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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 846 803 808
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +5
Permanent jobs citing RTP 50 68 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.063% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 57
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
20409 18425 22014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.88% 17.20% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16174 14905 17966
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 23 October 2014 within the UK.

RTP Salary Histogram in the UK

RTP
Top 28 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 23 October 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
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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 -25 49 £45,000 -7.21% 1
South East -20 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
London -30 14 £50,000 -4.76%
East Midlands +18 12 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 12 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 11 £40,000 -
Guildford +3 9 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Surrey -9 9 £45,000 -23.40% 1
East of England - 7 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £45,000 -
City of London +11 3 £60,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire - 3 £29,000 -
West Sussex -3 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire -3 2 - -
Slough - 2 - -
Hertford - 2 £23,250 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £41,500 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £37,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £32,500 -
Belfast - 1 £32,500 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £32,500 -
North West - 1 £41,500 -

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (62.22%) Telecoms
2 65 (48.15%) Linux
3 58 (42.96%) VoIP
4 54 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 49 (36.30%) TCP/IP
5 49 (36.30%) Cisco
6 47 (34.81%) C++
7 38 (28.15%) VLAN
8 37 (27.41%) H.323
9 34 (25.19%) GSM
10 33 (24.44%) PBX
11 32 (23.70%) Windows
11 32 (23.70%) STL
11 32 (23.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 31 (22.96%) Degree
13 28 (20.74%) Multithreading
14 27 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 26 (19.26%) Java
16 25 (18.52%) CCNA
17 24 (17.78%) SS7
17 24 (17.78%) Network Design
18 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (17.04%) Wireshark
18 23 (17.04%) Firewall
18 23 (17.04%) WAN
18 23 (17.04%) OO
18 23 (17.04%) Asterisk PBX
19 22 (16.30%) Hyper-V
19 22 (16.30%) DHCP
19 22 (16.30%) Active Directory

RTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (2.96%) Node.js
2 2 (1.48%) IIS
2 2 (1.48%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.74%) SAS
3 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) JBoss
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (42.96%) VoIP
2 49 (36.30%) TCP/IP
3 38 (28.15%) VLAN
4 37 (27.41%) H.323
5 34 (25.19%) GSM
6 33 (24.44%) PBX
7 24 (17.78%) SS7
8 23 (17.04%) Wireshark
8 23 (17.04%) Firewall
8 23 (17.04%) WAN
8 23 (17.04%) Asterisk PBX
9 22 (16.30%) DHCP
10 21 (15.56%) Q.931
11 20 (14.81%) MPLS
12 19 (14.07%) OSPF
12 19 (14.07%) LTE
13 18 (13.33%) TCAP
13 18 (13.33%) INAP
14 16 (11.85%) DPNSS
14 16 (11.85%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) Redis
3 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.74%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Subversion
1 14 (10.37%) GCC
1 14 (10.37%) GDB
1 14 (10.37%) Trac
2 12 (8.89%) Selenium
2 12 (8.89%) FogBugz
3 8 (5.93%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.70%) Robotium
4 5 (3.70%) Robolectric
5 1 (0.74%) Maven
5 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.74%) Xcode
5 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
General
1 84 (62.22%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.37%) Multimedia
3 6 (4.44%) French Language
4 5 (3.70%) Spanish Language
4 5 (3.70%) Finance
5 4 (2.96%) German Language
6 3 (2.22%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Automotive
7 2 (1.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (28.89%) Software Engineer
2 25 (18.52%) Developer
3 22 (16.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
5 14 (10.37%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (8.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (7.41%) Tester
7 10 (7.41%) Software Tester
7 10 (7.41%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.93%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
9 8 (5.93%) IP Engineer
9 8 (5.93%) Senior IP Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) Senior C++ Developer
10 7 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.19%) Network Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) C++ Developer
10 7 (5.19%) Support Manager
11 6 (4.44%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.70%) STL
1 32 (23.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (8.15%) J2EE
3 10 (7.41%) .NET
4 8 (5.93%) HTML
5 6 (4.44%) Web Services
6 5 (3.70%) Qt
6 5 (3.70%) FreeSWITCH
6 5 (3.70%) Java SE
6 5 (3.70%) XMPP
6 5 (3.70%) XML
6 5 (3.70%) CSS
7 3 (2.22%) GTK+
7 3 (2.22%) JSON
7 3 (2.22%) POSIX
8 2 (1.48%) VXML
8 2 (1.48%) EJB
8 2 (1.48%) SOAP
8 2 (1.48%) JTAPI
8 2 (1.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.37%) Open Source
3 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.89%) Algorithms
5 10 (7.41%) Streaming Video
6 9 (6.67%) MPEG
7 8 (5.93%) STB
7 8 (5.93%) IPTV
8 7 (5.19%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.96%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.96%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.96%) Statistics
9 4 (2.96%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.96%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (2.96%) User Experience
10 3 (2.22%) iPhone
11 2 (1.48%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.48%) IVR
11 2 (1.48%) PKI
11 2 (1.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (48.15%) Linux
2 32 (23.70%) Windows
3 20 (14.81%) UNIX
4 13 (9.63%) Android
5 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.93%) Windows 8
5 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.19%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (2.96%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.96%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.22%) uClinux
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.74%) Debian
10 1 (0.74%) Fedora
10 1 (0.74%) Solaris
10 1 (0.74%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (20.74%) Multithreading
3 24 (17.78%) Network Design
4 23 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.04%) OO
5 20 (14.81%) Scrum
6 15 (11.11%) OOD
7 12 (8.89%) RAD
7 12 (8.89%) Software Testing
7 12 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (8.89%) Automation Testing
8 7 (5.19%) Android Development
8 7 (5.19%) Project Management
9 6 (4.44%) SOA
9 6 (4.44%) Validation
9 6 (4.44%) Change Management
10 5 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.70%) Analytics
10 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2
11 4 (2.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.81%) C++
2 26 (19.26%) Java
3 18 (13.33%) C
4 17 (12.59%) Python
5 14 (10.37%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.63%) C#
6 13 (9.63%) SQL
7 9 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 7 (5.19%) PowerHouse
9 5 (3.70%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.96%) Perl
10 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.22%) PHP
12 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (22.96%) Degree
2 27 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (18.52%) CCNA
4 19 (14.07%) MCITP
4 19 (14.07%) MCSE
4 19 (14.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (8.89%) ISTQB
6 7 (5.19%) CCNP
7 2 (1.48%) PhD
8 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) QA
2 12 (8.89%) SLA
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (16.30%) Hyper-V
1 22 (16.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.41%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.48%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.74%) HDFS
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
4 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (2.96%) CA LISA
2 3 (2.22%) Nagios
3 2 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.74%) Cacti
Vendors
1 49 (36.30%) Cisco
2 21 (15.56%) Avaya
3 20 (14.81%) VMware
4 18 (13.33%) Juniper
5 6 (4.44%) Oracle
6 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.96%) IBM
7 4 (2.96%) HP
7 4 (2.96%) CA
7 4 (2.96%) SAP
7 4 (2.96%) Fortinet
7 4 (2.96%) Sonus
7 4 (2.96%) Acme Packet
7 4 (2.96%) Green Hat
8 3 (2.22%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.48%) Nortel
9 2 (1.48%) Citrix
9 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.48%) Genesys
9 2 (1.48%) F5
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago