The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Softphone skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Softphone over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Soft Phone
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 897 -
Rank change year-on-year +57 -  
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 4 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.021% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.031% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Median salary £82,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -  
UK excluding London median salary - £49,250 -

Softphone is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12915 17124 18587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.10% 17.49% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10570 14299 14934
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Softphone
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Softphone as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Softphone in England

Softphone
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Softphone in England

Softphone
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Softphone within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +59 2 - -
London +54 2 £82,500 +57.14%
Softphone
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Softphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Softphone.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan

Softphone
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) H.323
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCIE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Genesys
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware