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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sonus
Rank 895 892 895
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sonus 16 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £39,500 £56,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.77% +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%

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
55253 52924 54318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.97% 47.67% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44882 42831 45629
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 2014 within the UK.

Sonus Salary Histogram in the UK

Sonus
Top 14 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 28 November 2014. 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 -29 16 £39,500 -29.77%
London +15 7 £35,000 -44.00%
South East -6 6 £39,500 -21.00%
Basingstoke - 3 £43,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £43,000 -
Manchester - 2 £55,000 -
North West - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +23 1 £85,000 +36.00%
Berkshire +11 1 £29,000 -42.00%
Reading +8 1 £29,000 -42.00%
Thame - 1 £38,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £38,500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -

Sonus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 35 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 32 (71.11%) Cisco
3 31 (68.89%) ISDN
4 24 (53.33%) VoIP
5 23 (51.11%) SDH
6 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (44.44%) Ericsson
7 20 (44.44%) DPNSS
7 20 (44.44%) CCNA
8 19 (42.22%) MD110
8 19 (42.22%) Aastra
9 18 (40.00%) Incident Management
9 18 (40.00%) Service Management
10 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
10 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
11 13 (28.89%) Linux
11 13 (28.89%) Lync
12 12 (26.67%) Softswitch
13 10 (22.22%) Acme Packet
13 10 (22.22%) Internet
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle
15 8 (17.78%) PBX
15 8 (17.78%) Unified Communications
16 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
16 7 (15.56%) Siemens
17 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (13.33%) DNS
17 6 (13.33%) Migration
17 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
18 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 13 (28.89%) Lync
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.89%) Office Communications Server
4 4 (8.89%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (68.89%) ISDN
2 24 (53.33%) VoIP
3 23 (51.11%) SDH
4 20 (44.44%) DPNSS
5 19 (42.22%) MD110
6 12 (26.67%) Softswitch
7 10 (22.22%) Internet
8 8 (17.78%) PBX
8 8 (17.78%) Unified Communications
9 6 (13.33%) DNS
10 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.89%) S/MIME
11 4 (8.89%) SAN
11 4 (8.89%) DWDM
11 4 (8.89%) SIGTRAN
11 4 (8.89%) NAS
11 4 (8.89%) Firewall
12 2 (4.44%) MPLS
12 2 (4.44%) PSTN
12 2 (4.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 35 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Voice Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Voice Network Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Transmission Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) VoIP Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Messaging Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Support
8 1 (2.22%) Communications Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Debian
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Service Management
1 18 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) CRM
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (8.89%) E-Discovery
4 3 (6.67%) Network Design
5 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.44%) Network Management
6 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Line Management
6 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (44.44%) CCNA
3 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
3 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.89%) CISSP
6 3 (6.67%) CCNP
7 2 (4.44%) MCSE
7 2 (4.44%) CCDP
8 1 (2.22%) MCSA
8 1 (2.22%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) MCTS
8 1 (2.22%) MCITP
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) Ericsson
3 19 (42.22%) Aastra
4 10 (22.22%) Acme Packet
5 9 (20.00%) Oracle
6 7 (15.56%) Siemens
6 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.11%) Lotus
7 5 (11.11%) Mitel
7 5 (11.11%) Polycom
8 4 (8.89%) Symantec
8 4 (8.89%) Dialogic
8 4 (8.89%) Avaya
8 4 (8.89%) MobileIron
9 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.44%) BroadSoft
10 1 (2.22%) F5
10 1 (2.22%) Juniper
10 1 (2.22%) HP