The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 832 806 848
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +42
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 19 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.046% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 38
Average salary £41,250 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.26% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £71,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
PSTN
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
17809 16800 20822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.34% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14558 13262 17410
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in England

PSTN
Salary Trend in England

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

PSTN Salary Trend in England

PSTN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PSTN Salary Histogram in England

PSTN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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 -31 9 £40,500 -19.00% 2
London -8 7 £40,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire -7 1 £21,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £67,500 - 1
PSTN
UK

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 25 (45.45%) VoIP
2 23 (41.82%) Windows
3 20 (36.36%) ISDN
3 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 17 (30.91%) Cisco
5 13 (23.64%) DNS
5 13 (23.64%) SQL
6 12 (21.82%) PBX
6 12 (21.82%) GPRS
6 12 (21.82%) Wireless
6 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
6 12 (21.82%) Lync
7 11 (20.00%) Marketing
7 11 (20.00%) ISUP
7 11 (20.00%) GSM
7 11 (20.00%) CDMA
7 11 (20.00%) 3GPP
7 11 (20.00%) UMTS
7 11 (20.00%) WCDMA
7 11 (20.00%) UNIX
7 11 (20.00%) ATM
8 10 (18.18%) Windows NT
8 10 (18.18%) Windows 2000
8 10 (18.18%) Sybase
8 10 (18.18%) Megaco
9 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
10 8 (14.55%) Linux
11 7 (12.73%) DHCP
11 7 (12.73%) Ethernet

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 12 (21.82%) Lync
2 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (45.45%) VoIP
2 20 (36.36%) ISDN
3 13 (23.64%) DNS
4 12 (21.82%) GPRS
4 12 (21.82%) PBX
4 12 (21.82%) Wireless
5 11 (20.00%) ISUP
5 11 (20.00%) 3GPP
5 11 (20.00%) UMTS
5 11 (20.00%) WCDMA
5 11 (20.00%) GSM
5 11 (20.00%) ATM
5 11 (20.00%) CDMA
6 10 (18.18%) Megaco
7 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
8 7 (12.73%) RTP
8 7 (12.73%) DHCP
8 7 (12.73%) Ethernet
8 7 (12.73%) IP Telephony
9 6 (10.91%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (21.82%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (7.27%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Core Network Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 5 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Telephony Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) CS Core Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Provisioning Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Servlets
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) XMPP
2 1 (1.82%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) EPoS
3 1 (1.82%) Handset
3 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) UNIX
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 2000
3 10 (18.18%) Windows NT
4 8 (14.55%) Linux
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) SUSE
8 1 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.73%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Change Management
2 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (10.91%) Migration
2 6 (10.91%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (9.09%) Scrum
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.64%) Time Management
7 1 (1.82%) Product Management
7 1 (1.82%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) High Availability
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) Network Design
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) C
2 4 (7.27%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) Perl
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) C++
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.73%) CCNA
3 6 (10.91%) CCVP
3 6 (10.91%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) MCTS
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
5 2 (3.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.82%) Kamailio
3 1 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) Cacti
4 1 (1.82%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.91%) Cisco
3 10 (18.18%) Sybase
4 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) Mitel
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) Avaya
5 3 (5.45%) Acme Packet
6 2 (3.64%) Sonus
6 2 (3.64%) BroadSoft
6 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix
6 2 (3.64%) Polycom
7 1 (1.82%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) CA
7 1 (1.82%) Motorola
7 1 (1.82%) Siemens
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
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