Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RTP over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1075 1107 1125
Rank change year-on-year +32 +18 +39
Permanent jobs citing RTP 48 63 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.037% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 72
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,025 £35,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

RTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22,823 26,569 30,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.05% 15.70% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18,090 21,714 25,189
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

RTP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RTP in England

RTP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RTP in England.

Salary trend for RTP in England

RTP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RTP in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for RTP in England

RTP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RTP within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -1 19 £65,000 +62.50%
East of England +39 14 £55,000 - 3
Midlands +30 10 £30,000 -29.41% 1
West Midlands +42 7 £41,500 -2.35% 1
London +48 5 £65,000 +48.57% 4
East Midlands +7 3 £25,000 -
RTP
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing RTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for RTP.

1 24 (50.00%) Linux
2 23 (47.92%) VoIP
3 21 (43.75%) C
3 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 20 (41.67%) C++
5 19 (39.58%) Python
6 17 (35.42%) Cisco
7 15 (31.25%) DHCP
8 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
8 14 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (27.08%) Internet
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
10 12 (25.00%) Wireshark
11 11 (22.92%) XML
11 11 (22.92%) MySQL
11 11 (22.92%) Subversion
11 11 (22.92%) Firewall
12 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
12 10 (20.83%) H.323
12 10 (20.83%) BGP
12 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.83%) STL
12 10 (20.83%) VLAN
12 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
12 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
12 10 (20.83%) Multithreaded Programming
13 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
13 9 (18.75%) PBX
13 9 (18.75%) CCNP

RTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (2.08%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (2.08%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) VoIP
2 21 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 15 (31.25%) DHCP
4 13 (27.08%) Internet
5 12 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 11 (22.92%) Firewall
7 10 (20.83%) BGP
7 10 (20.83%) H.323
7 10 (20.83%) VLAN
8 9 (18.75%) PBX
9 8 (16.67%) HTTP
9 8 (16.67%) OSPF
9 8 (16.67%) WAN
10 7 (14.58%) MGCP
10 7 (14.58%) MPLS
11 6 (12.50%) IGMP
11 6 (12.50%) LAN
11 6 (12.50%) RTCP
11 6 (12.50%) SNMP
12 5 (10.42%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Subversion
2 6 (12.50%) GDB
2 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.50%) Valgrind
2 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.33%) JIRA
4 3 (6.25%) Redmine
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.08%) AutoIt
5 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.08%) Robot Framework
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Sikuli
5 1 (2.08%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.17%) Billing
3 2 (4.17%) French Language
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Software Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) C Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) VoIP Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Junior
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Project Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) XML
2 10 (20.83%) STL
3 6 (12.50%) FreeSWITCH
4 5 (10.42%) Drools
5 4 (8.33%) Web Services
6 3 (6.25%) 802.1X
6 3 (6.25%) FFmpeg
6 3 (6.25%) GStreamer
6 3 (6.25%) HEVC
6 3 (6.25%) HTML
6 3 (6.25%) JSON
6 3 (6.25%) Qt
6 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) SOAP
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.08%) Kafka
7 1 (2.08%) REST
7 1 (2.08%) Velocity
7 1 (2.08%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.25%) MPEG
1 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (6.25%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Unix
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.08%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
1 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Multithreaded Programming
2 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
3 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (12.50%) OO
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) SDLC
6 4 (8.33%) CRM
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (6.25%) DRM
7 3 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) C
2 20 (41.67%) C++
3 19 (39.58%) Python
4 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.50%) Perl
5 6 (12.50%) SQL
6 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.08%) ABAP
9 1 (2.08%) C#
9 1 (2.08%) Java
9 1 (2.08%) Java 8
9 1 (2.08%) Tcl
9 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.75%) CCNP
3 8 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) Degree
5 3 (6.25%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (6.25%) MCITP
5 3 (6.25%) MCSE
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) KVM
2 6 (12.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.08%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Cacti
1 5 (10.42%) Nagios
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Cisco
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
3 5 (10.42%) Fortinet
3 5 (10.42%) Juniper
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
4 3 (6.25%) Avaya
4 3 (6.25%) Meraki
5 2 (4.17%) Genesys
5 2 (4.17%) Sonus
6 1 (2.08%) BroadSoft
6 1 (2.08%) McAfee
6 1 (2.08%) NetApp
6 1 (2.08%) Polycom
6 1 (2.08%) Red Box
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas
6 1 (2.08%) Yealink