The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QSIG over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QSIG
Rank 839 879 839
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -40
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 27 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.001% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.006% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 18
Average salary £44,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 - £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 - £47,800
QSIG
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
18450 17976 20486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.28% 17.11% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14815 14283 16616
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in England

QSIG
Salary Trend in England

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

QSIG Salary Trend in England

QSIG
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QSIG across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

QSIG Salary Histogram in England

QSIG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QSIG within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
London +13 10 £50,000 -
North West - 10 £48,500 -
South West - 7 £26,000 - 2
QSIG
UK

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QSIG 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 QSIG.

1 26 (86.67%) VoIP
2 25 (83.33%) LAN
3 24 (80.00%) Cisco
3 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (76.67%) DPNSS
4 23 (76.67%) WAN
5 22 (73.33%) CCNA
6 20 (66.67%) ITIL
6 20 (66.67%) ISO 9001
7 19 (63.33%) PBX
7 19 (63.33%) SLA
8 16 (53.33%) Lync
9 15 (50.00%) Operations Management
9 15 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (23.33%) Siemens
10 7 (23.33%) Windows
10 7 (23.33%) Unified Communications
11 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (20.00%) Firewall
11 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (16.67%) CCNP
13 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 4 (13.33%) MS Office
13 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
13 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
13 4 (13.33%) ISDN
13 4 (13.33%) SMTP
13 4 (13.33%) Terminal Services
13 4 (13.33%) Citrix
13 4 (13.33%) Wireshark

QSIG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing QSIG 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 QSIG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (53.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) VoIP
2 25 (83.33%) LAN
3 23 (76.67%) WAN
3 23 (76.67%) DPNSS
4 19 (63.33%) PBX
5 7 (23.33%) Unified Communications
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (13.33%) SMTP
7 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
7 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
7 4 (13.33%) ISDN
8 2 (6.67%) Q.931
8 2 (6.67%) Network Security
8 2 (6.67%) xDSL
8 2 (6.67%) MPLS
8 2 (6.67%) BGP
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 4 (13.33%) Memory Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (73.33%) CCNA
3 15 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) MCSE
5 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.67%) CCSP
6 2 (6.67%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 19 (63.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Siemens
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Avaya
5 2 (6.67%) Mitel
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