The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 615 613 589
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 11 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.037% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.22% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 32
Average salary £53,500 £45,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £74,500 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,049 £34,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -9.21%
PSTN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7083 7737 7187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 16.65% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6063 6385 6012
Average salary £51,400 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in London

PSTN
Salary Trend in London

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

PSTN Salary Trend in London

PSTN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +18 4 £52,500 +43.83%
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 8 (38.10%) GSM
4 7 (33.33%) VoIP
4 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) OpenSTA
6 5 (23.81%) QA
6 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) Avaya
7 4 (19.05%) EPoS
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (19.05%) DSL
7 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Office 365
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (14.29%) Verint
8 3 (14.29%) Assembla
8 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
8 3 (14.29%) MobileIron

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) GSM
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) VoIP
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) DSL
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) GPRS
5 3 (14.29%) 3G
5 3 (14.29%) 4G
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) Avaya Modular Messaging
6 2 (9.52%) PBX
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) RTP
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
7 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (4.76%) Extranet
7 1 (4.76%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) OpenSTA
General
1 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 3 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Test Leader
2 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Avaya Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) EPoS
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 9 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 3 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) WFM
3 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Use Case
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Avaya Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Avaya
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 3 (14.29%) Apple
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Verint
2 3 (14.29%) Assembla
2 3 (14.29%) MobileIron
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Polycom
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