The first table below looks at the demand for DPNSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DPNSS over the 3 months to 18 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 884 818 888
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +70
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 18 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.037% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.093% 0.18% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 6
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,680 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £39,700 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.91% -11.77%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19370 20855 21221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.14% 20.04% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15386 16913 17844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DPNSS
UK

DPNSS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DPNSS Jobs Demand Trend in England

DPNSS
Salary Trend in England

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

DPNSS Salary Trend in England

DPNSS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DPNSS within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
East of England -5 10 £35,000 +70.73%
South East - 8 £30,500 -
DPNSS
UK

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing DPNSS 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 DPNSS.

1 26 (76.47%) VoIP
2 24 (70.59%) Telecoms
3 23 (67.65%) Q.931
4 22 (64.71%) H.323
5 21 (61.76%) Cisco
6 16 (47.06%) PBX
6 16 (47.06%) Nortel
7 15 (44.12%) ISDN
8 13 (38.24%) CTI
8 13 (38.24%) Verint
9 10 (29.41%) IP Telephony
9 10 (29.41%) Avaya
9 10 (29.41%) BT
9 10 (29.41%) LAN
9 10 (29.41%) WAN
10 9 (26.47%) PSTN
10 9 (26.47%) QSIG
10 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) CMS
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco ICM
11 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) Aastra
11 8 (23.53%) Sonus
11 8 (23.53%) MD110
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (23.53%) Ericsson
11 8 (23.53%) SDH
11 8 (23.53%) CCNA
12 7 (20.59%) Firewall
13 6 (17.65%) Incident Management

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing DPNSS 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 DPNSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) VoIP
2 23 (67.65%) Q.931
3 22 (64.71%) H.323
4 16 (47.06%) PBX
5 15 (44.12%) ISDN
6 13 (38.24%) CTI
7 10 (29.41%) IP Telephony
7 10 (29.41%) LAN
7 10 (29.41%) WAN
8 9 (26.47%) PSTN
8 9 (26.47%) QSIG
8 9 (26.47%) Cisco ICM
9 8 (23.53%) MD110
9 8 (23.53%) SDH
10 7 (20.59%) Firewall
11 4 (11.76%) RTP
11 4 (11.76%) Internet
11 4 (11.76%) VPN
12 3 (8.82%) TETRA
12 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
General
1 24 (70.59%) Telecoms
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Telecoms Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) VoIP Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Voice Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.88%) Network Operations Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Network Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Manager
6 2 (5.88%) NOC Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) JTAPI
1 4 (11.76%) VXML
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
1 4 (11.76%) XML
1 4 (11.76%) CCXML
1 4 (11.76%) TAPI
2 3 (8.82%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (8.82%) Java EE
2 3 (8.82%) EJB
3 1 (2.94%) Ajax
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) PKI
1 4 (11.76%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
1 6 (17.65%) Service Management
2 4 (11.76%) Process Management
2 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.76%) CRM
3 3 (8.82%) Workflow
3 3 (8.82%) SOA
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (23.53%) CCNA
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco
2 16 (47.06%) Nortel
3 13 (38.24%) Verint
4 10 (29.41%) Avaya
4 10 (29.41%) BT
5 8 (23.53%) Aastra
5 8 (23.53%) Sonus
5 8 (23.53%) Ericsson
6 4 (11.76%) Genesys
7 3 (8.82%) Siemens
8 1 (2.94%) VMware
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Dell