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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Soft Phone
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 900 936
Rank change year-on-year +40 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Softphone 5 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 18
Median salary £48,750 £28,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.10% -56.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,125 £26,000 £62,125
10% offered a salary of more than £63,375 £68,125 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -26.31% -26.92%  

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 13674 15681 17859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.37% 16.97% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34087 39672 43359
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Softphone
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Softphone in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 28 June 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
Midlands +15 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
South East +42 1 - -
London +30 1 £62,500 +140.38%
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Softphone
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Patch Management

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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Zimbra
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) PBX
5 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (11.11%) H.323
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) MobileIron
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Genesys
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Open-E
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas