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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sonus
Rank 879 864 884
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sonus 17 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.014% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Average salary £39,750 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +39.28%

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
54309 50718 53793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.59% 47.35% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 43356 41533 44880
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 £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 October 2014 within the UK.

Sonus Salary Histogram in the UK

Sonus
Top 8 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 23 October 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 -4 17 £39,750 -20.50%
South East -7 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Basingstoke - 9 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 9 £40,000 -
London -4 7 £35,000 -44.00%
City of London +17 1 £85,000 +36.00%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -

Sonus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 39 (82.98%) Telecoms
2 37 (78.72%) Cisco
3 36 (76.60%) ISDN
4 26 (55.32%) Ericsson
5 25 (53.19%) VoIP
6 24 (51.06%) SDH
7 23 (48.94%) DPNSS
8 22 (46.81%) MD110
8 22 (46.81%) SC Cleared
8 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
8 22 (46.81%) Aastra
9 21 (44.68%) CCNA
9 21 (44.68%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (40.43%) Service Management
10 19 (40.43%) Incident Management
11 14 (29.79%) Softswitch
11 14 (29.79%) Lync
12 13 (27.66%) Linux
13 10 (21.28%) Internet
14 9 (19.15%) Acme Packet
15 8 (17.02%) Siemens
16 7 (14.89%) Oracle
17 6 (12.77%) PBX
17 6 (12.77%) Unified Communications
18 5 (10.64%) Office 365
18 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
18 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
18 5 (10.64%) IBM Notes
18 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
18 5 (10.64%) Microsoft

Sonus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 14 (29.79%) Lync
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (10.64%) IBM Notes
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.51%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (8.51%) IIS
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (76.60%) ISDN
2 25 (53.19%) VoIP
3 24 (51.06%) SDH
4 23 (48.94%) DPNSS
5 22 (46.81%) MD110
6 14 (29.79%) Softswitch
7 10 (21.28%) Internet
8 6 (12.77%) PBX
8 6 (12.77%) Unified Communications
9 4 (8.51%) NAS
9 4 (8.51%) DNS
9 4 (8.51%) S/MIME
9 4 (8.51%) SAN
9 4 (8.51%) Firewall
9 4 (8.51%) RTP
10 3 (6.38%) SS7
10 3 (6.38%) Q.931
10 3 (6.38%) H.323
10 3 (6.38%) MGCP
10 3 (6.38%) RTCP
General
1 39 (82.98%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Network Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Voice Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Voice Network Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Switch Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Transmission Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) NOC Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Incident Manager
7 1 (2.13%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Service Management
1 19 (40.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (10.64%) Migration
3 4 (8.51%) CRM
3 4 (8.51%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (8.51%) E-Discovery
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) SC Cleared
1 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
2 21 (44.68%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (44.68%) CCNA
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.51%) CISSP
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Cisco
2 26 (55.32%) Ericsson
3 22 (46.81%) Aastra
4 9 (19.15%) Acme Packet
5 8 (17.02%) Siemens
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle
7 5 (10.64%) Lotus
7 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.64%) Mitel
8 4 (8.51%) Polycom
8 4 (8.51%) Avaya
8 4 (8.51%) Symantec
8 4 (8.51%) MobileIron
8 4 (8.51%) Dialogic
9 1 (2.13%) BroadSoft