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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 842 920 941
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +21
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 45 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 36
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £24,400 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £59,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £33,750 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
15627 17912 19820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.12% 17.33% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13102 14682 15948
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,405 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +43 21 £42,500 -8.10%
London +54 8 £43,500 -17.14% 1
North West - 5 £29,500 - 1
East of England - 5 £62,500 -
West Midlands -4 4 £27,500 +10.00%
East Midlands - 2 £36,500 -
PSTN
UK

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 51 (48.11%) Cisco
2 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 45 (42.45%) Windows
4 42 (39.62%) ISDN
5 41 (38.68%) Telecoms
6 36 (33.96%) VoIP
7 32 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (28.30%) ITIL
9 27 (25.47%) Presales
10 26 (24.53%) Skype for Business
10 26 (24.53%) Firewall
11 25 (23.58%) Linux
12 24 (22.64%) PBX
12 24 (22.64%) ADSL
13 23 (21.70%) GPRS
13 23 (21.70%) GSM
13 23 (21.70%) WAN
13 23 (21.70%) DNS
13 23 (21.70%) Degree
14 22 (20.75%) Finance
14 22 (20.75%) Service Delivery
15 21 (19.81%) 3G
16 20 (18.87%) Unix
16 20 (18.87%) 4G
17 18 (16.98%) LAN
17 18 (16.98%) CCNP
18 17 (16.04%) HP
18 17 (16.04%) TCP/IP
18 17 (16.04%) Cisco IPT
18 17 (16.04%) Skype

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 26 (24.53%) Skype for Business
2 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Office 365
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (39.62%) ISDN
2 36 (33.96%) VoIP
3 26 (24.53%) Firewall
4 24 (22.64%) ADSL
4 24 (22.64%) PBX
5 23 (21.70%) DNS
5 23 (21.70%) GPRS
5 23 (21.70%) GSM
5 23 (21.70%) WAN
6 21 (19.81%) 3G
7 20 (18.87%) 4G
8 18 (16.98%) LAN
9 17 (16.04%) Cisco IPT
9 17 (16.04%) Skype
9 17 (16.04%) TCP/IP
10 16 (15.09%) 3GPP
10 16 (15.09%) ATM
10 16 (15.09%) UMTS
10 16 (15.09%) WCDMA
10 16 (15.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.83%) Big Data
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 41 (38.68%) Telecoms
2 22 (20.75%) Finance
3 9 (8.49%) Banking
4 7 (6.60%) Billing
4 7 (6.60%) Electronics
5 3 (2.83%) Advertising
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.89%) Back Office
6 2 (1.89%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (35.85%) Network Engineer
2 24 (22.64%) Support Engineer
3 17 (16.04%) Network Support
3 17 (16.04%) Network Support Engineer
4 16 (15.09%) Analyst
5 15 (14.15%) Core Network Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Voice Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) Consultant
6 11 (10.38%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (10.38%) Voice Network Engineer
7 10 (9.43%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (9.43%) Technical Operations Analyst
8 9 (8.49%) Voice Support Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Technical Support
10 7 (6.60%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) VoLTE Engineer
11 6 (5.66%) Architect
11 6 (5.66%) Business Consultant
11 6 (5.66%) Technical Support Engineer
12 5 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) VXML
2 3 (2.83%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (10.38%) Driving Licence
1 11 (10.38%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (9.43%) Handset
3 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) Cybercrime
3 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.77%) IVR
3 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.83%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.83%) CMDB
5 2 (1.89%) EPoS
5 2 (1.89%) Fintech
5 2 (1.89%) iPad
5 2 (1.89%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.89%) Statistics
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (42.45%) Windows
2 25 (23.58%) Linux
3 20 (18.87%) Unix
4 15 (14.15%) Windows 2000
4 15 (14.15%) Windows NT
5 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
7 10 (9.43%) Android
7 10 (9.43%) Mac OS
7 10 (9.43%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.72%) Windows 10
9 5 (4.72%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) ITIL
2 27 (25.47%) Presales
3 22 (20.75%) Service Delivery
4 12 (11.32%) Time Management
5 11 (10.38%) Project Management
6 10 (9.43%) B2B
6 10 (9.43%) CRM
7 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.55%) Network Design
9 7 (6.60%) Logistics
9 7 (6.60%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.77%) Change Management
12 4 (3.77%) Cisco ICM Scripting
12 4 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (3.77%) Digital Signal Processing
12 4 (3.77%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.77%) Signal Processing
12 4 (3.77%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.83%) SQL
3 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.94%) Perl
3 1 (0.94%) PHP
3 1 (0.94%) Python
3 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (21.70%) Degree
3 18 (16.98%) CCNP
4 16 (15.09%) CCNA
5 14 (13.21%) CCNP Voice
6 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
7 8 (7.55%) DV Cleared
8 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (4.72%) MCITP
9 5 (4.72%) MCSE
10 4 (3.77%) CCSA
11 3 (2.83%) MCSA
12 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) COBIT
2 6 (5.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
1 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.72%) Squid
2 5 (4.72%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.89%) KVM
4 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.89%) XenServer
5 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.66%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (4.72%) Cisco IPCC
3 5 (4.72%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (3.77%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) OpenView
5 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (48.11%) Cisco
2 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 17 (16.04%) HP
4 16 (15.09%) Sybase
5 13 (12.26%) Openreach
6 12 (11.32%) Red Box
6 12 (11.32%) Sonus
7 10 (9.43%) VMware
8 9 (8.49%) Polycom
9 8 (7.55%) Huawei
10 7 (6.60%) Juniper
10 7 (6.60%) Oracle
11 6 (5.66%) Mitel
12 5 (4.72%) Dell
12 5 (4.72%) EMC
13 4 (3.77%) BroadSoft
13 4 (3.77%) BT
13 4 (3.77%) Ericsson
14 3 (2.83%) Samsung
14 3 (2.83%) Verint
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