The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 838 877 919
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +42
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 46 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.046% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 40
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,490 £20,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,550 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £42,049 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.84% +21.87%
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
15419 16960 19833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.82% 16.88% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12863 14128 15797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PSTN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

PSTN Salary Histogram in England

PSTN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +32 16 £60,000 +77.77%
London +41 14 £33,000 -38.31% 1
North West +16 11 £32,500 -22.70% 3
South West -4 4 £70,000 +42.85%
West Midlands -5 3 £27,500 +10.00%
East of England - 2 £62,500 -
PSTN
UK

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing PSTN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 40 (44.94%) Telecoms
2 36 (40.45%) ADSL
3 35 (39.33%) Cisco
4 34 (38.20%) VoIP
5 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
6 29 (32.58%) ISDN
7 27 (30.34%) Windows
7 27 (30.34%) DNS
7 27 (30.34%) WAN
7 27 (30.34%) Firewall
8 26 (29.21%) LAN
9 25 (28.09%) ITIL
10 24 (26.97%) MPLS
11 23 (25.84%) 4G
12 22 (24.72%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (22.47%) Linux
14 19 (21.35%) 3G
14 19 (21.35%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (21.35%) Degree
15 18 (20.22%) Broadband
16 17 (19.10%) PBX
16 17 (19.10%) SMTP
16 17 (19.10%) Ethernet
16 17 (19.10%) Skype for Business
17 16 (17.98%) CCNA
17 16 (17.98%) Service Delivery
17 16 (17.98%) Internet
18 15 (16.85%) HP
19 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
19 14 (15.73%) Unified Communications

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (19.10%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.99%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.45%) ADSL
2 34 (38.20%) VoIP
3 29 (32.58%) ISDN
4 27 (30.34%) DNS
4 27 (30.34%) Firewall
4 27 (30.34%) WAN
5 26 (29.21%) LAN
6 24 (26.97%) MPLS
7 23 (25.84%) 4G
8 19 (21.35%) 3G
8 19 (21.35%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (20.22%) Broadband
10 17 (19.10%) Ethernet
10 17 (19.10%) PBX
10 17 (19.10%) SMTP
11 16 (17.98%) Internet
12 14 (15.73%) LTE
12 14 (15.73%) Unified Communications
13 13 (14.61%) DHCP
13 13 (14.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) Big Data
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 40 (44.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 4 (4.49%) Electronics
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Advertising
4 2 (2.25%) Back Office
4 2 (2.25%) Billing
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.35%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Technical Operations Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Technical Support
6 7 (7.87%) Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Network Support
6 7 (7.87%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Business Consultant
8 5 (5.62%) Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Network Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Network Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) 802.1X
1 4 (4.49%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Handset
2 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.24%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.74%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.49%) IVR
5 4 (4.49%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.37%) CMDB
6 3 (3.37%) Cybercrime
6 3 (3.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.25%) EPoS
7 2 (2.25%) iPad
7 2 (2.25%) PKI
7 2 (2.25%) Statistics
8 1 (1.12%) Life Science
8 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.34%) Windows
2 20 (22.47%) Linux
3 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.36%) Windows Server
5 8 (8.99%) Android
5 8 (8.99%) Mac OS
5 8 (8.99%) Windows 7
6 7 (7.87%) Unix
7 5 (5.62%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.62%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.49%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.49%) Windows NT
9 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) ITIL
2 16 (17.98%) Service Delivery
3 14 (15.73%) Presales
4 12 (13.48%) Network Design
5 10 (11.24%) Time Management
6 9 (10.11%) Project Management
7 8 (8.99%) B2B
7 8 (8.99%) CRM
7 8 (8.99%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.87%) MODAF
8 7 (7.87%) TOGAF
8 7 (7.87%) UML
9 6 (6.74%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (5.62%) Logistics
10 5 (5.62%) Service Management
10 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.49%) Change Management
11 4 (4.49%) Cisco ICM Scripting
11 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.37%) SQL
3 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.12%) Perl
3 1 (1.12%) PHP
3 1 (1.12%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (24.72%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (21.35%) Degree
3 16 (17.98%) CCNA
4 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
5 10 (11.24%) DV Cleared
6 9 (10.11%) CCNP
7 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (7.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (6.74%) MCSA
10 5 (5.62%) CCNP Voice
10 5 (5.62%) MCSE
11 3 (3.37%) MCITP
12 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) Squid
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) KVM
4 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (7.87%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (5.62%) Cisco IPCC
2 5 (5.62%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (4.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Cisco
2 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
3 15 (16.85%) HP
4 12 (13.48%) Sonus
5 10 (11.24%) Openreach
5 10 (11.24%) VMware
6 9 (10.11%) Mitel
7 6 (6.74%) Juniper
7 6 (6.74%) Polycom
8 5 (5.62%) Sybase
9 4 (4.49%) Avaya
9 4 (4.49%) BT
9 4 (4.49%) Citrix
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle
10 3 (3.37%) Dell
10 3 (3.37%) EMC
10 3 (3.37%) Ericsson
10 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.37%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.25%) Draytek
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