The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 202 205 222
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.14% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 0.53% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,100 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £41,774 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.40% -7.16%
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
1070 1326 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.16% 26.54% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 818 892 953
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing PSTN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

PSTN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

PSTN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +17 8 £51,250 -
Bracknell -3 2 £25,500 +30.76%
Maidenhead -10 1 £65,000 +10.63%
PSTN
South East

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing PSTN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) ISDN
3 16 (61.54%) 3GPP
3 16 (61.54%) UMTS
3 16 (61.54%) WCDMA
3 16 (61.54%) ATM
3 16 (61.54%) CDMA
3 16 (61.54%) GPRS
3 16 (61.54%) GSM
3 16 (61.54%) Degree
4 15 (57.69%) Unix
4 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 15 (57.69%) Windows 2000
4 15 (57.69%) Sybase
4 15 (57.69%) Windows NT
5 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 12 (46.15%) VoLTE
6 12 (46.15%) GGSN
6 12 (46.15%) SGSN
6 12 (46.15%) Presales
6 12 (46.15%) VoWiFi
7 11 (42.31%) Cisco
8 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
9 8 (30.77%) Huawei
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (26.92%) ITIL
11 6 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (23.08%) Polycom
11 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
11 6 (23.08%) Unified Communications

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) ISDN
2 16 (61.54%) 3GPP
2 16 (61.54%) ATM
2 16 (61.54%) CDMA
2 16 (61.54%) GPRS
2 16 (61.54%) GSM
2 16 (61.54%) UMTS
2 16 (61.54%) WCDMA
3 12 (46.15%) GGSN
3 12 (46.15%) SGSN
3 12 (46.15%) VoLTE
3 12 (46.15%) VoWiFi
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (23.08%) PBX
4 6 (23.08%) Unified Communications
5 5 (19.23%) IP Telephony
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco ICM
6 4 (15.38%) CTI
6 4 (15.38%) MGCP
6 4 (15.38%) SCCP
General
1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Billing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Core Network Engineer
1 15 (57.69%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) VoLTE Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 4G Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Presales Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Presales Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Project Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) IVR
2 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Handset
3 2 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Unix
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
1 15 (57.69%) Windows 2000
1 15 (57.69%) Windows NT
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Presales
2 10 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 4 (15.38%) Logistics
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Email Filtering
6 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) WFM
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) PHP
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (19.23%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Sybase
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco
4 8 (30.77%) Huawei
5 6 (23.08%) Polycom
6 2 (7.69%) Acme Packet
6 2 (7.69%) BroadSoft
6 2 (7.69%) BT
6 2 (7.69%) Draytek
6 2 (7.69%) Openreach
6 2 (7.69%) Sonus
6 2 (7.69%) Virgin Media
6 2 (7.69%) ZyXEL
7 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
7 1 (3.85%) Nokia
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) Samsung