The table below looks at the statistics for RTP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RTP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 839 879 828
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -51
Permanent jobs citing RTP 60 53 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.045% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 64
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,079 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +30.66%

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
20185 20290 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.20% 17.09% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15986 16072 17800
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,517 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

RTP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RTP
Salary Trend

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

RTP Salary Trend in the UK

RTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RTP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

RTP Salary Histogram in the UK

RTP
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RTP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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 +36 56 £45,000 -8.16% 11
London +40 23 £41,000 -25.45% 5
South East 0 22 £50,000 - 4
Surrey +10 7 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire -15 7 £53,500 +64.61% 3
Berkshire -4 6 £45,000 -8.16% 1
City of London +25 5 £45,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +16 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Guildford +1 5 £50,000 -
Nottingham -5 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Havant +7 4 £60,099 -5.35% 1
East of England +24 3 £41,500 -5.14% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £41,500 - 1
Hoddesdon - 3 £41,500 -
Fareham - 3 £45,000 -
Slough - 3 - - 1
Guernsey - 2 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £55,000 -
Preston - 2 £55,000 -
Jersey - 2 £55,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £55,000 -
Channel Islands - 2 £55,000 -
Feltham - 1 £48,500 - 1

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing RTP 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 RTP.

1 66 (51.97%) VoIP
2 63 (49.61%) Cisco
3 40 (31.50%) Linux
3 40 (31.50%) Degree
4 39 (30.71%) TCP/IP
5 38 (29.92%) C++
6 37 (29.13%) Telecoms
7 32 (25.20%) Firewall
8 31 (24.41%) PBX
9 28 (22.05%) Windows
9 28 (22.05%) Software Engineering
10 27 (21.26%) VPN
10 27 (21.26%) DNS
10 27 (21.26%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (19.69%) BGP
12 24 (18.90%) OSPF
12 24 (18.90%) SNMP
13 23 (18.11%) DHCP
13 23 (18.11%) SLA
13 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (18.11%) Asterisk PBX
14 22 (17.32%) MPLS
15 21 (16.54%) CCNA
15 21 (16.54%) C#
16 20 (15.75%) WAN
16 20 (15.75%) HTTP
16 20 (15.75%) SS7
16 20 (15.75%) VLAN
17 19 (14.96%) Finance
17 19 (14.96%) Java

RTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing RTP 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 RTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.72%) Lync
2 4 (3.15%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) SAS
3 2 (1.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Office
3 3 (2.36%) MS Project
4 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.36%) GitHub
3 2 (1.57%) IaaS
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (51.97%) VoIP
2 39 (30.71%) TCP/IP
3 32 (25.20%) Firewall
4 31 (24.41%) PBX
5 27 (21.26%) VPN
5 27 (21.26%) DNS
6 25 (19.69%) BGP
7 24 (18.90%) OSPF
7 24 (18.90%) SNMP
8 23 (18.11%) DHCP
8 23 (18.11%) Asterisk PBX
9 22 (17.32%) MPLS
10 20 (15.75%) HTTP
10 20 (15.75%) WAN
10 20 (15.75%) SS7
10 20 (15.75%) VLAN
11 17 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (13.39%) GSM
12 16 (12.60%) ADSL
12 16 (12.60%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.72%) MySQL
3 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.36%) Redis
6 2 (1.57%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Subversion
1 10 (7.87%) Trac
2 7 (5.51%) GCC
2 7 (5.51%) GDB
3 3 (2.36%) FogBugz
3 3 (2.36%) Selenium
3 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.57%) Maven
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) Ranorex
General
1 37 (29.13%) Telecoms
2 19 (14.96%) Finance
3 11 (8.66%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (15.75%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.96%) Software Engineer
3 18 (14.17%) Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (6.30%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (5.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (5.51%) Architect
7 6 (4.72%) Software Developer
7 6 (4.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.72%) Administrator
7 6 (4.72%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.72%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (4.72%) Network Operations Engineer
8 5 (3.94%) C++ Developer
8 5 (3.94%) Senior C++ Developer
8 5 (3.94%) Test Engineer
8 5 (3.94%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.15%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (10.24%) STL
2 13 (10.24%) .NET
3 9 (7.09%) FreeSWITCH
4 7 (5.51%) HTML
5 6 (4.72%) Web Services
5 6 (4.72%) Silverlight
6 5 (3.94%) CSS
7 4 (3.15%) TAPI
7 4 (3.15%) JTAPI
8 3 (2.36%) GStreamer
8 3 (2.36%) Qt
8 3 (2.36%) REST
8 3 (2.36%) QML
8 3 (2.36%) Kafka
8 3 (2.36%) JSON
9 2 (1.57%) CCXML
9 2 (1.57%) Ajax
9 2 (1.57%) VXML
9 2 (1.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.09%) Open Source
3 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.51%) IVR
5 5 (3.94%) Smartphone
6 4 (3.15%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.15%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.36%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.36%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.57%) PKI
8 2 (1.57%) SystemC
8 2 (1.57%) NHS
8 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.79%) IPTV
9 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.50%) Linux
2 28 (22.05%) Windows
3 12 (9.45%) UNIX
4 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (5.51%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.94%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.36%) CentOS
10 2 (1.57%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.57%) Solaris
11 1 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.05%) Software Engineering
2 23 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.39%) Validation
3 17 (13.39%) Multithreading
4 15 (11.81%) OO
5 13 (10.24%) Network Design
6 11 (8.66%) Project Management
7 10 (7.87%) Scrum
8 9 (7.09%) ITIL
9 8 (6.30%) Migration
9 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.51%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.51%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.51%) OOD
11 6 (4.72%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.72%) Business Transformation
11 6 (4.72%) Coaching
12 5 (3.94%) Time Management
12 5 (3.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.92%) C++
2 21 (16.54%) C#
3 19 (14.96%) Java
4 17 (13.39%) SQL
5 16 (12.60%) Python
6 12 (9.45%) Perl
6 12 (9.45%) C
7 8 (6.30%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.94%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.15%) PHP
10 3 (2.36%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.57%) Erlang
12 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (31.50%) Degree
2 27 (21.26%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (16.54%) CCNA
4 12 (9.45%) MCSE
4 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (8.66%) CCNP
6 8 (6.30%) CCDA
6 8 (6.30%) CCVP
7 4 (3.15%) MCTS
7 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.15%) CNE
7 4 (3.15%) Novell Certification
8 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.36%) MCITP
9 2 (1.57%) GCIH
9 2 (1.57%) CISSP
10 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.11%) SLA
2 8 (6.30%) QA
3 4 (3.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (9.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.72%) Kamailio
3 5 (3.94%) iptables
4 3 (2.36%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.57%) Xen
5 2 (1.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.72%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.36%) Puppet
4 2 (1.57%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) Iperf
Vendors
1 63 (49.61%) Cisco
2 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.60%) Juniper
3 14 (11.02%) VMware
3 14 (11.02%) Fortinet
4 11 (8.66%) Avaya
5 10 (7.87%) Mitel
6 9 (7.09%) Oracle
7 8 (6.30%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.94%) Nortel
9 4 (3.15%) Lotus
9 4 (3.15%) Genesys
9 4 (3.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (2.36%) HP
10 3 (2.36%) Dialogic
11 2 (1.57%) Acme Packet
11 2 (1.57%) Sun
12 1 (0.79%) Empirix
12 1 (0.79%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.79%) Huawei
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