The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank - 234 279
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.074% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
PSTN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1594 1354 1811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.54% 19.92% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 966 1476
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PSTN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PSTN Salary Trend in the East of England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) 802.11
3 2 (33.33%) RTP
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) xDSL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) RIP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) 802.11
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) RTP
2 2 (33.33%) xDSL
3 1 (16.67%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) RIP
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) VMware