The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 685 766 776
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +10
Permanent jobs citing IVR 221 143 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 197 110 70
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,475 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £57,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44661 44301 42830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.93% 38.84% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35936 34488 34632
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IVR within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IVR
Salary Trend

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

IVR Salary Trend in the UK

IVR
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IVR over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

IVR Salary Histogram in the UK

IVR
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +45 175 £45,000 - 6
South East +46 62 £42,500 +36.00% 1
London +9 49 £62,500 +45.34% 2
Berkshire +38 34 £42,500 -8.60%
Reading - 33 £42,500 -
Surrey +19 20 £40,500 +52.83% 1
Yorkshire +4 17 £31,500 -16.00%
Staines - 16 £36,000 -
Midlands - 14 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire +2 13 £31,500 -21.25%
East of England -16 11 £40,000 -16.66%
West Midlands +1 10 £40,750 +20.74% 1
North West -5 10 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 8 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -15 8 £45,000 -6.25%
Leeds -3 7 £31,500 -37.00%
Manchester +6 6 £65,000 +66.66%
Bradford - 6 £31,500 -
City of London +37 5 £62,500 -26.47% 1
Hampshire +19 5 £47,500 +88.11%
Gateshead - 5 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £27,500 -
North East - 5 £27,500 -
Birmingham +3 4 £48,250 +48.46%
Guildford +2 4 £65,000 +91.17%
East Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Hull - 4 £50,000 -
Basingstoke +25 3 £47,500 +66.66%
Liverpool - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IVR 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 IVR.

1 176 (42.72%) CTI
2 134 (32.52%) CRM
3 127 (30.83%) Telecoms
4 120 (29.13%) Cisco
5 99 (24.03%) Degree
6 96 (23.30%) Microsoft
7 95 (23.06%) Java
8 94 (22.82%) Finance
9 90 (21.84%) VoIP
10 82 (19.90%) Avaya
10 82 (19.90%) HTML
10 82 (19.90%) Oracle
11 80 (19.42%) SQL
12 78 (18.93%) JavaScript
13 77 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
14 74 (17.96%) Windows
15 70 (16.99%) PBX
16 67 (16.26%) Genesys
17 65 (15.78%) VXML
18 64 (15.53%) MS Excel
19 62 (15.05%) LAN
19 62 (15.05%) WAN
20 60 (14.56%) Workforce Management Optimization
21 56 (13.59%) REST
22 52 (12.62%) WFM
22 52 (12.62%) CSS
23 51 (12.38%) SOAP
23 51 (12.38%) XML
23 51 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
24 50 (12.14%) Web Services

IVR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IVR 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 IVR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.40%) WebSphere
2 12 (2.91%) WebLogic
3 11 (2.67%) IIS
4 7 (1.70%) CMS
5 5 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.49%) Node.js
6 2 (0.49%) Confluence
6 2 (0.49%) Lync
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 64 (15.53%) MS Excel
2 48 (11.65%) MS Visio
2 48 (11.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.67%) MS Project
4 9 (2.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Primavera
1 7 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.49%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.43%) SaaS
2 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) PaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 176 (42.72%) CTI
2 90 (21.84%) VoIP
3 70 (16.99%) PBX
4 62 (15.05%) WAN
4 62 (15.05%) LAN
5 50 (12.14%) Firewall
6 46 (11.17%) DNS
7 41 (9.95%) VPN
8 36 (8.74%) Internet
9 31 (7.52%) IP Telephony
10 27 (6.55%) SSL
11 26 (6.31%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (6.07%) Network Security
13 24 (5.83%) Unified Communications
14 23 (5.58%) RTP
14 23 (5.58%) ISDN
15 19 (4.61%) TCP/IP
16 16 (3.88%) EIGRP
16 16 (3.88%) VLAN
16 16 (3.88%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.18%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.18%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.18%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.94%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.70%) MySQL
5 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.24%) DB2
9 1 (0.24%) MS Access
9 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (2.43%) Ant
2 7 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.21%) Moq
3 5 (1.21%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.21%) JUnit
3 5 (1.21%) NUnit
3 5 (1.21%) Maven
4 3 (0.73%) Subversion
5 1 (0.24%) JIRA
5 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.24%) Xdebug
5 1 (0.24%) PHPUnit
General
1 127 (30.83%) Telecoms
2 94 (22.82%) Finance
3 40 (9.71%) Back Office
4 27 (6.55%) Banking
5 22 (5.34%) Retail
6 16 (3.88%) Marketing
7 14 (3.40%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.18%) Electronics
8 9 (2.18%) Legal
9 8 (1.94%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.21%) Law
11 4 (0.97%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (10.19%) Designer
2 41 (9.95%) Solutions Designer
3 35 (8.50%) Architect
4 34 (8.25%) Developer
5 32 (7.77%) Account Manager
6 30 (7.28%) Analyst
7 25 (6.07%) Voice Specialist
8 19 (4.61%) Software Developer
9 18 (4.37%) Sales Executive
9 18 (4.37%) Project Manager
9 18 (4.37%) Technical Architect
10 17 (4.13%) Test Analyst
11 15 (3.64%) Network Engineer
12 14 (3.40%) Support Engineer
12 14 (3.40%) Technical Leader
13 12 (2.91%) Professional Services Engineer
13 12 (2.91%) Consultant
14 10 (2.43%) Avaya Specialist
15 9 (2.18%) Voice Engineer
15 9 (2.18%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (19.90%) HTML
2 65 (15.78%) VXML
3 56 (13.59%) REST
4 52 (12.62%) CSS
5 51 (12.38%) SOAP
5 51 (12.38%) XML
6 50 (12.14%) Web Services
7 42 (10.19%) JSON
8 41 (9.95%) XSLT
9 32 (7.77%) .NET
10 20 (4.85%) J2EE
10 20 (4.85%) CCXML
11 18 (4.37%) JSP
11 18 (4.37%) Java EE
12 17 (4.13%) Middleware
13 15 (3.64%) ASP.NET
14 14 (3.40%) JTAPI
14 14 (3.40%) TAPI
15 13 (3.16%) Ajax
16 12 (2.91%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.40%) PKI
5 11 (2.67%) Social Media
6 9 (2.18%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.94%) Biometrics
7 8 (1.94%) Online Banking
8 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.21%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.21%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.21%) Clustering
9 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.97%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.73%) DTV
11 3 (0.73%) Tandem
12 2 (0.49%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 74 (17.96%) Windows
2 39 (9.47%) Linux
3 20 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.73%) UNIX
6 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.49%) Android
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (32.52%) CRM
2 77 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (14.56%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 52 (12.62%) WFM
5 48 (11.65%) SOA
6 45 (10.92%) SDLC
7 43 (10.44%) Analytics
7 43 (10.44%) Knowledge Management
8 42 (10.19%) UML
8 42 (10.19%) User Stories
8 42 (10.19%) Product Management
9 41 (9.95%) Coaching
9 41 (9.95%) Software Delivery
9 41 (9.95%) Requirements Analysis
10 39 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 37 (8.98%) Business Development
12 36 (8.74%) Speech Recognition
12 36 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (8.25%) Project Management
14 28 (6.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 95 (23.06%) Java
2 80 (19.42%) SQL
3 78 (18.93%) JavaScript
4 17 (4.13%) C#
5 9 (2.18%) PHP
6 8 (1.94%) C
6 8 (1.94%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.70%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.70%) C++
8 6 (1.46%) VB
9 3 (0.73%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.49%) MUMPS
10 2 (0.49%) Delphi
11 1 (0.24%) Perl
11 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (24.03%) Degree
2 43 (10.44%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (10.19%) CCNA
4 12 (2.91%) CCNP
4 12 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.43%) CCVP
5 10 (2.43%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.18%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.18%) PMP
6 9 (2.18%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.18%) ISEB
7 7 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.49%) MBA
9 2 (0.49%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.24%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.24%) CCDA
10 1 (0.24%) CCDP
10 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.34%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.18%) SLA
3 7 (1.70%) PMBOK
4 5 (1.21%) QA
5 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.73%) vSphere
4 2 (0.49%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.24%) KVM
5 1 (0.24%) UAG
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 37 (8.98%) Cisco UCCX
1 37 (8.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (4.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (3.64%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (2.18%) Cisco IPCC
5 7 (1.70%) Puppet
6 5 (1.21%) OPNET
7 2 (0.49%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 120 (29.13%) Cisco
2 96 (23.30%) Microsoft
3 82 (19.90%) Oracle
3 82 (19.90%) Avaya
4 67 (16.26%) Genesys
5 38 (9.22%) VMware
6 33 (8.01%) Verint
7 29 (7.04%) Nortel
8 25 (6.07%) CheckPoint
9 22 (5.34%) KANA
10 21 (5.10%) IBM
11 11 (2.67%) BEA
12 10 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.94%) Siebel
14 7 (1.70%) Cognizant
14 7 (1.70%) Dialogic
14 7 (1.70%) Pega
15 6 (1.46%) Mitel
15 6 (1.46%) Zend
16 5 (1.21%) Polycom
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