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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 814 869 774
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -95
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 36 34 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.031% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.18% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 68
Average salary £46,250 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-24.76% +40.00%
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
17732 19224 19683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.80% 17.42% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14274 15455 16016
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +27 16 £50,000 -11.11% 1
London +23 10 £52,500 -19.23% 3
South West -1 5 - -
East Midlands +10 3 £44,500 +23.61%
North West 0 1 £32,500 +10.16% 1
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 - 1
PSTN
UK

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 28 (43.75%) Windows
1 28 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
3 21 (32.81%) Cisco
3 21 (32.81%) ISDN
3 21 (32.81%) VoIP
3 21 (32.81%) MPLS
4 20 (31.25%) DNS
5 17 (26.56%) Ethernet
6 16 (25.00%) DHCP
7 15 (23.44%) LAN
8 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 14 (21.88%) VMware
9 13 (20.31%) VPN
9 13 (20.31%) Firewall
9 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
10 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (18.75%) GSM
10 12 (18.75%) WAN
11 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
11 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
11 11 (17.19%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (17.19%) Service Management
11 11 (17.19%) DOCSIS
11 11 (17.19%) DSLAM
11 11 (17.19%) Network Design
11 11 (17.19%) xDSL
11 11 (17.19%) Product Management
12 10 (15.63%) Marketing
12 10 (15.63%) SAN

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (7.81%) Lync
1 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.56%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Office
2 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) ISDN
1 21 (32.81%) VoIP
1 21 (32.81%) MPLS
2 20 (31.25%) DNS
3 17 (26.56%) Ethernet
4 16 (25.00%) DHCP
5 15 (23.44%) LAN
6 13 (20.31%) VPN
6 13 (20.31%) Firewall
7 12 (18.75%) GSM
7 12 (18.75%) WAN
8 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
8 11 (17.19%) DOCSIS
8 11 (17.19%) DSLAM
8 11 (17.19%) xDSL
9 10 (15.63%) SAN
9 10 (15.63%) GPRS
10 9 (14.06%) PBX
11 8 (12.50%) RTP
12 6 (9.38%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) OpenSTA
General
1 28 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.63%) Marketing
3 8 (12.50%) Finance
4 5 (7.81%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Banking
6 2 (3.13%) Advertising
7 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
1 11 (17.19%) Product Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Technical Support
3 8 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.81%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.69%) Avaya Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Telephony Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) COM
2 1 (1.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Smartphone
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) BYOD
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
3 10 (15.63%) Linux
4 9 (14.06%) Windows XP
5 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (9.38%) Ubuntu
8 5 (7.81%) UNIX
9 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000
9 4 (6.25%) Windows NT
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Service Management
1 11 (17.19%) Network Design
1 11 (17.19%) Product Management
2 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
2 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.25%) Project Management
4 3 (4.69%) WFM
4 3 (4.69%) CRM
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL
4 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.13%) Use Case
5 2 (3.13%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.13%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.56%) Time Management
6 1 (1.56%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.38%) SQL
3 5 (7.81%) VB
4 3 (4.69%) C
5 1 (1.56%) R
5 1 (1.56%) Lua
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.63%) CCNP
3 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 7 (10.94%) CCNA
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.69%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (3.13%) MCP
7 2 (3.13%) MCSE
7 2 (3.13%) MCSA
7 2 (3.13%) MCITP
8 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.13%) DameWare
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco
2 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Avaya
4 6 (9.38%) BT
4 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.81%) Huawei
5 5 (7.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 5 (7.81%) Ericsson
5 5 (7.81%) Nokia
5 5 (7.81%) HP
5 5 (7.81%) Dell
5 5 (7.81%) EMC
6 4 (6.25%) Sybase
7 3 (4.69%) Verint
8 2 (3.13%) Mitel
8 2 (3.13%) Apple
8 2 (3.13%) Altiris
8 2 (3.13%) Polycom
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wickford
Blue Town Online
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 27 days ago