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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 830 852 783
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -69
Permanent jobs citing RTP 65 74 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.063% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 85
Average salary £47,500 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.86% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
18612 20378 20337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 17.30% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15172 16298 16504
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

RTP Salary Histogram in the UK

RTP
Top 20 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 6 July 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 +7 60 £48,500 -4.90% 5
South East +31 38 £51,250 +2.50%
Surrey +31 22 £65,000 +30.00%
London -10 20 £48,500 -19.16% 4
Guildford +21 14 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire +8 12 £38,500 +18.46%
Basingstoke +26 9 £38,500 -14.44%
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £45,000 -25.00%
City of London +24 3 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £43,000 -
Feltham - 2 £48,500 -
West Sussex +2 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +2 1 £31,000 -31.11%
Berkshire -1 1 - -
Reading -2 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £31,000 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 64 (49.61%) VoIP
2 58 (44.96%) Cisco
3 46 (35.66%) Linux
4 43 (33.33%) Firewall
5 37 (28.68%) PBX
6 35 (27.13%) TCP/IP
7 34 (26.36%) C++
7 34 (26.36%) Telecoms
8 33 (25.58%) VPN
9 30 (23.26%) VLAN
10 29 (22.48%) HTTP
11 28 (21.71%) DNS
12 27 (20.93%) Q.931
12 27 (20.93%) Degree
13 26 (20.16%) Software Engineering
14 24 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (18.60%) OSPF
14 24 (18.60%) WAN
15 23 (17.83%) LAN
15 23 (17.83%) Java
16 22 (17.05%) MPLS
16 22 (17.05%) BGP
16 22 (17.05%) SNMP
16 22 (17.05%) Asterisk PBX
17 21 (16.28%) Windows
18 20 (15.50%) .NET
19 19 (14.73%) ISDN
19 19 (14.73%) Avaya
19 19 (14.73%) Multithreading
19 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development

RTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 5 (3.88%) SAS
2 4 (3.10%) Lync
3 3 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Quicktime
1 8 (6.20%) Final Cut Pro
2 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.88%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.10%) MS Office
5 3 (2.33%) MS Project
6 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.55%) SaaS
2 2 (1.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (49.61%) VoIP
2 43 (33.33%) Firewall
3 37 (28.68%) PBX
4 35 (27.13%) TCP/IP
5 33 (25.58%) VPN
6 30 (23.26%) VLAN
7 29 (22.48%) HTTP
8 28 (21.71%) DNS
9 27 (20.93%) Q.931
10 24 (18.60%) OSPF
10 24 (18.60%) WAN
11 23 (17.83%) LAN
12 22 (17.05%) BGP
12 22 (17.05%) SNMP
12 22 (17.05%) MPLS
12 22 (17.05%) Asterisk PBX
13 19 (14.73%) ISDN
14 18 (13.95%) DHCP
14 18 (13.95%) CTI
15 17 (13.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.85%) MySQL
2 7 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.88%) Base SAS
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Subversion
1 4 (3.10%) Trac
2 2 (1.55%) Selenium
3 1 (0.78%) GCC
3 1 (0.78%) GDB
General
1 34 (26.36%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.95%) Finance
3 11 (8.53%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.33%) Electronics
5 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (17.05%) Architect
2 19 (14.73%) Software Engineer
3 16 (12.40%) Technical Architect
3 16 (12.40%) Network Engineer
4 14 (10.85%) Developer
5 10 (7.75%) C++ Developer
5 10 (7.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Design Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Software Design Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Voice Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Senior C++ Developer
7 7 (5.43%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.65%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.88%) MySQL Developer
9 5 (3.88%) C++ Applications Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Qt Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.50%) .NET
2 18 (13.95%) Web Services
3 16 (12.40%) HTML
3 16 (12.40%) JTAPI
3 16 (12.40%) TAPI
4 14 (10.85%) CCXML
4 14 (10.85%) VXML
5 13 (10.08%) Ajax
6 12 (9.30%) FreeSWITCH
7 11 (8.53%) Qt
8 9 (6.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (4.65%) STL
10 3 (2.33%) XML
10 3 (2.33%) CSS
10 3 (2.33%) GStreamer
10 3 (2.33%) QML
11 2 (1.55%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.78%) EJB 3.0
12 1 (0.78%) Java EE
12 1 (0.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) IVR
2 15 (11.63%) PKI
3 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.53%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.20%) Video Editing
7 7 (5.43%) Data Integration
7 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (3.10%) Device Driver
9 4 (3.10%) Smartphone
9 4 (3.10%) Tandem
10 3 (2.33%) Streaming Video
10 3 (2.33%) DTV
10 3 (2.33%) Reference Data
10 3 (2.33%) Smart Meter
11 2 (1.55%) SystemC
11 2 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.66%) Linux
2 21 (16.28%) Windows
3 7 (5.43%) UNIX
4 4 (3.10%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.10%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.10%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.55%) CentOS
5 2 (1.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.16%) Software Engineering
2 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.73%) Multithreading
3 18 (13.95%) Validation
4 16 (12.40%) CRM
5 14 (10.85%) Network Design
6 13 (10.08%) Project Management
7 11 (8.53%) OO
8 9 (6.98%) ITIL
9 7 (5.43%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.65%) Process Management
10 6 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.88%) Business Transformation
11 5 (3.88%) Data Validation
11 5 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (3.88%) Integration Testing
11 5 (3.88%) Data Management
11 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.36%) C++
2 23 (17.83%) Java
3 18 (13.95%) C
4 17 (13.18%) Python
5 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.63%) C#
7 9 (6.98%) SQL
8 8 (6.20%) Embedded C
9 7 (5.43%) Perl
10 5 (3.88%) PHP
11 2 (1.55%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.55%) Erlang
12 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (20.93%) Degree
2 24 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (13.95%) CCNA
4 11 (8.53%) CCNP
5 8 (6.20%) CCDA
5 8 (6.20%) MOS
6 4 (3.10%) CCVP
7 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.55%) GCIH
8 2 (1.55%) CISSP
9 1 (0.78%) ISEB
9 1 (0.78%) HNC
9 1 (0.78%) HND
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.40%) SLA
2 15 (11.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.88%) iptables
3 3 (2.33%) Xen
4 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.55%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (44.96%) Cisco
2 19 (14.73%) Avaya
3 17 (13.18%) Juniper
4 16 (12.40%) Genesys
5 15 (11.63%) Nortel
6 12 (9.30%) Fortinet
7 10 (7.75%) Mitel
8 7 (5.43%) VMware
9 6 (4.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.65%) Oracle
10 5 (3.88%) SAP
10 5 (3.88%) HP
11 4 (3.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (3.10%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.10%) Acme Packet
12 2 (1.55%) Amdocs
12 2 (1.55%) Sonus
13 1 (0.78%) Verint
13 1 (0.78%) F5
13 1 (0.78%) Splunk
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