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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Q.931
Rank 886 835 856
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +21
Permanent jobs citing Q.931 17 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.027% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.083% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 19
Average salary £49,250 £36,250 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.86% -53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,600 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+61.53% +1.56%

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
20561 19283 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.67% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16341 15568 17860
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Q.931 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Q.931 Salary Histogram in the UK

Q.931
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Q.931 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -26 17 £49,250 +35.86% 3
London -20 14 £49,250 +31.33% 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
East of England - 2 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £60,000 -

Q.931
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 28 (93.33%) VoIP
2 24 (80.00%) H.323
3 23 (76.67%) Telecoms
4 21 (70.00%) RTP
5 20 (66.67%) DPNSS
6 18 (60.00%) PBX
7 15 (50.00%) Firewall
8 13 (43.33%) Juniper
8 13 (43.33%) MPLS
9 12 (40.00%) OSPF
9 12 (40.00%) Softswitch
10 8 (26.67%) SS7
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco
12 6 (20.00%) XML
12 6 (20.00%) RTCP
12 6 (20.00%) IP Telephony
13 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 5 (16.67%) MGCP
13 5 (16.67%) BT
14 4 (13.33%) Finance
14 4 (13.33%) ISUP
14 4 (13.33%) DHCP
14 4 (13.33%) Linux
14 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
15 3 (10.00%) Acme Packet
15 3 (10.00%) Sonus
15 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
15 3 (10.00%) Verint
15 3 (10.00%) WebRTC
15 3 (10.00%) GTK+

Q.931
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) VoIP
2 24 (80.00%) H.323
3 21 (70.00%) RTP
4 20 (66.67%) DPNSS
5 18 (60.00%) PBX
6 15 (50.00%) Firewall
7 13 (43.33%) MPLS
8 12 (40.00%) OSPF
8 12 (40.00%) Softswitch
9 8 (26.67%) SS7
10 6 (20.00%) IP Telephony
10 6 (20.00%) RTCP
11 5 (16.67%) MGCP
11 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 4 (13.33%) DHCP
12 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
12 4 (13.33%) ISUP
13 3 (10.00%) M3UA
13 3 (10.00%) IGMP
13 3 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 23 (76.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Switch Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Voice Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) POSIX
2 3 (10.00%) VXML
2 3 (10.00%) JTAPI
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) Qt
2 3 (10.00%) GTK+
2 3 (10.00%) HTML5
2 3 (10.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 3 (10.00%) WebRTC
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) CCXML
3 2 (6.67%) EJB
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) Java EE
3 2 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (6.67%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (10.00%) Statistics
2 2 (6.67%) IVR
2 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (10.00%) uClinux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL
1 2 (6.67%) CRM
1 2 (6.67%) SOA
1 2 (6.67%) Process Management
1 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.33%) Migration
2 1 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
1 3 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) HND
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Juniper
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) BT
4 3 (10.00%) Acme Packet
4 3 (10.00%) Sonus
4 3 (10.00%) Verint
4 3 (10.00%) Ericsson
5 2 (6.67%) Genesys
5 2 (6.67%) Nortel
5 2 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Mitel
6 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago