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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Soft Phone
Rank 875 948 964
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +16
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 2 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.057% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Median salary £25,000 £65,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-61.53% +160.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +160.00%

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
15619 17585 20636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.20% 16.56% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12652 14530 16617
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,575 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Softphone within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 2 £25,000 -61.53%
London +71 1 £25,000 -
North West - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Softphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) DHCP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) IPsec
5 4 (36.36%) Avaya
5 4 (36.36%) Genesys
5 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (36.36%) IVR
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
6 3 (27.27%) RFC 2833
6 3 (27.27%) Presales
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server

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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (27.27%) CTI
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) HTTP
5 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
5 3 (27.27%) ISDN
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) PBX
5 3 (27.27%) Q.931
5 3 (27.27%) RTP
5 3 (27.27%) SSH
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) SSL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) French Language
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Publishing
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Support
2 3 (27.27%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CCXML
1 3 (27.27%) JTAPI
1 3 (27.27%) RFC 2833
1 3 (27.27%) TAPI
1 3 (27.27%) VXML
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) IVR
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSA
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) PA-DSS
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Avaya
2 4 (36.36%) Genesys
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Nortel
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Huawei
5 1 (9.09%) Polycom
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds