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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QSIG
Rank 841 921 842
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -79
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 31 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.003% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.015% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 1 14
Average salary £44,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.29% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £45,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £45,500 £49,430
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 - £43,750
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
19006 19456 20952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.31% 17.25% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15192 15452 16992
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
North West - 13 £47,000 - 1
London +49 10 £50,000 +9.89% 1
South West - 7 £26,000 - 1
South East - 1 £24,000 - 1
QSIG
UK

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 25 (80.65%) WAN
2 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 25 (80.65%) LAN
2 25 (80.65%) DPNSS
3 23 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (74.19%) CCNA
4 22 (70.97%) ISO 9001
4 22 (70.97%) ITIL
4 22 (70.97%) SLA
5 20 (64.52%) PBX
6 17 (54.84%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (54.84%) Operations Management
6 17 (54.84%) Lync
7 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications
7 7 (22.58%) Siemens
7 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
9 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Memory Management
9 4 (12.90%) Office 365
9 4 (12.90%) MS Office
9 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
9 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.90%) SMTP
9 4 (12.90%) Citrix

QSIG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (54.84%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (93.55%) VoIP
2 25 (80.65%) WAN
2 25 (80.65%) LAN
2 25 (80.65%) DPNSS
3 20 (64.52%) PBX
4 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications
5 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
5 4 (12.90%) SMTP
5 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
5 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) ISDN
7 2 (6.45%) H.323
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Support
3 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) Operations Management
3 4 (12.90%) Memory Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) CCNA
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (54.84%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) ISO 9001
1 22 (70.97%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) Siemens
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) Mitel
Cheshire
Hays Telecoms
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £17,000 - £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Home Working + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago