Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sonus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sonus over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sonus Networks, Inc.

Sonus
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1133 1213 1273
Rank change year-on-year +80 +60 +43
Permanent jobs citing Sonus 55 58 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.029% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.064% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 30
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,750 £39,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -23.81% +7.69% +39.29%

Sonus is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 79264 90870 103722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.42% 44.89% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62414 73998 83453
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £74,464
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -

Sonus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sonus in the UK

Sonus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sonus in the UK

Sonus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sonus over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Sonus in the UK

Sonus
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sonus within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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 +93 52 £47,500 -9.52%
UK excluding London +81 29 £40,000 -23.81%
London +50 25 £65,000 +36.84%
North of England -3 12 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -16 12 £40,000 -11.11%
South East +70 8 £72,500 +38.10%
South West +14 4 £35,000 -
Wales +7 3 £37,500 -25.00%
East of England +18 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT jobs citing Sonus 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 Sonus.

1 35 (63.64%) Skype for Business
1 35 (63.64%) Skype
2 31 (56.36%) Unified Communications
3 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
4 26 (47.27%) Polycom
5 25 (45.45%) Cisco
6 23 (41.82%) Windows
6 23 (41.82%) Windows Server
7 22 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 21 (38.18%) Finance
9 19 (34.55%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (34.55%) ISDN
9 19 (34.55%) ITIL
9 19 (34.55%) Office 365
10 18 (32.73%) BroadSoft
10 18 (32.73%) VoIP
10 18 (32.73%) Time Management
11 16 (29.09%) Linux
12 15 (27.27%) User Experience
12 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
12 15 (27.27%) Virtual Team
12 15 (27.27%) Handset
13 14 (25.45%) Oracle
14 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
15 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
15 11 (20.00%) GENBAND
16 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (16.36%) VoWiFi
17 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
17 9 (16.36%) Unix

Sonus
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 35 (63.64%) Skype for Business
2 22 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.45%) Confluence
3 3 (5.45%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (34.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (63.64%) Skype
2 31 (56.36%) Unified Communications
3 19 (34.55%) ISDN
4 18 (32.73%) VoIP
5 9 (16.36%) VoWiFi
6 8 (14.55%) DNS
6 8 (14.55%) PBX
6 8 (14.55%) Softswitch
6 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.73%) Firewall
8 6 (10.91%) DHCP
9 5 (9.09%) IP Telephony
10 4 (7.27%) LAN
10 4 (7.27%) MPLS
10 4 (7.27%) WAN
11 3 (5.45%) Intelligent Network
11 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
11 3 (5.45%) ISUP
11 3 (5.45%) SAN
11 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (38.18%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.09%) Law
4 3 (5.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Lync Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) VoIP Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Communications Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Communications Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Lync Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Network Security Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Switch Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Network Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) FreeSWITCH
2 3 (5.45%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (27.27%) Handset
2 15 (27.27%) User Experience
2 15 (27.27%) Virtual Team
3 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.45%) Wiki
6 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
1 23 (41.82%) Windows Server
2 16 (29.09%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Unix
4 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.45%) CentOS
6 3 (5.45%) Debian
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
2 18 (32.73%) Time Management
3 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (9.09%) Open Source
6 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.64%) Information Security
9 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.82%) Change Control
9 1 (1.82%) Information Security Management
9 1 (1.82%) ISMS
9 1 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.82%) Project Management
9 1 (1.82%) Security Management
9 1 (1.82%) Workflow
9 1 (1.82%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.82%) Perl
2 1 (1.82%) PHP
2 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) MCITP
1 3 (5.45%) MCSA
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) CCNA
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.82%) CCIE
3 1 (1.82%) CCNP
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) UAG
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.82%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Microsoft
2 26 (47.27%) Polycom
3 25 (45.45%) Cisco
4 18 (32.73%) BroadSoft
5 14 (25.45%) Oracle
6 11 (20.00%) GENBAND
7 8 (14.55%) VMware
8 7 (12.73%) Ericsson
9 5 (9.09%) Acme Packet
9 5 (9.09%) Avaya
10 4 (7.27%) Riverbed
11 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.45%) Dell
11 3 (5.45%) EqualLogic
11 3 (5.45%) HP
11 3 (5.45%) IBM
11 3 (5.45%) NetApp
11 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.45%) Yealink
12 2 (3.64%) EMC