The table below looks at the statistics for Softphone skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softphone over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Soft Phone
UK
Rank - 919 947
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 0 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.020% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.12% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Median salary - £52,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +110.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £67,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +170.00%

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
14124 16758 18949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.76% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11537 13913 15380
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Softphone
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Softphone as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Softphone Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Softphone
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Softphone within the UK.

Softphone Salary Trend in the UK

Softphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Softphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Softphone.

1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) VoIP
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) MCITP
5 3 (37.50%) Xen
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) WAN

Softphone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 1 (12.50%) CTI
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) H.323
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
6 1 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (12.50%) MGCP
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) PBX
6 1 (12.50%) Q.931
6 1 (12.50%) RTP
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) French Language
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Server Support
1 3 (37.50%) Server Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Presales Solution Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CCXML
1 1 (12.50%) JTAPI
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
1 1 (12.50%) RFC 2833
1 1 (12.50%) TAPI
1 1 (12.50%) VXML
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) PA-DSS
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Genesys
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Huawei
4 1 (12.50%) Nortel
4 1 (12.50%) Polycom
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds