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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
Rank 822 769 794
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +25
Permanent jobs citing RTP 80 108 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.57% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 91 64
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
20774 18949 21640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.59% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16468 15309 17691
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 1 September 2014 within the UK.

RTP Salary Histogram in the UK

RTP
Top 30 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 1 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 -41 80 £50,000 +6.38% 8
London -27 39 £51,000 +7.36%
South East -14 16 £45,000 -7.21% 5
East of England - 12 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 12 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands - 12 £55,000 - 1
Nottingham - 11 £60,000 -
City of London -7 8 £63,000 +9.56%
Guildford +10 6 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Surrey -7 6 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £45,000 -
Hampshire -1 5 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Havant -6 3 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
Oxford - 3 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Reading -17 2 £60,000 +27.65% 1
Berkshire -20 2 £60,000 +27.65% 2
West Sussex - 2 £38,750 -
Aylesbury - 2 £60,000 -
Banbury - 2 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £51,250 -
Hertford - 2 £23,250 -
High Wycombe - 2 £60,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 -
South West -29 1 £61,000 +43.52% 2
Leeds -30 1 £61,000 +87.69%
West Yorkshire -38 1 £61,000 +87.69%

RTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 83 (59.29%) Telecoms
2 74 (52.86%) Linux
3 66 (47.14%) VoIP
4 55 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 51 (36.43%) Cisco
6 49 (35.00%) C++
7 48 (34.29%) TCP/IP
8 40 (28.57%) VLAN
9 37 (26.43%) GSM
10 35 (25.00%) Windows
10 35 (25.00%) STL
10 35 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 33 (23.57%) PBX
12 31 (22.14%) H.323
13 27 (19.29%) SS7
13 27 (19.29%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (18.57%) Network Design
15 25 (17.86%) Multithreading
15 25 (17.86%) CCNA
15 25 (17.86%) MPLS
15 25 (17.86%) OSPF
16 24 (17.14%) Juniper
16 24 (17.14%) Degree
17 23 (16.43%) Asterisk PBX
18 22 (15.71%) Firewall
18 22 (15.71%) Q.931
18 22 (15.71%) OO
19 21 (15.00%) Java
20 20 (14.29%) UNIX
20 20 (14.29%) LTE

RTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (3.57%) IIS
2 4 (2.86%) Node.js
3 3 (2.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.14%) Quicktime
3 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (47.14%) VoIP
2 48 (34.29%) TCP/IP
3 40 (28.57%) VLAN
4 37 (26.43%) GSM
5 33 (23.57%) PBX
6 31 (22.14%) H.323
7 27 (19.29%) SS7
8 25 (17.86%) MPLS
8 25 (17.86%) OSPF
9 23 (16.43%) Asterisk PBX
10 22 (15.71%) Firewall
10 22 (15.71%) Q.931
11 20 (14.29%) LTE
12 19 (13.57%) TCAP
13 18 (12.86%) INAP
13 18 (12.86%) SIGTRAN
13 18 (12.86%) DHCP
14 16 (11.43%) WAN
14 16 (11.43%) UMTS
15 15 (10.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.43%) MySQL
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (10.71%) Subversion
1 15 (10.71%) GCC
1 15 (10.71%) GDB
1 15 (10.71%) Trac
2 6 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.57%) Selenium
3 5 (3.57%) FogBugz
4 4 (2.86%) Robotium
5 2 (1.43%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.71%) ClearQuest
General
1 83 (59.29%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.29%) Multimedia
3 5 (3.57%) French Language
3 5 (3.57%) Finance
3 5 (3.57%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) German Language
4 4 (2.86%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.43%) Automotive
5 2 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (32.14%) Software Engineer
2 24 (17.14%) Developer
3 22 (15.71%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 15 (10.71%) Voice Engineer
6 13 (9.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (8.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (7.86%) Telecoms Engineer
8 11 (7.86%) Support Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) IP Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) Senior IP Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) Java Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Support Manager
11 7 (5.00%) C++ Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
12 5 (3.57%) Consultant
12 5 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.00%) STL
1 35 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (7.14%) .NET
3 9 (6.43%) J2EE
3 9 (6.43%) HTML
4 6 (4.29%) Web Services
4 6 (4.29%) XML
5 5 (3.57%) CSS
5 5 (3.57%) FreeSWITCH
5 5 (3.57%) XMPP
5 5 (3.57%) Qt
6 4 (2.86%) Java SE
7 3 (2.14%) GTK+
7 3 (2.14%) HTML5
7 3 (2.14%) WebRTC
7 3 (2.14%) POSIX
7 3 (2.14%) Flash
8 2 (1.43%) EJB
8 2 (1.43%) SOAP
8 2 (1.43%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.00%) Streaming Video
3 11 (7.86%) IPTV
4 10 (7.14%) MPEG
4 10 (7.14%) Statistics
5 9 (6.43%) STB
6 8 (5.71%) Digital Media
7 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.57%) iPhone
8 5 (3.57%) Open Source
9 4 (2.86%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.86%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.86%) Handset
9 4 (2.86%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (2.14%) IVR
10 3 (2.14%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.43%) PKI
11 2 (1.43%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 74 (52.86%) Linux
2 35 (25.00%) Windows
3 20 (14.29%) UNIX
4 13 (9.29%) Android
5 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (6.43%) Windows 7
5 9 (6.43%) Windows 8
5 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.29%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (2.86%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.14%) uClinux
9 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.43%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.71%) CentOS
11 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 26 (18.57%) Network Design
3 25 (17.86%) Multithreading
4 22 (15.71%) OO
5 16 (11.43%) OOD
6 13 (9.29%) Scrum
7 11 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.29%) SOA
8 6 (4.29%) Project Management
8 6 (4.29%) Change Management
9 5 (3.57%) RAD
9 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (3.57%) Software Testing
9 5 (3.57%) Network Management
9 5 (3.57%) Automation Testing
9 5 (3.57%) Android Development
10 4 (2.86%) Analytics
10 4 (2.86%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (35.00%) C++
2 21 (15.00%) Java
3 19 (13.57%) C
4 16 (11.43%) Python
5 15 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.29%) C#
7 12 (8.57%) SQL
8 9 (6.43%) Embedded C
9 7 (5.00%) PowerHouse
10 5 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.86%) PHP
11 4 (2.86%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.43%) Perl
13 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (19.29%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (17.86%) CCNA
3 24 (17.14%) Degree
4 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (9.29%) MCITP
4 13 (9.29%) MCSE
4 13 (9.29%) CCNP
5 5 (3.57%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.43%) PhD
7 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) SLA
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 16 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.43%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.43%) Dovecot
3 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.71%) vSphere
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (2.86%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.43%) Nagios
3 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (36.43%) Cisco
2 24 (17.14%) Juniper
3 15 (10.71%) Avaya
4 14 (10.00%) VMware
5 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.86%) HP
6 4 (2.86%) IBM
6 4 (2.86%) SAP
6 4 (2.86%) CA
6 4 (2.86%) Fortinet
6 4 (2.86%) Green Hat
7 3 (2.14%) Acme Packet
7 3 (2.14%) Sonus
7 3 (2.14%) Ericsson
7 3 (2.14%) Oracle
8 2 (1.43%) Nortel
8 2 (1.43%) Citrix
8 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.43%) MKS
8 2 (1.43%) Genesys
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
All UK
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago