qt
3 3 (14.29%) GTK+
3 3 (14.29%) POSIX
4 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (9.52%) WebRTC
4 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) uClinux
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
2 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) PHP
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) C
5 3 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) Dovecot
2 2 (9.52%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Nagios
2 4 (19.05%) Ganglia
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) logstash
2 4 (19.05%) Icinga
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Citrix
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