Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VoLTE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VoLTE over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VoLTE (Voice Over LTE)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1189 1255
Rank change year-on-year +31 +66 -36
Permanent jobs citing VoLTE 31 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 26
UK median annual salary £55,000 £85,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +25.93% +42.11%
10th Percentile £30,250 £66,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £132,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £92,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -40.54% +32.14% +55.56%

VoLTE 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 28198 32234 36127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.98% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22825 26351 29897
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoLTE
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VoLTE in the UK

VoLTE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VoLTE in the UK

VoLTE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoLTE over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VoLTE in the UK

VoLTE
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoLTE within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 +22 31 £55,000 -35.29% 1
UK excluding London +27 23 £55,000 -40.54% 1
South East +18 22 £55,000 -40.54% 1
London +10 8 £62,500 -26.47%
South West +8 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing VoLTE 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 VoLTE.

1 30 (96.77%) Telecoms
2 18 (58.06%) Network Design
3 17 (54.84%) Radio Access Network
4 15 (48.39%) Android
5 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
5 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
5 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (45.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (45.16%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (45.16%) Smartphone
5 14 (45.16%) SS7
5 14 (45.16%) Unix
5 14 (45.16%) Linux
5 14 (45.16%) C
5 14 (45.16%) Ethernet
5 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
6 10 (32.26%) 4G
7 9 (29.03%) Product Management
8 7 (22.58%) 3G
8 7 (22.58%) 2G
8 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (22.58%) Validation
9 5 (16.13%) VoIP
9 5 (16.13%) Marketing
9 5 (16.13%) Presales
9 5 (16.13%) 5G
10 4 (12.90%) LTE
10 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Billing
11 3 (9.68%) QA

VoLTE
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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Radio Access Network
2 14 (45.16%) Ethernet
2 14 (45.16%) SS7
3 10 (32.26%) 4G
4 7 (22.58%) 2G
4 7 (22.58%) 3G
4 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (16.13%) 5G
5 5 (16.13%) VoIP
6 4 (12.90%) LTE
7 3 (9.68%) GPRS
7 3 (9.68%) GSM
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
7 3 (9.68%) UMTS
7 3 (9.68%) VoWiFi
8 2 (6.45%) 3GPP
8 2 (6.45%) SMTP
8 2 (6.45%) Value-Added Service
8 2 (6.45%) Wireless
9 1 (3.23%) PSTN
General
1 30 (96.77%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Billing
4 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) RAN Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Core Network Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) IP Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) IP Network Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) VoLTE Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Product Manager
4 7 (22.58%) Mobile Product Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Product Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Graduate
6 3 (9.68%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) Junior RAN Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Field Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Project Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
1 14 (45.16%) Smartphone
2 3 (9.68%) Internet of Things
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Handset
4 1 (3.23%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Android
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Network Design
2 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (45.16%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (45.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (29.03%) Product Management
4 7 (22.58%) Validation
5 5 (16.13%) Presales
6 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) B2B
7 3 (9.68%) Network Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Pricing Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) Product Marketing
8 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (3.23%) Marketing Intelligence
9 1 (3.23%) Monetization
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco
1 1 (3.23%) Juniper