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 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 226 254 258
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +4
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.035% 0.11% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.62% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% +71.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -12.80%
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
872 1132 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.41% 17.44% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 738 852 837
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PSTN across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

PSTN Salary Histogram in the North West

PSTN
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Manchester +7 2 £41,000 +26.15% 1
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) ADSL
3 6 (60.00%) ISDN
3 6 (60.00%) SLA
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) FTP
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Coaching
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Skype
4 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) PBX
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) SS7
5 2 (20.00%) H.323
5 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Altiris
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) ADSL
2 6 (60.00%) FTP
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) ISDN
3 3 (30.00%) PBX
3 3 (30.00%) Skype
4 2 (20.00%) H.323
4 2 (20.00%) SS7
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Altiris
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago