The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 226 246 249
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.016% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.099% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £29,500 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +10.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -24.76%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
893 1012 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.08% 16.60% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 750 781 805
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing PSTN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PSTN
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PSTN Salary Trend in the North West

PSTN
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 1 £29,500 -9.23% 3
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing PSTN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) ISDN
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Skype
4 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (33.33%) SS7
4 2 (33.33%) H.323
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) PBX
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) FTP
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (33.33%) H.323
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) Skype
3 2 (33.33%) SS7
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Altiris
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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