The table below looks at the statistics for Softphone skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softphone over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Soft Phone
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
18559 17813 21817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.08% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 13984 18103
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Softphone
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Softphone within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Softphone 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 Softphone.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) PBX
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Mandarin Language
1 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Verint
2 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Yammer
2 2 (28.57%) Blog
2 2 (28.57%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) PHP5
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App

Softphone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Softphone 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 Softphone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) PBX
1 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Training Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Handset
1 2 (28.57%) E-Learning
1 2 (28.57%) Blog
1 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Workforce Management Optimization
1 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Avaya
1 2 (28.57%) Verint