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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 916 967
Rank change year-on-year +80 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Sonus 29 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.033% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.072% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 16
Median salary £61,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.04% +5.00%  

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 37995 47291 52028
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.17% 45.58% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30536 38626 41595
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Sonus
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Sonus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Sonus in the UK

Sonus
Top 14 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 3 months to 27 April 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
England +88 28 £62,500 +19.04% 3
London +79 17 £65,000 +26.82% 3
South East +62 5 £75,000 +42.85%
Berkshire +34 5 £75,000 +42.85%
Reading - 5 £75,000 -
North West -19 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Manchester -27 4 £40,000 -11.11%
East of England +18 2 - -
Hertfordshire +15 2 - -
City of London - 2 £60,000 - 1
St Albans - 2 - -
Wales +3 1 £28,500 -43.00%
South Wales - 1 £28,500 -
Newport - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 38 (82.61%) Skype for Business
1 38 (82.61%) Skype
2 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (58.70%) Unified Communications
4 26 (56.52%) Polycom
4 26 (56.52%) Cisco
5 24 (52.17%) Finance
5 24 (52.17%) ITIL
5 24 (52.17%) Time Management
6 22 (47.83%) MS Exchange
7 20 (43.48%) ISDN
8 19 (41.30%) Office 365
9 18 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
10 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
10 17 (36.96%) User Experience
10 17 (36.96%) Virtual Team
11 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
11 16 (34.78%) Windows
12 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
14 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
14 7 (15.22%) Linux
14 7 (15.22%) Oracle
14 7 (15.22%) VoIP
14 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
14 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
14 7 (15.22%) BroadSoft
15 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
15 6 (13.04%) Multimedia
15 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008

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 38 (82.61%) Skype for Business
2 22 (47.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (82.61%) Skype
2 27 (58.70%) Unified Communications
3 20 (43.48%) ISDN
4 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.22%) VoIP
5 6 (13.04%) DNS
6 5 (10.87%) Softswitch
7 4 (8.70%) DHCP
7 4 (8.70%) Firewall
7 4 (8.70%) LAN
7 4 (8.70%) MPLS
7 4 (8.70%) VoWiFi
7 4 (8.70%) WAN
8 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
8 3 (6.52%) PBX
8 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (4.35%) Network Security
9 2 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (52.17%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.04%) Multimedia
4 5 (10.87%) Law
5 4 (8.70%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Lync Engineer
2 20 (43.48%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) VoIP Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Business Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Lync Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Network Security Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.17%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (36.96%) User Experience
2 17 (36.96%) Virtual Team
3 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.87%) Handset
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
1 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Unix
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) CentOS
7 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) ITIL
1 24 (52.17%) Time Management
2 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
3 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.70%) Open Source
4 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Change Control
6 1 (2.17%) Coaching
6 1 (2.17%) Information Security
6 1 (2.17%) IT Strategy
6 1 (2.17%) People Management
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.17%) Perl
1 1 (2.17%) PHP
1 1 (2.17%) Python
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) CCNP
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCIE
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) UAG
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) Cisco
2 26 (56.52%) Polycom
3 7 (15.22%) BroadSoft
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle
4 6 (13.04%) ServiceNow
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) Zeacom
5 5 (10.87%) Avaya
6 4 (8.70%) Ericsson
6 4 (8.70%) GENBAND
6 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.52%) Acme Packet
7 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.52%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) EMC
8 2 (4.35%) Mitel
8 2 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (4.35%) Nortel
8 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds