The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 123 143 145
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 13 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 0.44% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.28% 1.44% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -12.80%
PSTN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
570 766 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.11% 30.89% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 463 403 486
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PSTN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PSTN Salary Trend in Reading

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) 3GPP
2 14 (82.35%) UMTS
2 14 (82.35%) WCDMA
2 14 (82.35%) ATM
2 14 (82.35%) CDMA
2 14 (82.35%) GPRS
2 14 (82.35%) GSM
2 14 (82.35%) ISDN
3 13 (76.47%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Windows 2000
3 13 (76.47%) Sybase
3 13 (76.47%) Windows NT
3 13 (76.47%) GGSN
3 13 (76.47%) SGSN
4 12 (70.59%) VoLTE
4 12 (70.59%) Presales
4 12 (70.59%) VoWiFi
5 11 (64.71%) Degree
6 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
7 8 (47.06%) Huawei
8 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
10 3 (17.65%) ITIL
10 3 (17.65%) CCNP
10 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 3 (17.65%) PBX
10 3 (17.65%) CTI

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (17.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) 3GPP
1 14 (82.35%) ATM
1 14 (82.35%) CDMA
1 14 (82.35%) GPRS
1 14 (82.35%) GSM
1 14 (82.35%) ISDN
1 14 (82.35%) UMTS
1 14 (82.35%) WCDMA
2 13 (76.47%) GGSN
2 13 (76.47%) SGSN
3 12 (70.59%) VoLTE
3 12 (70.59%) VoWiFi
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco ICM
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (17.65%) CTI
4 3 (17.65%) H.323
4 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 3 (17.65%) MGCP
4 3 (17.65%) PBX
4 3 (17.65%) SCCP
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Core Network Engineer
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) VoLTE Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support
4 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) IVR
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
1 13 (76.47%) Windows 2000
1 13 (76.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Presales
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP Voice
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPCC
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Sybase
3 8 (47.06%) Huawei
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Polycom
6 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
6 1 (5.88%) Nokia
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