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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 824 789 806
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +17
Permanent jobs citing RTP 72 92 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.086% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 63 75 66
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
20333 18564 22220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.39% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16090 15077 18216
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -42 72 £45,000 -4.25% 9
London -14 31 £51,000 -7.27% 1
South East -12 15 £45,000 -4.25% 6
East Midlands - 14 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 14 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham - 13 £40,000 - 1
East of England - 10 £45,000 -
Guildford +13 8 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Surrey -4 8 £45,000 -28.00% 3
City of London +2 5 £60,000 -
Hampshire 0 5 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 5 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £45,000 -
Havant -9 3 - - 1
Hertford - 2 £23,250 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £51,250 -
Leeds -27 1 £61,000 +87.69%
West Yorkshire -29 1 £61,000 +87.69%
Yorkshire -32 1 £61,000 +50.61%
South West -34 1 £61,000 +43.52% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £61,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 - 1
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 -
Swindon - 1 £61,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 - 1

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 84 (60.87%) Telecoms
2 69 (50.00%) Linux
3 62 (44.93%) VoIP
4 55 (39.86%) Software Engineering
5 53 (38.41%) Cisco
6 50 (36.23%) TCP/IP
7 49 (35.51%) C++
8 41 (29.71%) VLAN
9 37 (26.81%) GSM
10 35 (25.36%) STL
10 35 (25.36%) Windows
10 35 (25.36%) H.323
10 35 (25.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 32 (23.19%) PBX
12 29 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
13 28 (20.29%) Degree
13 28 (20.29%) Multithreading
14 27 (19.57%) CCNA
15 26 (18.84%) SS7
15 26 (18.84%) Network Design
16 24 (17.39%) Java
16 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (16.67%) OO
17 23 (16.67%) MPLS
17 23 (16.67%) OSPF
17 23 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
18 22 (15.94%) Juniper
18 22 (15.94%) Firewall
19 21 (15.22%) UNIX
19 21 (15.22%) DHCP

RTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (2.90%) IIS
1 4 (2.90%) Node.js
2 2 (1.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) Quicktime
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (44.93%) VoIP
2 50 (36.23%) TCP/IP
3 41 (29.71%) VLAN
4 37 (26.81%) GSM
5 35 (25.36%) H.323
6 32 (23.19%) PBX
7 26 (18.84%) SS7
8 23 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
8 23 (16.67%) MPLS
8 23 (16.67%) OSPF
9 22 (15.94%) Firewall
10 21 (15.22%) DHCP
11 20 (14.49%) WAN
11 20 (14.49%) Q.931
11 20 (14.49%) LTE
12 18 (13.04%) Wireshark
12 18 (13.04%) SIGTRAN
12 18 (13.04%) INAP
12 18 (13.04%) TCAP
13 16 (11.59%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) MySQL
2 1 (0.72%) DB2
2 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (10.87%) Subversion
1 15 (10.87%) GCC
1 15 (10.87%) GDB
1 15 (10.87%) Trac
2 9 (6.52%) FogBugz
2 9 (6.52%) Selenium
3 7 (5.07%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.62%) Robotium
5 2 (1.45%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.72%) Xcode
6 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
General
1 84 (60.87%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.42%) Multimedia
3 6 (4.35%) French Language
4 5 (3.62%) Finance
4 5 (3.62%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.90%) Retail
5 4 (2.90%) German Language
6 2 (1.45%) Back Office
6 2 (1.45%) Automotive
7 1 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 25 (18.12%) Developer
3 23 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (13.77%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (10.87%) Voice Engineer
6 12 (8.70%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Telecoms Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Network Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) IP Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Senior IP Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Software Tester
10 7 (5.07%) C++ Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Support Manager
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Tester
10 7 (5.07%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.36%) STL
1 35 (25.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (7.97%) J2EE
3 10 (7.25%) .NET
4 8 (5.80%) HTML
5 6 (4.35%) Web Services
6 5 (3.62%) XML
6 5 (3.62%) CSS
6 5 (3.62%) XMPP
6 5 (3.62%) Java SE
7 4 (2.90%) Qt
7 4 (2.90%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.45%) GTK+
8 2 (1.45%) HTML5
8 2 (1.45%) EJB
8 2 (1.45%) WebRTC
8 2 (1.45%) CCXML
8 2 (1.45%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (1.45%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.70%) Streaming Video
3 10 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.52%) MPEG
4 9 (6.52%) IPTV
4 9 (6.52%) Open Source
5 8 (5.80%) Statistics
5 8 (5.80%) STB
6 7 (5.07%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.90%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.90%) User Experience
7 4 (2.90%) Handset
7 4 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (2.90%) iPhone
7 4 (2.90%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.90%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.45%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.45%) IVR
8 2 (1.45%) PKI
8 2 (1.45%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 69 (50.00%) Linux
2 35 (25.36%) Windows
3 21 (15.22%) UNIX
4 14 (10.14%) Android
5 9 (6.52%) Windows 7
5 9 (6.52%) Windows 8
5 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.07%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.90%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.45%) uClinux
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.72%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.72%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.86%) Software Engineering
2 28 (20.29%) Multithreading
3 26 (18.84%) Network Design
4 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (16.67%) OO
6 16 (11.59%) OOD
6 16 (11.59%) Scrum
7 9 (6.52%) Software Testing
7 9 (6.52%) RAD
7 9 (6.52%) Risk Analysis
7 9 (6.52%) Automation Testing
8 7 (5.07%) Android Development
9 6 (4.35%) SOA
9 6 (4.35%) Project Management
9 6 (4.35%) Change Management
10 5 (3.62%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.62%) Analytics
11 4 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.90%) Use Case
11 4 (2.90%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 49 (35.51%) C++
2 24 (17.39%) Java
3 17 (12.32%) C
3 17 (12.32%) Python
4 14 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.42%) C#
5 13 (9.42%) SQL
6 8 (5.80%) Embedded C
7 7 (5.07%) PowerHouse
8 5 (3.62%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.17%) PHP
11 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.45%) Perl
12 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (21.01%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (20.29%) Degree
3 27 (19.57%) CCNA
4 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (12.32%) MCITP
4 17 (12.32%) MCSE
5 11 (7.97%) CCNP
6 9 (6.52%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.45%) PhD
8 1 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) SLA
2 9 (6.52%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (14.49%) Active Directory
1 20 (14.49%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.52%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.45%) Dovecot
3 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (2.90%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (38.41%) Cisco
2 22 (15.94%) Juniper
3 19 (13.77%) Avaya
4 18 (13.04%) VMware
5 5 (3.62%) Oracle
5 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.90%) HP
6 4 (2.90%) SAP
6 4 (2.90%) IBM
6 4 (2.90%) CA
6 4 (2.90%) Fortinet
6 4 (2.90%) Green Hat
7 3 (2.17%) Acme Packet
7 3 (2.17%) Sonus
7 3 (2.17%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.45%) MKS
8 2 (1.45%) Genesys
8 2 (1.45%) Nortel
8 2 (1.45%) Citrix
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Momentum Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,700 per annum Fantastic benefits + free tech produ
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago