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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 133 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.043% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £49,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.17% +4.37%
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
727 722 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.81% 31.36% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 402 520 535
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

PSTN Salary Histogram in Reading

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) ISDN
2 9 (75.00%) Marketing
3 8 (66.67%) ISUP
3 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 8 (66.67%) 3GPP
3 8 (66.67%) UMTS
3 8 (66.67%) ATM
3 8 (66.67%) CDMA
3 8 (66.67%) GPRS
3 8 (66.67%) GSM
3 8 (66.67%) WCDMA
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Sybase
4 7 (58.33%) UNIX
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 2000
4 7 (58.33%) Windows NT
4 7 (58.33%) Megaco
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) MPLS
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) DOCSIS
7 2 (16.67%) DSLAM
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (16.67%) MGW
7 2 (16.67%) Product Management
7 2 (16.67%) xDSL

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) ISDN
2 8 (66.67%) ISUP
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 8 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 8 (66.67%) UMTS
2 8 (66.67%) ATM
2 8 (66.67%) CDMA
2 8 (66.67%) GPRS
2 8 (66.67%) GSM
2 8 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 7 (58.33%) Megaco
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) DOCSIS
5 2 (16.67%) DSLAM
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) MGW
5 2 (16.67%) xDSL
General
1 9 (75.00%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) CS Core Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Product Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Handset
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows 2000
1 7 (58.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Product Management
1 2 (16.67%) Service Management
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) Sybase
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Polycom
3 1 (8.33%) Acme Packet
3 1 (8.33%) Sonus
3 1 (8.33%) BroadSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago