Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 663 1021 1133
Rank change year-on-year +358 +112 +51
Permanent jobs citing RTP 42 63 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.045% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 34
Median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +13.51% +15.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £76,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% - +18.75%

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 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 7,789 22,167 25,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.64% 15.68% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6,144 16,775 19,957
Median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

RTP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RTP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RTP in the UK

RTP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RTP.

Salary trend for RTP in the UK

RTP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing RTP over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for RTP in the UK

RTP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RTP within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. 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
England +342 28 £40,500 -19.00% 5
UK excluding London +313 19 £40,000 -15.79% 4
South East +215 13 £41,000 -21.90% 2
London +257 10 £80,000 +34.45% 1
North of England +181 4 £36,250 -23.68% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £36,250 -
Work from Home - 4 £46,250 -
Scotland +108 1 - -
Wales - 1 £22,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 with a requirement for RTP.

1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 22 (52.38%) WebRTC
3 20 (47.62%) VoIP
4 16 (38.10%) Python
4 16 (38.10%) Telecoms
4 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
5 15 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (33.33%) PBX
7 13 (30.95%) MySQL
7 13 (30.95%) AWS
8 12 (28.57%) DNS
9 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
10 10 (23.81%) Cisco
10 10 (23.81%) Wireshark
10 10 (23.81%) Firewall
11 9 (21.43%) Web Services
11 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (19.05%) Functional Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (19.05%) Selenium
12 8 (19.05%) Load Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Kanban
12 8 (19.05%) TypeScript
12 8 (19.05%) Appium
12 8 (19.05%) API Testing
12 8 (19.05%) QA Automation
12 8 (19.05%) WAN
12 8 (19.05%) Cisco Certification

RTP
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) AWS
2 8 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (16.67%) SaaS
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon S3
4 5 (11.90%) Route 53
5 2 (4.76%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) VoIP
2 14 (33.33%) PBX
3 12 (28.57%) DNS
4 10 (23.81%) Firewall
4 10 (23.81%) Wireshark
5 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 8 (19.05%) OSPF
6 8 (19.05%) STUN
6 8 (19.05%) WAN
7 6 (14.29%) H.323
7 6 (14.29%) Wireless
7 6 (14.29%) WLAN
8 5 (11.90%) BGP
8 5 (11.90%) DHCP
8 5 (11.90%) GSM
8 5 (11.90%) Megaco
8 5 (11.90%) MGCP
8 5 (11.90%) MPLS
8 5 (11.90%) SS7
8 5 (11.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Appium
2 8 (19.05%) JIRA
2 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 8 (19.05%) Subversion
2 8 (19.05%) Xcode
General
1 16 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
1 9 (21.43%) Test Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) QA Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) QA Automation Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) QA Test Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.14%) Head of Development
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) WebRTC
2 9 (21.43%) Web Services
3 7 (16.67%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) .NET Core
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (16.67%) CSS
3 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) HTML5
3 7 (16.67%) jQuery
3 7 (16.67%) REST
3 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (16.67%) XML
4 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.52%) PhoneGap
4 4 (9.52%) SOAP
4 4 (9.52%) WinForms
4 4 (9.52%) WPF
5 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.14%) Electron Framework
5 3 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.14%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) MPEG
4 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Solaris
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) CentOS
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
3 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) API Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Functional Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Kanban
4 8 (19.05%) Load Testing
4 8 (19.05%) QA Automation
4 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) ITIL
6 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
6 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (11.90%) Validation
7 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Defect Management
7 4 (9.52%) Product Roadmap
7 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) Python
2 8 (19.05%) TypeScript
3 7 (16.67%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.90%) C
4 5 (11.90%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) Elixir
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCNP
3 5 (11.90%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) CCVP
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
1 5 (11.90%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.90%) Terraform
2 3 (7.14%) HP ALM
2 3 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (11.90%) Verint
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) Xamarin
5 3 (7.14%) Avaya
5 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.14%) Ericsson
5 3 (7.14%) F5
5 3 (7.14%) Juniper
5 3 (7.14%) Meraki
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 3 (7.14%) Red Box
6 2 (4.76%) BT
6 2 (4.76%) Dialogic
6 2 (4.76%) Sonus
6 2 (4.76%) Speakerbus
7 1 (2.38%) Perfecto Mobile