The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
England / South West
Rank 229 246 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing IVR 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.040% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00%  

IVR is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1717 2269 1962
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.09% 38.65% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1724 1543
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IVR
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing IVR as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for IVR in the South West

IVR
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IVR in the South West.

Salary trend for IVR in the South West

IVR
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bristol - 2 - -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing IVR 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 South West region with a requirement for IVR.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Handset
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) IPv6
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Verint
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) WebEx
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) XMPP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) IPv6
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) WebEx
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) H.323
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) MGCP
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) OpenScape
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Site Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Handset
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Verint
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) BT
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) Siemens
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) VMware