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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 133 143 143
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.96% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £45,000 - £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +20.28%
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
543 622 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.90% 28.20% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 376 408 426
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

PSTN Salary Histogram in Reading

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) ISDN
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Polycom
4 6 (42.86%) PBX
4 6 (42.86%) 3GPP
4 6 (42.86%) UMTS
4 6 (42.86%) WCDMA
4 6 (42.86%) ATM
4 6 (42.86%) CDMA
4 6 (42.86%) GPRS
4 6 (42.86%) GSM
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000
5 5 (35.71%) Windows NT
5 5 (35.71%) Sybase
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) VoWiFi
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (28.57%) VoLTE
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business

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 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) ISDN
2 6 (42.86%) 3GPP
2 6 (42.86%) ATM
2 6 (42.86%) CDMA
2 6 (42.86%) GPRS
2 6 (42.86%) GSM
2 6 (42.86%) PBX
2 6 (42.86%) UMTS
2 6 (42.86%) WCDMA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ICM
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (28.57%) CTI
3 4 (28.57%) GGSN
3 4 (28.57%) H.323
3 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 4 (28.57%) MGCP
3 4 (28.57%) SCCP
3 4 (28.57%) SGSN
3 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 4 (28.57%) VoWiFi
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Core Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Broadband Product Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) IVR
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000
1 5 (35.71%) Windows NT
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP Voice
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Polycom
4 5 (35.71%) Sybase
5 2 (14.29%) Acme Packet
5 2 (14.29%) BroadSoft
5 2 (14.29%) Huawei
5 2 (14.29%) Sonus
6 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
6 1 (7.14%) Nokia
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Samsung