The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 219 219 227
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.15% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.50% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £65,000 £43,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.42% +35.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
PSTN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1366 1602 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 29.41% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1042 1100
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PSTN across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PSTN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PSTN across the Berkshire region.

PSTN Salary Trend in Berkshire

PSTN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 3 - -
PSTN
South East

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PSTN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PSTN.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco IPT
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) IP Telephony
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (63.64%) Unified Communications
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (54.55%) Lync
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco ICM
5 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (54.55%) CTI
5 6 (54.55%) MGCP
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco IPCC
5 6 (54.55%) IVR
5 6 (54.55%) PBX
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) SCCP
5 6 (54.55%) H.323
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (36.36%) VXML
7 4 (36.36%) Polycom
7 4 (36.36%) CCNP
7 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
8 3 (27.27%) WFM

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PSTN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PSTN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (63.64%) IP Telephony
2 7 (63.64%) Unified Communications
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ICM
3 6 (54.55%) CTI
3 6 (54.55%) H.323
3 6 (54.55%) MGCP
3 6 (54.55%) PBX
3 6 (54.55%) SCCP
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
5 1 (9.09%) ADSL
5 1 (9.09%) ATM
5 1 (9.09%) CDMA
5 1 (9.09%) GPRS
5 1 (9.09%) GSM
5 1 (9.09%) ISDN
5 1 (9.09%) UMTS
5 1 (9.09%) WCDMA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 6 (54.55%) IVR
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
1 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Logistics
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) WFM
4 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) CCVP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco IPCC
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Polycom
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) Draytek
4 1 (9.09%) Sybase
4 1 (9.09%) ZyXEL