The table below looks at the statistics for Q.931 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 Q.931 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Q.931
Rank - 220 264
Permanent jobs citing Q.931 0 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.36% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.60% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Q.931
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
1102 922 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.98% 13.96% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 922 801 971
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Q.931
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Q.931 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Q.931 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Q.931
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Q.931 across the North West region.

Q.931 Salary Trend in the North West

Q.931
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Q.931 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 Q.931.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DSLAM
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Redback
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) IPstream

Q.931
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Q.931 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 Q.931. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DSLAM
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) IPstream
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Redback