The table below looks at the statistics for Softswitch skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Softswitch over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Softswitch
Rank 918 966 971
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +5
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 6 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% 0.052% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 29
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.27%

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
16560 19249 20943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.37% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13773 15691 16702
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Softswitch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Softswitch
Salary Trend

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

Softswitch Salary Trend in the UK

Softswitch
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Softswitch over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Softswitch Salary Histogram in the UK

Softswitch
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Softswitch within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +36 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East +34 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 - 1
Channel Islands - 1 £52,500 -
Guernsey - 1 £52,500 -
Jersey - 1 £52,500 -
Essex - 1 £35,000 - 1

Softswitch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Softswitch 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 Softswitch.

1 14 (87.50%) BroadSoft
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) ISDN
3 12 (75.00%) VoIP
3 12 (75.00%) Acme Packet
4 10 (62.50%) ISUP
4 10 (62.50%) Handset
5 9 (56.25%) Wireshark
5 9 (56.25%) Polycom
5 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Nagios
6 6 (37.50%) MGCP
6 6 (37.50%) SS7
6 6 (37.50%) Aastra
6 6 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
7 5 (31.25%) PBX
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Juniper
8 4 (25.00%) Sonus
8 4 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
9 3 (18.75%) Case Management
9 3 (18.75%) Mitel
9 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) CRM
9 3 (18.75%) MS Office

Softswitch
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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) ISDN
1 12 (75.00%) VoIP
2 10 (62.50%) ISUP
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) Wireshark
4 6 (37.50%) MGCP
4 6 (37.50%) SS7
5 5 (31.25%) PBX
6 4 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) PSTN
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) FTP
8 2 (12.50%) HTTP
9 1 (6.25%) CTI
9 1 (6.25%) MVNO
9 1 (6.25%) SIGTRAN
9 1 (6.25%) SMS
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Voice Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Handset
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Case Management
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) BroadSoft
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Acme Packet
4 9 (56.25%) Polycom
5 6 (37.50%) Aastra
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Sonus
7 3 (18.75%) Mitel
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
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