The first table below looks at the demand for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 329 323 318
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.025% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £65,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.38% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1983 2316 2247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.52% 19.39% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 2069 2000
Average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
PSTN
London

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PSTN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PSTN Salary Trend in the City of London

PSTN
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

PSTN Salary Histogram in the City of London

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (60.00%) Cisco
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) MPLS
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) VoIP
3 10 (50.00%) Lync
4 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) PBX
5 8 (40.00%) Unified Communications
6 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 7 (35.00%) H.323
6 7 (35.00%) OSPF
6 7 (35.00%) BGP
7 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (30.00%) Law
7 6 (30.00%) Mitel
7 6 (30.00%) Network Design
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) MCSE
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Siemens
7 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (50.00%) Lync
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) MPLS
3 10 (50.00%) VoIP
4 9 (45.00%) WAN
5 8 (40.00%) PBX
5 8 (40.00%) Unified Communications
6 7 (35.00%) H.323
6 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 7 (35.00%) OSPF
6 7 (35.00%) BGP
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) VPN
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
9 4 (20.00%) SAN
10 3 (15.00%) SMTP
10 3 (15.00%) ISDN
10 3 (15.00%) SMS
10 3 (15.00%) PABX
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Law
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Communications Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (25.00%) CMDB
3 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (25.00%) Change Management
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Network Management
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
3 6 (30.00%) MCTS
3 6 (30.00%) MCITP
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (30.00%) MCSE
4 5 (25.00%) CCNP
5 4 (20.00%) CCVP
6 3 (15.00%) CCIE
7 2 (10.00%) CNE
7 2 (10.00%) Novell Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Siemens
3 6 (30.00%) Mitel
3 6 (30.00%) Polycom
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Nortel
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