The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 439 392 441
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +49
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 11 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.049% 0.17% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.77% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 6
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +3.22%
PSTN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5038 4835 5261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.25% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3750 3754 4311
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PSTN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PSTN Salary Trend in the South East

PSTN
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

PSTN Salary Histogram in the South East

PSTN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -19 6 £65,000 +71.05%
Surrey -10 2 £52,500 +31.25% 2
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Kent -4 1 £20,000 -66.66%
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) GPRS
4 6 (46.15%) ISDN
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) GSM
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) ATM
5 5 (38.46%) CDMA
5 5 (38.46%) PBX
5 5 (38.46%) 3GPP
5 5 (38.46%) UMTS
5 5 (38.46%) WCDMA
5 5 (38.46%) Lync
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 4 (30.77%) Marketing
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000
6 4 (30.77%) Sybase
6 4 (30.77%) Windows NT
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Megaco
6 4 (30.77%) ISUP
6 4 (30.77%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) H.323
7 3 (23.08%) MPLS
7 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 3 (23.08%) VPN

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Lync
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) GPRS
2 6 (46.15%) ISDN
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) GSM
3 5 (38.46%) ATM
3 5 (38.46%) CDMA
3 5 (38.46%) PBX
3 5 (38.46%) 3GPP
3 5 (38.46%) UMTS
3 5 (38.46%) WCDMA
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Megaco
4 4 (30.77%) ISUP
5 3 (23.08%) H.323
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) SMTP
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) French Language
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Core Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Communications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000
2 4 (30.77%) Windows NT
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCTS
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) UAG
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Sybase
3 3 (23.08%) Siemens
3 3 (23.08%) Mitel
3 3 (23.08%) Polycom
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