The table below looks at the statistics for Q.931 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Q.931 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Q.931
Rank - 842 865
Permanent jobs citing Q.931 0 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.029% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 0 27 8
Average salary - £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18793 17807 21534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.79% 17.13% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15284 13978 17888
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Q.931
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Q.931 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Q.931 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Q.931
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Q.931 within the UK.

Q.931 Salary Trend in the UK

Q.931
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Q.931 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 Q.931.

1 17 (73.91%) H.323
2 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
3 12 (52.17%) XML
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
4 11 (47.83%) VXML
4 11 (47.83%) CTI
4 11 (47.83%) JTAPI
4 11 (47.83%) Unified Communications
5 9 (39.13%) Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) VoIP
6 8 (34.78%) Avaya
6 8 (34.78%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) Verint
7 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) MPLS
7 7 (30.43%) PBX
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) RTP
9 5 (21.74%) DPNSS
9 5 (21.74%) Juniper
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco
10 4 (17.39%) OSPF
10 4 (17.39%) SS7
10 4 (17.39%) ISUP
11 3 (13.04%) BGP
11 3 (13.04%) Internet
11 3 (13.04%) SNMP
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft

Q.931
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Q.931 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 Q.931. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Lync
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) H.323
2 11 (47.83%) CTI
2 11 (47.83%) Unified Communications
3 9 (39.13%) VoIP
4 8 (34.78%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) MPLS
5 7 (30.43%) PBX
6 6 (26.09%) RTP
7 5 (21.74%) DPNSS
7 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 4 (17.39%) OSPF
8 4 (17.39%) SS7
8 4 (17.39%) ISUP
9 3 (13.04%) BGP
9 3 (13.04%) Internet
9 3 (13.04%) SNMP
9 3 (13.04%) ISDN
9 3 (13.04%) VLAN
9 3 (13.04%) xDSL
9 3 (13.04%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
2 9 (39.13%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Architect
1 3 (13.04%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Software Design Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Voice Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Sales Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Mitel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) XML
2 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 11 (47.83%) VXML
2 11 (47.83%) JTAPI
3 2 (8.70%) GTK+
3 2 (8.70%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (8.70%) Qt
3 2 (8.70%) POSIX
4 1 (4.35%) EJB
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) TAPI
4 1 (4.35%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (4.35%) WebRTC
4 1 (4.35%) CCXML
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.70%) Physics
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.35%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) uClinux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (8.70%) Product Management
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) Process Management
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CCSP
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) CCIP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Avaya
1 8 (34.78%) Verint
2 5 (21.74%) Juniper
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Acme Packet
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Nortel
5 1 (4.35%) Genesys
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) Redback
5 1 (4.35%) BT
5 1 (4.35%) Riverbed