The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank - 80 93
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.86% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -12.80%
PSTN
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 116 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.11% 15.96% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 68 107 149
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PSTN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

PSTN Salary Trend in Leicestershire

PSTN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (100.00%) Kamailio
1 1 (100.00%) OpenSIPS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) FreeSWITCH
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Kamailio
1 1 (100.00%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle