Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RTCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RTCP over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Real-Time Control Protocol (RTCP)
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1157 1184 1250
Rank change year-on-year +27 +66 +52
Permanent jobs citing RTCP 19 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.072% 0.031% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 9
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +29.41% - -

RTCP 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26,482 29,406 34,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.17% 16.72% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21,477 23,893 28,406
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RTCP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RTCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RTCP in the UK

RTCP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RTCP in the UK

RTCP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RTCP over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for RTCP in the UK

RTCP
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RTCP within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 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
UK excluding London +25 19 £55,000 +29.41%
England +8 18 £57,500 +27.78%
Midlands - 8 £50,000 -
South West - 8 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
East of England +13 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing RTCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RTCP.

1 19 (100.00%) RTP
2 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 16 (84.21%) VoIP
3 15 (78.95%) ISDN
4 10 (52.63%) C
4 10 (52.63%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) DHCP
5 9 (47.37%) DNS
5 9 (47.37%) Wireless
6 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 7 (36.84%) SSL
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco
7 7 (36.84%) VPN
7 7 (36.84%) CCNP
7 7 (36.84%) CCNA
7 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
7 7 (36.84%) Internet
7 7 (36.84%) OSPF
7 7 (36.84%) BGP
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco UCCE
7 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco CUCM

RTCP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) RTP
2 16 (84.21%) VoIP
3 15 (78.95%) ISDN
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) DHCP
5 9 (47.37%) DNS
5 9 (47.37%) Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) BGP
6 7 (36.84%) DMVPN
6 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
6 7 (36.84%) HSRP
6 7 (36.84%) Internet
6 7 (36.84%) OSPF
6 7 (36.84%) SSL
6 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
6 7 (36.84%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) IPv4
7 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
8 2 (10.53%) IPsec
8 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ClearCase
1 2 (10.53%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.26%) TestLink
General
1 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Senior Software Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Network Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Network Services Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Network Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Service Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
1 2 (10.53%) STL
2 1 (5.26%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (5.26%) ONVIF
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) Network Optimisation
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCNA
1 7 (36.84%) CCNP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco UCCE
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Sun