The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 116 143 142
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 0.71% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.37% +7.50%
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
522 560 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.09% 25.11% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 344 417 420
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,800 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing PSTN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) DOCSIS
2 7 (43.75%) DSLAM
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) Network Design
2 7 (43.75%) Product Management
2 7 (43.75%) Broadband
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
2 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) xDSL
3 6 (37.50%) PBX
3 6 (37.50%) Polycom
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) ISDN
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (25.00%) CTI
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Broadband
1 7 (43.75%) DOCSIS
1 7 (43.75%) DSLAM
1 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) xDSL
2 6 (37.50%) PBX
3 5 (31.25%) ISDN
3 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ICM
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (25.00%) CTI
4 4 (25.00%) H.323
4 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (25.00%) MGCP
4 4 (25.00%) SCCP
4 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (18.75%) 3GPP
5 3 (18.75%) UMTS
5 3 (18.75%) WCDMA
General
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 7 (43.75%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Broadband Product Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Network Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Product Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Broadband Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) IVR
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
1 3 (18.75%) Windows NT
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Network Design
1 7 (43.75%) Product Management
1 7 (43.75%) Service Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Polycom
3 3 (18.75%) Sybase
4 2 (12.50%) Acme Packet
4 2 (12.50%) BroadSoft
4 2 (12.50%) Sonus
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle