The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 851 841 868
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 28 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.16% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 10
Average salary £37,250 £57,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.64% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £37,500 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £57,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £57,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-38.59% +103.57%
DPNSS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19341 17194 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.13% 17.37% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15385 14041 17224
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DPNSS across the England region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

DPNSS Salary Histogram 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 2 October 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
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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
South East +4 18 £36,000 -36.84%
London -29 5 £51,000 +33.33%
South West - 3 £47,500 -
East of England - 2 £22,500 -
DPNSS
UK

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 48 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 36 (63.16%) Cisco
3 34 (59.65%) CCNA
3 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (59.65%) ISDN
4 32 (56.14%) SDH
4 32 (56.14%) Ericsson
4 32 (56.14%) MD110
4 32 (56.14%) Aastra
4 32 (56.14%) Sonus
5 28 (49.12%) VoIP
6 27 (47.37%) Service Management
6 27 (47.37%) Incident Management
7 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
8 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
9 20 (35.09%) Firewall
9 20 (35.09%) PBX
10 19 (33.33%) H.323
11 18 (31.58%) Q.931
12 15 (26.32%) Internet
12 15 (26.32%) MPLS
12 15 (26.32%) OSPF
12 15 (26.32%) RTP
12 15 (26.32%) Juniper
13 13 (22.81%) Softswitch
14 6 (10.53%) IVR
14 6 (10.53%) Siemens
15 5 (8.77%) Avaya
15 5 (8.77%) Nortel
15 5 (8.77%) Oracle

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 2 (3.51%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (59.65%) ISDN
2 32 (56.14%) SDH
2 32 (56.14%) MD110
3 28 (49.12%) VoIP
4 20 (35.09%) PBX
4 20 (35.09%) Firewall
5 19 (33.33%) H.323
6 18 (31.58%) Q.931
7 15 (26.32%) RTP
7 15 (26.32%) Internet
7 15 (26.32%) MPLS
7 15 (26.32%) OSPF
8 13 (22.81%) Softswitch
9 4 (7.02%) Unified Communications
10 3 (5.26%) DASS2
10 3 (5.26%) DHCP
11 2 (3.51%) RIP
11 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.51%) VPN
11 2 (3.51%) DNS
General
1 48 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Voice Engineer
2 7 (12.28%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Incident Manager
4 4 (7.02%) NOC Manager
5 3 (5.26%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Voice Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.51%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Network Technician
6 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Project Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Data Network Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) SOAP
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
1 2 (3.51%) XML
1 2 (3.51%) VXML
1 2 (3.51%) JTAPI
1 2 (3.51%) Java EE
1 2 (3.51%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (3.51%) TAPI
1 2 (3.51%) CCXML
1 2 (3.51%) EJB
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) IVR
2 2 (3.51%) PKI
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Service Management
1 27 (47.37%) Incident Management
2 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.02%) Network Management
4 2 (3.51%) Time Management
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL
4 2 (3.51%) CRM
4 2 (3.51%) SOA
4 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.51%) WFM
4 2 (3.51%) Process Management
4 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.75%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (59.65%) CCNA
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) HND
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Cisco
2 32 (56.14%) Ericsson
2 32 (56.14%) Aastra
2 32 (56.14%) Sonus
3 15 (26.32%) Juniper
4 6 (10.53%) Siemens
5 5 (8.77%) Nortel
5 5 (8.77%) Avaya
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle
5 5 (8.77%) Acme Packet
6 2 (3.51%) Nokia
6 2 (3.51%) Verint
6 2 (3.51%) Genesys
6 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.51%) BT
7 1 (1.75%) Mitel