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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Soft Phone
Rank - 887 885
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.017% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - £25,000 -

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
19132 18109 21700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.95% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15333 14192 17733
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) PBX
1 4 (80.00%) Mandarin Language
1 4 (80.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Softphone
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) PBX
1 4 (80.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) PHP