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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 836 824 847
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 27 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 21
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.73%
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
18163 16838 20270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 17.18% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14710 13238 16651
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -11 12 £43,500 +24.28% 3
London +7 6 £40,000 -33.33%
North West - 6 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +2 1 £45,000 - 1
PSTN
UK

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (40.74%) Windows
1 22 (40.74%) ISDN
1 22 (40.74%) VoIP
2 18 (33.33%) Cisco
3 17 (31.48%) DNS
3 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
4 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (24.07%) Ethernet
5 13 (24.07%) MPLS
6 12 (22.22%) DHCP
6 12 (22.22%) VPN
7 11 (20.37%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
8 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (18.52%) Firewall
8 10 (18.52%) Marketing
9 9 (16.67%) Wireless
9 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 9 (16.67%) LAN
9 9 (16.67%) PBX
9 9 (16.67%) GPRS
10 8 (14.81%) GSM
10 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.81%) MS Office
10 8 (14.81%) UNIX
10 8 (14.81%) Linux
10 8 (14.81%) ISUP
11 7 (12.96%) Megaco
11 7 (12.96%) VMware
11 7 (12.96%) Windows 2000

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (11.11%) Lync
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) ISDN
1 22 (40.74%) VoIP
2 17 (31.48%) DNS
3 13 (24.07%) MPLS
3 13 (24.07%) Ethernet
4 12 (22.22%) VPN
4 12 (22.22%) DHCP
5 10 (18.52%) Firewall
6 9 (16.67%) Wireless
6 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 9 (16.67%) GPRS
6 9 (16.67%) LAN
6 9 (16.67%) PBX
7 8 (14.81%) GSM
7 8 (14.81%) ISUP
8 7 (12.96%) Megaco
8 7 (12.96%) 3GPP
8 7 (12.96%) UMTS
8 7 (12.96%) ATM
8 7 (12.96%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) DB2
2 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.52%) Marketing
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Administrator
3 5 (9.26%) Core Network Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
4 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Telephony Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 3 (5.56%) CS Core Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) IT Support
6 2 (3.70%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Avaya Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) COM
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) XMPP
2 1 (1.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Smartphone
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) EPoS
3 1 (1.85%) Handset
3 1 (1.85%) SCADA
3 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) UNIX
3 7 (12.96%) Windows 2000
3 7 (12.96%) Windows NT
4 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) SUSE
8 1 (1.85%) Debian
8 1 (1.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.11%) Service Management
1 6 (11.11%) Network Design
1 6 (11.11%) Product Management
2 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.41%) Project Management
3 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL
4 3 (5.56%) Change Management
4 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.56%) Migration
4 3 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.70%) Time Management
5 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.85%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.85%) High Availability
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (1.85%) Scrum
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) VB
2 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.70%) C
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.96%) CCNP
2 7 (12.96%) CCNA
3 5 (9.26%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.56%) CCVP
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) MCTS
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 2 (3.70%) MCSE
7 1 (1.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.85%) Kamailio
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
4 1 (1.85%) Cacti
4 1 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Cisco
2 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) Sybase
3 7 (12.96%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) Mitel
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) BT
5 3 (5.56%) Ericsson
5 3 (5.56%) Nokia
5 3 (5.56%) Avaya
5 3 (5.56%) Huawei
5 3 (5.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (5.56%) Acme Packet
6 2 (3.70%) Sonus
6 2 (3.70%) BroadSoft
6 2 (3.70%) Polycom
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Apple
6 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Siemens
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