The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sonus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sonus over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sonus Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sonus
Rank 858 904 867
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -37
Permanent jobs citing Sonus 14 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.036% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 14
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £31,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -22.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51605 55174 52656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.91% 46.60% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41405 44387 43008
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sonus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sonus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sonus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sonus
Salary Trend

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

Sonus Salary Trend in the UK

Sonus
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sonus over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Sonus Salary Histogram in the UK

Sonus
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sonus within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 14 £42,500 +37.09%
London +34 10 £42,500 +39.34%
South East -3 3 £50,000 +61.29%
Hampshire -17 1 £50,000 +61.29%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 - -

Sonus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Sonus 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 Sonus.

1 21 (70.00%) Lync
1 21 (70.00%) Acme Packet
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (43.33%) PBX
5 12 (40.00%) MCSE
6 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 10 (33.33%) VoIP
7 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (23.33%) Dialogic
9 7 (23.33%) Unified Communications
9 7 (23.33%) DMS-100
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco
9 7 (23.33%) Ericsson
10 6 (20.00%) Migration
10 6 (20.00%) MCTS
10 6 (20.00%) MCITP
11 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 5 (16.67%) Windows
12 4 (13.33%) Oracle
13 3 (10.00%) DTV
13 3 (10.00%) ISA Server
13 3 (10.00%) MPLS
13 3 (10.00%) Finance
13 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
13 3 (10.00%) Programme Management

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 21 (70.00%) Lync
2 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) PBX
2 10 (33.33%) VoIP
3 7 (23.33%) DMS-100
3 7 (23.33%) Unified Communications
4 3 (10.00%) VPLS
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (6.67%) OSPF
5 2 (6.67%) BGP
5 2 (6.67%) RIP
5 2 (6.67%) SNMP
5 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) Softswitch
5 2 (6.67%) VRRP
5 2 (6.67%) HSRP
5 2 (6.67%) Multicast
6 1 (3.33%) Megaco
6 1 (3.33%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Consultant
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 9 (30.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Switch Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Communications Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.33%) Network Management
4 1 (3.33%) People Management
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (40.00%) MCSE
3 6 (20.00%) MCTS
3 6 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCDP
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (10.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Acme Packet
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Ericsson
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Dialogic
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 3 (10.00%) Avaya
6 2 (6.67%) Juniper
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Mitel
7 1 (3.33%) Polycom
7 1 (3.33%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat