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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 834 830 833
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing RTP 61 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.063% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.37% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 62 51
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.21% +18.75%

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
19963 18895 22855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.23% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16119 14849 19032
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014 within the UK.

RTP Salary Histogram in the UK

RTP
Top 29 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 18 December 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 -5 55 £45,000 -5.26% 9
South East 0 27 £45,750 -1.08% 5
London +15 17 £58,750 +11.90% 2
Surrey -1 10 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Berkshire -2 7 £30,500 -35.78% 4
Guildford -12 7 £57,500 -11.53% 1
East Midlands +18 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Slough -2 6 £30,500 -32.22% 2
Nottingham - 6 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £40,000 -
West Sussex -2 5 £43,500 +8.75%
Hampshire -11 5 £58,000 +22.10%
City of London +11 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North West - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland - 3 £40,500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £32,500 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 3 £32,500 -
Belfast - 3 £32,500 -
Crawley - 3 £45,000 -
Havant -5 2 £58,000 +22.10%
Cambridgeshire -8 2 £34,000 -9.33%
East of England -21 2 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Gatwick - 2 £42,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £34,000 -
Reading 0 1 £46,500 -7.00% 2
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £36,000 -
Hook - 1 £22,500 -

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 79 (59.40%) Telecoms
2 65 (48.87%) VoIP
3 57 (42.86%) Cisco
4 55 (41.35%) Linux
5 44 (33.08%) TCP/IP
6 40 (30.08%) Windows
7 39 (29.32%) C++
8 35 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 35 (26.32%) Degree
9 34 (25.56%) PBX
10 32 (24.06%) Asterisk PBX
11 31 (23.31%) WAN
11 31 (23.31%) H.323
11 31 (23.31%) VLAN
12 30 (22.56%) Java
13 29 (21.80%) DHCP
13 29 (21.80%) Cisco Certification
14 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (20.30%) CCNA
14 27 (20.30%) MCSE
15 26 (19.55%) GSM
15 26 (19.55%) Active Directory
16 25 (18.80%) VMware
17 24 (18.05%) Avaya
17 24 (18.05%) Wireshark
18 23 (17.29%) Multithreading
18 23 (17.29%) OO
18 23 (17.29%) Scrum
19 22 (16.54%) STL
19 22 (16.54%) Hyper-V

RTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.01%) Node.js
2 3 (2.26%) Lync
2 3 (2.26%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 65 (48.87%) VoIP
2 44 (33.08%) TCP/IP
3 34 (25.56%) PBX
4 32 (24.06%) Asterisk PBX
5 31 (23.31%) VLAN
5 31 (23.31%) H.323
5 31 (23.31%) WAN
6 29 (21.80%) DHCP
7 26 (19.55%) GSM
8 24 (18.05%) Wireshark
9 21 (15.79%) LTE
10 20 (15.04%) Firewall
11 19 (14.29%) SS7
12 18 (13.53%) ISDN
13 16 (12.03%) UMTS
13 16 (12.03%) MPLS
14 15 (11.28%) RANAP
15 14 (10.53%) Internet
15 14 (10.53%) VPN
15 14 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.02%) MySQL
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.01%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.01%) Redis
4 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) DB2
5 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Subversion
1 15 (11.28%) Selenium
1 15 (11.28%) GCC
1 15 (11.28%) GDB
1 15 (11.28%) FogBugz
1 15 (11.28%) Trac
2 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.26%) Maven
4 2 (1.50%) Robolectric
4 2 (1.50%) Robotium
5 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.75%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.75%) Xcode
General
1 79 (59.40%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.27%) Multimedia
3 7 (5.26%) Finance
4 5 (3.76%) Retail
4 5 (3.76%) French Language
5 4 (3.01%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.26%) German Language
6 3 (2.26%) Billing
7 2 (1.50%) Back Office
7 2 (1.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.75%) Law
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.05%) Software Engineer
2 23 (17.29%) Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (9.77%) Tester
4 13 (9.77%) Software Tester
4 13 (9.77%) Voice Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) C++ Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Senior C++ Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Support Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Consultant
9 5 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.76%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Administrator
9 5 (3.76%) Telephony Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.54%) STL
2 21 (15.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (7.52%) .NET
4 8 (6.02%) J2EE
5 7 (5.26%) FreeSWITCH
6 6 (4.51%) HTML
7 5 (3.76%) Web Services
8 4 (3.01%) CSS
8 4 (3.01%) JSON
8 4 (3.01%) REST
8 4 (3.01%) Kafka
9 3 (2.26%) Qt
9 3 (2.26%) GTK+
9 3 (2.26%) XMPP
9 3 (2.26%) POSIX
9 3 (2.26%) XML
10 2 (1.50%) Java SE
10 2 (1.50%) HTML5
10 2 (1.50%) WebRTC
11 1 (0.75%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Open Source
2 15 (11.28%) Management Information System
3 13 (9.77%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.51%) Smartphone
4 6 (4.51%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.76%) IPTV
5 5 (3.76%) MPEG
6 4 (3.01%) Streaming Video
6 4 (3.01%) IVR
6 4 (3.01%) STB
6 4 (3.01%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.01%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.01%) User Experience
6 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.26%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.26%) iPhone
7 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.50%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (41.35%) Linux
2 40 (30.08%) Windows
3 15 (11.28%) UNIX
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.02%) Windows 8
5 8 (6.02%) Android
5 8 (6.02%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (3.01%) CentOS
8 4 (3.01%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.26%) uClinux
9 3 (2.26%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (2.26%) Debian
9 3 (2.26%) Solaris
10 1 (0.75%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.75%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 23 (17.29%) Scrum
2 23 (17.29%) OO
2 23 (17.29%) Multithreading
3 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.28%) Software Testing
4 15 (11.28%) Risk Analysis
4 15 (11.28%) RAD
4 15 (11.28%) OOD
4 15 (11.28%) Automation Testing
5 14 (10.53%) Network Design
6 7 (5.26%) Validation
7 6 (4.51%) Change Management
7 6 (4.51%) Coaching
8 5 (3.76%) Analytics
8 5 (3.76%) Migration
8 5 (3.76%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.01%) Project Management
9 4 (3.01%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.32%) C++
2 30 (22.56%) Java
3 18 (13.53%) SQL
4 15 (11.28%) Python
5 14 (10.53%) C#
6 13 (9.77%) C
7 10 (7.52%) Perl
8 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
9 7 (5.26%) Embedded C
10 6 (4.51%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.76%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.26%) PHP
13 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.75%) VBScript
13 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 35 (26.32%) Degree
2 29 (21.80%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (20.30%) MCSE
3 27 (20.30%) CCNA
4 20 (15.04%) MCITP
5 16 (12.03%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.01%) CCNP
7 3 (2.26%) CNE
7 3 (2.26%) Novell Certification
7 3 (2.26%) CCVP
7 3 (2.26%) MCTS
8 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.04%) QA
2 18 (13.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (19.55%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.54%) Hyper-V
3 14 (10.53%) Kamailio
4 3 (2.26%) HDFS
5 1 (0.75%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) Nagios
2 3 (2.26%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (2.26%) CA LISA
3 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.75%) Cacti
Vendors
1 57 (42.86%) Cisco
2 25 (18.80%) VMware
3 24 (18.05%) Avaya
4 11 (8.27%) Juniper
4 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.52%) Oracle
6 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.76%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.01%) Nortel
9 3 (2.26%) SAP
9 3 (2.26%) IBM
9 3 (2.26%) Sun
9 3 (2.26%) HP
9 3 (2.26%) Mitel
9 3 (2.26%) CA
9 3 (2.26%) Lotus
9 3 (2.26%) Green Hat
10 2 (1.50%) Dialogic
10 2 (1.50%) F5
10 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
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