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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 125 144 140
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £51,250 - £66,250
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £42,049 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-22.70% -13.74%
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
503 618 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.88% 27.26% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 375 386 395
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 2016.

PSTN Salary Histogram in Reading

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) ISDN
3 15 (71.43%) 3GPP
3 15 (71.43%) UMTS
3 15 (71.43%) WCDMA
3 15 (71.43%) ATM
3 15 (71.43%) CDMA
3 15 (71.43%) GPRS
3 15 (71.43%) GSM
4 14 (66.67%) Windows 2000
4 14 (66.67%) Windows NT
4 14 (66.67%) Sybase
4 14 (66.67%) Unix
4 14 (66.67%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Degree
5 12 (57.14%) GGSN
5 12 (57.14%) SGSN
5 12 (57.14%) VoLTE
5 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 12 (57.14%) VoWiFi
6 11 (52.38%) Presales
7 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
8 8 (38.10%) Huawei
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco
10 6 (28.57%) Polycom
10 6 (28.57%) PBX
11 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (19.05%) CCNP Voice
12 4 (19.05%) CTI

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 (19.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) ISDN
2 15 (71.43%) 3GPP
2 15 (71.43%) ATM
2 15 (71.43%) CDMA
2 15 (71.43%) GPRS
2 15 (71.43%) GSM
2 15 (71.43%) UMTS
2 15 (71.43%) WCDMA
3 12 (57.14%) GGSN
3 12 (57.14%) SGSN
3 12 (57.14%) VoLTE
3 12 (57.14%) VoWiFi
4 6 (28.57%) PBX
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco ICM
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (19.05%) CTI
5 4 (19.05%) H.323
5 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
5 4 (19.05%) MGCP
5 4 (19.05%) SCCP
General
1 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Core Network Engineer
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) VoLTE Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) IVR
2 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Unix
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Windows 2000
1 14 (66.67%) Windows NT
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Presales
2 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCNP Voice
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Sybase
3 8 (38.10%) Huawei
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (28.57%) Polycom
6 2 (9.52%) Acme Packet
6 2 (9.52%) BroadSoft
6 2 (9.52%) Sonus
7 1 (4.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.76%) Nokia
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Samsung