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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeSWITCH
Rank 885 887 887
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing FreeSWITCH 5 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.012% 0.029% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%

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
40564 44165 48061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.91% 41.00% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34909 37294 42849
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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
Top 6 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 29 December 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 -4 5 £40,000 - 4
South East - 4 £40,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £40,000 - 1
City of London +6 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
London -8 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 1

FreeSWITCH
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 15 (78.95%) Asterisk PBX
3 13 (68.42%) HTML5
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 12 (63.16%) MySQL
4 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
5 11 (57.89%) LAMP
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) PHP
5 11 (57.89%) SMS
5 11 (57.89%) OpenSIPS
6 7 (36.84%) RTP
7 6 (31.58%) VoIP
7 6 (31.58%) HTTP
7 6 (31.58%) PBX
7 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Kamailio
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (15.79%) GTK+
9 3 (15.79%) Qt
9 3 (15.79%) uClinux
9 3 (15.79%) C
9 3 (15.79%) POSIX
9 3 (15.79%) SNMP
9 3 (15.79%) DNS
9 3 (15.79%) CTI

FreeSWITCH
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (57.89%) SMS
3 7 (36.84%) RTP
4 6 (31.58%) VoIP
4 6 (31.58%) HTTP
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) PBX
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) SNMP
5 3 (15.79%) SS7
5 3 (15.79%) Q.931
5 3 (15.79%) CTI
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
6 2 (10.53%) RTCP
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) IGMP
6 2 (10.53%) Nortel Meridian
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
General
1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Software Design Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
1 13 (68.42%) HTML5
2 11 (57.89%) LAMP
3 3 (15.79%) Qt
3 3 (15.79%) GTK+
3 3 (15.79%) POSIX
4 2 (10.53%) WebRTC
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) IVR
2 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) uClinux
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.26%) Scrum
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 4 (21.05%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) OpenSIPS
2 4 (21.05%) Kamailio
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Nortel
2 2 (10.53%) Avaya
2 2 (10.53%) Mitel
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Guildford
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago