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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sonus
Rank 874 878 858
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Sonus 19 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.054% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 14
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.59%

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
49938 53691 50337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 46.79% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40830 42546 41180
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 £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 2015 within the UK.

Sonus Salary Histogram in the UK

Sonus
Top 9 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 August 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 -8 17 £48,750 +30.00%
South East -4 8 £50,250 +34.00%
Hampshire -14 7 £50,000 +33.33%
London +16 6 £48,750 -
Basingstoke +1 4 £50,500 +34.66%
Harrogate - 2 £40,750 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,750 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -

Sonus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (62.50%) Lync
2 18 (56.25%) VoIP
3 15 (46.88%) Acme Packet
4 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) Dialogic
6 11 (34.38%) PBX
7 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 10 (31.25%) Ericsson
7 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (25.00%) Office 365
9 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (25.00%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) Unified Communications
10 7 (21.88%) Softswitch
10 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
10 7 (21.88%) MGW
10 7 (21.88%) ISDN
10 7 (21.88%) MCSE
10 7 (21.88%) Migration
11 6 (18.75%) DMS-100
11 6 (18.75%) Skype
12 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (15.63%) Mitel
12 5 (15.63%) Windows
13 4 (12.50%) Linux
13 4 (12.50%) SQL
13 4 (12.50%) MCSA
13 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
13 4 (12.50%) DHCP

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (62.50%) Lync
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) VoIP
2 11 (34.38%) PBX
3 7 (21.88%) ISDN
3 7 (21.88%) MGW
3 7 (21.88%) Softswitch
3 7 (21.88%) Unified Communications
4 6 (18.75%) Skype
4 6 (18.75%) DMS-100
5 4 (12.50%) DHCP
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) WAN
6 3 (9.38%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.38%) Firewall
7 2 (6.25%) VPLS
7 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.25%) FTP
7 2 (6.25%) HTTP
7 2 (6.25%) DMZ
7 2 (6.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) VoIP Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Communications Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Communications Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Handset
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Migration
2 2 (6.25%) Project Management
2 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.25%) Product Management
3 1 (3.13%) People Management
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.88%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) MCSA
3 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Acme Packet
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) Dialogic
4 10 (31.25%) Ericsson
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) Mitel
7 4 (12.50%) Polycom
7 4 (12.50%) Siemens
8 2 (6.25%) Avaya
8 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.25%) BT
8 2 (6.25%) BroadSoft
9 1 (3.13%) VMware
9 1 (3.13%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) Lotus
9 1 (3.13%) HP
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle
9 1 (3.13%) SAP