The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QSIG over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QSIG
Rank 637 - 632
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% - 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% - 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.80% -13.88%
QSIG
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
7738 7056 8983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.91% 15.76% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6000 7587
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in London

QSIG
Salary Trend in London

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

QSIG Salary Trend in London

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (93.75%) PBX
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 10 (62.50%) IVR
2 10 (62.50%) Mitel
2 10 (62.50%) Lync
2 10 (62.50%) ISDN
3 9 (56.25%) Hedge funds
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) CCNA
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (43.75%) Avaya
5 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (37.50%) CCNP
5 6 (37.50%) VoIP
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Nortel
6 5 (31.25%) CyberTech
6 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Server+ Certification
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) Dell
6 5 (31.25%) Intel
7 2 (12.50%) H.323
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (6.25%) PABX
8 1 (6.25%) Wireshark

QSIG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 10 (62.50%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) PBX
2 10 (62.50%) ISDN
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) H.323
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
5 1 (6.25%) PABX
5 1 (6.25%) SNMP
5 1 (6.25%) MGCP
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Voice Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
1 10 (62.50%) IVR
2 9 (56.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Low Latency
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CCNA
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Mitel
2 7 (43.75%) Avaya
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Nortel
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 5 (31.25%) Intel
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) CyberTech