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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QSIG
Rank 870 879 844
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.041% 0.036% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
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
17115 19406 17580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.23% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14312 15461 14271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 4 September 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 -2 5 £65,000 +30.00% 1
North West - 2 £60,000 -
QSIG
UK

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 29 (93.55%) VoIP
2 27 (87.10%) Cisco
3 16 (51.61%) DPNSS
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (48.39%) WAN
4 15 (48.39%) LAN
5 14 (45.16%) PBX
5 14 (45.16%) SLA
5 14 (45.16%) CCNA
6 13 (41.94%) Lync
7 12 (38.71%) ISO 9001
7 12 (38.71%) ITIL
8 11 (35.48%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (32.26%) Telepresence
9 10 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (32.26%) Operations Management
10 8 (25.81%) Banking
10 8 (25.81%) Investment Banking
11 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony
11 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 7 (22.58%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
13 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
13 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 5 (16.13%) H.323
13 5 (16.13%) Siemens
14 4 (12.90%) Linux
14 4 (12.90%) CCNP
14 4 (12.90%) BT

QSIG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (41.94%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (93.55%) VoIP
2 16 (51.61%) DPNSS
3 15 (48.39%) LAN
3 15 (48.39%) WAN
4 14 (45.16%) PBX
5 10 (32.26%) Telepresence
6 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony
7 5 (16.13%) H.323
7 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
8 3 (9.68%) Firewall
8 3 (9.68%) ISDN
9 2 (6.45%) Network Security
9 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
9 2 (6.45%) SMTP
9 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
9 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
10 1 (3.23%) RTP
10 1 (3.23%) SCCP
10 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.23%) VLAN
General
1 8 (25.81%) Banking
1 8 (25.81%) Investment Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Voice Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Voice Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Voice Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Operations Management
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
4 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Change Control
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNA
3 10 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) CCNP
6 3 (9.68%) MCSE
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) SLA
2 12 (38.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) Siemens
3 4 (12.90%) BT
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Verint
4 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.23%) CyberTech
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