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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Soft Phone
Rank 892 954 986
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +32
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 19 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.076% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 2
Median salary £48,500 £65,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.38% +160.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £65,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +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
16834 19627 20614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.14% 17.89% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13972 15753 16485
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Softphone over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Softphone Salary Histogram in the UK

Softphone
Top 10 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 29 May 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 +49 19 £48,500 -25.38% 1
South East +28 8 £49,250 -24.23% 1
Bradford - 6 - -
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £49,250 -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 £49,250 -
London +46 4 £26,000 -58.40%
Guildford -6 2 - - 1
Surrey -8 2 - - 1

Softphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (81.08%) Cisco
2 27 (72.97%) VoIP
3 24 (64.86%) Unified Communications
4 22 (59.46%) Skype for Business
4 22 (59.46%) DNS
5 20 (54.05%) DHCP
5 20 (54.05%) ITIL
5 20 (54.05%) Windows
5 20 (54.05%) SharePoint
5 20 (54.05%) Service Management
6 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
7 18 (48.65%) WAN
7 18 (48.65%) LAN
7 18 (48.65%) Firewall
7 18 (48.65%) MPLS
7 18 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (45.95%) iPad
9 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (43.24%) XMPP
9 16 (43.24%) VMware
9 16 (43.24%) Linux
9 16 (43.24%) Yammer
9 16 (43.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
10 15 (40.54%) LDAP
10 15 (40.54%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (40.54%) Network Security
11 14 (37.84%) Avaya
12 13 (35.14%) OSPF
12 13 (35.14%) Android

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 22 (59.46%) Skype for Business
2 20 (54.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (16.22%) CMS
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
1 10 (27.03%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (43.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 16 (43.24%) Yammer
3 7 (18.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) VoIP
2 24 (64.86%) Unified Communications
3 22 (59.46%) DNS
4 20 (54.05%) DHCP
5 18 (48.65%) Firewall
5 18 (48.65%) LAN
5 18 (48.65%) MPLS
5 18 (48.65%) WAN
6 15 (40.54%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (40.54%) LDAP
6 15 (40.54%) Network Security
7 13 (35.14%) NAS
7 13 (35.14%) OSPF
8 12 (32.43%) Internet
9 6 (16.22%) H.323
9 6 (16.22%) Skype
10 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
11 3 (8.11%) ISDN
11 3 (8.11%) PBX
11 3 (8.11%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (24.32%) Retail
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) German Language
4 2 (5.41%) Electronics
4 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Team Leader
3 8 (21.62%) Network Support
4 7 (18.92%) Support Team Leader
5 6 (16.22%) Communications Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Network Team Leader
5 6 (16.22%) Voice Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Voice Specialist
6 5 (13.51%) Firewall Support
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Communications Specialist
7 4 (10.81%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Support Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) XMPP
2 3 (8.11%) JTAPI
2 3 (8.11%) RFC 2833
2 3 (8.11%) TAPI
3 2 (5.41%) CCXML
3 2 (5.41%) VXML
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) iPad
2 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
3 9 (24.32%) IVR
4 7 (18.92%) Smartphone
5 6 (16.22%) Handset
5 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
6 5 (13.51%) Biometrics
7 4 (10.81%) FMCG
7 4 (10.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 13 (35.14%) Android
4 4 (10.81%) Mac OS
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL
1 20 (54.05%) Service Management
2 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.22%) Line Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.81%) Process Management
5 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 3 (8.11%) Presales
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) CCNA
3 4 (10.81%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) PA-DSS
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Avaya
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle
5 8 (21.62%) Genesys
5 8 (21.62%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) Verint
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
8 3 (8.11%) Apple
8 3 (8.11%) Nortel
8 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.41%) SAP
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