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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 787 787 727
Rank change year-on-year
0 -60
Permanent jobs citing IVR 99 115 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 75 70 142
Average salary £45,000 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,950 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £67,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%

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
42141 43455 45285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.23% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33966 34763 37896
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 November 2014 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 26 November 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 -11 96 £45,000 -10.00% 12
London +17 37 £62,500 +30.20% 3
East of England -25 14 £50,000 +13.63%
City of London +44 12 £68,750 -5.17%
Hertfordshire +1 12 £50,000 +13.63%
West Midlands -9 10 £31,950 -
Bristol +8 9 £57,500 +70.37% 1
South West -6 9 £57,500 +53.33% 2
East Midlands +13 8 £43,000 -18.09%
South East -32 8 £34,250 -34.76% 2
Yorkshire -41 7 £30,000 - 4
Worcestershire +10 6 - -
Redditch -4 6 - -
Sheffield -23 5 £30,000 +33.33%
South Yorkshire -25 5 £30,000 +14.28%
Leicestershire - 5 £43,500 -
Leicester - 5 £43,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £31,950 -
Nuneaton - 4 £31,950 -
Nottingham +21 3 £42,500 -19.04%
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £42,500 -19.04%
Watford -12 3 £50,000 +13.63%
North West -18 3 £30,000 -25.92% 1
Lancashire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Basingstoke +9 2 £25,000 +28.20%
Berkshire +6 2 £47,500 - 1
Essex -4 2 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes -4 2 £25,000 -58.33%
Surrey -6 2 £40,000 -12.08%
Hampshire -10 2 £25,000 +28.20%

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 91 (37.45%) Telecoms
2 71 (29.22%) Avaya
3 60 (24.69%) VoIP
4 54 (22.22%) PBX
5 49 (20.16%) Cisco
6 47 (19.34%) Finance
7 46 (18.93%) Internet
8 43 (17.70%) Windows
9 40 (16.46%) SMS
10 39 (16.05%) CTI
11 38 (15.64%) JavaScript
12 36 (14.81%) Linux
13 35 (14.40%) XML
13 35 (14.40%) Retail
14 33 (13.58%) Web Services
15 31 (12.76%) Project Management
16 30 (12.35%) Genesys
17 28 (11.52%) Java
18 27 (11.11%) Banking
19 26 (10.70%) Mitel
19 26 (10.70%) PCI DSS
20 24 (9.88%) SQL
21 23 (9.47%) ISDN
21 23 (9.47%) TCP/IP
21 23 (9.47%) Data Security
22 21 (8.64%) VXML
22 21 (8.64%) Active Directory
22 21 (8.64%) Broadband
22 21 (8.64%) HTML
22 21 (8.64%) Mobile App

IVR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 12 (4.94%) Tomcat
1 12 (4.94%) Node.js
2 11 (4.53%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.12%) Lync
4 6 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.06%) Apache
6 4 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.65%) CMS
6 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.82%) IIS
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (6.58%) MS Office
2 10 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.41%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.94%) SaaS
2 6 (2.47%) PaaS
3 2 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (24.69%) VoIP
2 54 (22.22%) PBX
3 46 (18.93%) Internet
4 40 (16.46%) SMS
5 39 (16.05%) CTI
6 23 (9.47%) ISDN
6 23 (9.47%) TCP/IP
7 21 (8.64%) Broadband
8 18 (7.41%) Firewall
9 16 (6.58%) LAN
9 16 (6.58%) WAN
10 15 (6.17%) Asterisk PBX
11 13 (5.35%) DNS
12 10 (4.12%) VPN
12 10 (4.12%) MPLS
12 10 (4.12%) PABX
13 9 (3.70%) Unified Communications
13 9 (3.70%) OSPF
13 9 (3.70%) BGP
13 9 (3.70%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.35%) MySQL
3 8 (3.29%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) MS Access
7 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.41%) Big Data
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.23%) Subversion
3 2 (0.82%) JIRA
3 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.82%) Bugzilla
General
1 91 (37.45%) Telecoms
2 47 (19.34%) Finance
3 35 (14.40%) Retail
4 27 (11.11%) Banking
5 20 (8.23%) Retail Banking
6 10 (4.12%) Billing
7 8 (3.29%) Back Office
8 7 (2.88%) Marketing
8 7 (2.88%) French Language
9 4 (1.65%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.23%) Front Office
10 3 (1.23%) Legal
10 3 (1.23%) International Banking
11 2 (0.82%) Games
12 1 (0.41%) Advertising
12 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (21.40%) Analyst
2 39 (16.05%) Developer
3 22 (9.05%) Architect
4 21 (8.64%) Business Analyst
5 19 (7.82%) Software Developer
5 19 (7.82%) Payments Business Analyst
6 17 (7.00%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (5.76%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.35%) Support Analyst
8 13 (5.35%) Voice Engineer
9 12 (4.94%) Technical Support
10 11 (4.53%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (4.12%) Technical Support Engineer
11 10 (4.12%) Programmer
11 10 (4.12%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.12%) Software Programmer
12 9 (3.70%) Senior Voice Engineer
12 9 (3.70%) Consultant
13 8 (3.29%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.29%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.40%) XML
2 33 (13.58%) Web Services
3 21 (8.64%) VXML
3 21 (8.64%) HTML
4 18 (7.41%) CSS
5 13 (5.35%) .NET
6 12 (4.94%) HTML5
6 12 (4.94%) AngularJS
7 11 (4.53%) jQuery
7 11 (4.53%) Backbone.js
7 11 (4.53%) J2EE
7 11 (4.53%) SOAP
8 10 (4.12%) Flash
9 8 (3.29%) CCXML
10 7 (2.88%) JSP
11 6 (2.47%) Sass
11 6 (2.47%) LESS
11 6 (2.47%) REST
11 6 (2.47%) CSS3
11 6 (2.47%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.64%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.82%) SWIFT
2 19 (7.82%) APACS
2 19 (7.82%) Cryptography
3 15 (6.17%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.35%) Clustering
4 13 (5.35%) Blackberry
5 11 (4.53%) Biometrics
6 9 (3.70%) Smartphone
6 9 (3.70%) User Experience
7 7 (2.88%) iPhone
8 6 (2.47%) Social Media
8 6 (2.47%) iPad
8 6 (2.47%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.06%) PDA
9 5 (2.06%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.65%) PMI
10 4 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.70%) Windows
2 36 (14.81%) Linux
3 14 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.29%) Windows XP
5 7 (2.88%) UNIX
5 7 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.88%) Android
6 5 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.06%) Solaris
7 1 (0.41%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.76%) Project Management
2 23 (9.47%) Data Security
3 20 (8.23%) ITIL
3 20 (8.23%) Requirements Analysis
3 20 (8.23%) Project Planning
4 17 (7.00%) Service Delivery
5 14 (5.76%) Service Management
5 14 (5.76%) Speech Recognition
6 13 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (5.35%) CRM
7 12 (4.94%) Software Testing
8 11 (4.53%) PRINCE2
9 10 (4.12%) Programme Management
9 10 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.12%) Test Scripting
10 8 (3.29%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.29%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.29%) MVC
10 8 (3.29%) OOP
11 7 (2.88%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.64%) JavaScript
2 28 (11.52%) Java
3 24 (9.88%) SQL
4 19 (7.82%) PHP
4 19 (7.82%) C#
5 17 (7.00%) VB
6 9 (3.70%) Delphi
7 8 (3.29%) MUMPS
8 7 (2.88%) Perl
9 4 (1.65%) Python
10 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.82%) C
11 1 (0.41%) C++
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.41%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 20 (8.23%) CCA
2 18 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (7.41%) Degree
3 17 (7.00%) CCNA
4 9 (3.70%) CCNP
5 7 (2.88%) ISEB
5 7 (2.88%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.06%) HND
6 5 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.65%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.65%) PMP
7 4 (1.65%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.82%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.41%) VCAP
10 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.70%) PCI DSS
2 20 (8.23%) SLA
3 19 (7.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (7.82%) ISO 8583
4 4 (1.65%) QA
5 3 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.06%) NFS
4 2 (0.82%) Kamailio
4 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.41%) XenApp
5 1 (0.41%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (6.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (5.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (1.65%) SCCM
4 2 (0.82%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 71 (29.22%) Avaya
2 49 (20.16%) Cisco
3 30 (12.35%) Genesys
4 26 (10.70%) Mitel
5 18 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 14 (5.76%) Citrix
6 14 (5.76%) Verint
7 12 (4.94%) Nortel
8 11 (4.53%) Oracle
9 6 (2.47%) IBM
9 6 (2.47%) BMC
9 6 (2.47%) Juniper
9 6 (2.47%) Siemens
9 6 (2.47%) Apple
9 6 (2.47%) Kofax
9 6 (2.47%) VMware
10 5 (2.06%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.06%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.06%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.65%) Redknee
York, North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + £6,000 on call
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago