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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 428 447 395
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -52
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 16 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.049% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.22% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 27
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,049 £34,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -9.21%
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
4384 5038 4753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.80% 22.61% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3519 3731 3679
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
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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 +11 8 £19,500 -70.00%
Surrey +3 3 £24,500 -53.33%
Oxfordshire - 3 £48,500 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £42,500 -
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 13 (39.39%) ISDN
2 13 (39.39%) MPLS
2 13 (39.39%) Unified Communications
3 12 (36.36%) LAN
3 12 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
4 11 (33.33%) Project Management
4 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 10 (30.30%) IP Telephony
5 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 10 (30.30%) PBX
6 9 (27.27%) ADSL
6 9 (27.27%) Degree
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco IPT
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco IPCC
7 8 (24.24%) Firewall
7 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (21.21%) WAN
9 6 (18.18%) DNS
9 6 (18.18%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) SCCP
9 6 (18.18%) H.323
9 6 (18.18%) MGCP
9 6 (18.18%) CTI
9 6 (18.18%) CCVP
9 6 (18.18%) IVR
9 6 (18.18%) Cisco ICM

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (15.15%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) ISDN
1 13 (39.39%) MPLS
1 13 (39.39%) Unified Communications
2 12 (36.36%) LAN
2 12 (36.36%) Ethernet
3 10 (30.30%) PBX
3 10 (30.30%) IP Telephony
4 9 (27.27%) ADSL
5 8 (24.24%) Firewall
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco IPT
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
7 6 (18.18%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) SCCP
7 6 (18.18%) H.323
7 6 (18.18%) MGCP
7 6 (18.18%) CTI
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco ICM
8 5 (15.15%) xDSL
8 5 (15.15%) IPsec
8 5 (15.15%) DOCSIS
General
1 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) Product Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (9.09%) SCADA Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Voice Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) IVR
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) SCADA
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.06%) Statistics
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
5 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.03%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
1 11 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 5 (15.15%) Product Management
3 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.06%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
4 2 (6.06%) Logistics
4 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) CCVP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco IPCC
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (12.12%) DameWare
4 4 (12.12%) SCCM
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Altiris
3 4 (12.12%) BT
4 3 (9.09%) F5
4 3 (9.09%) Avaya
5 2 (6.06%) Huawei
5 2 (6.06%) ZyXEL
5 2 (6.06%) Draytek
5 2 (6.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (6.06%) Ericsson
5 2 (6.06%) Nokia
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) Sonus
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) Acme Packet
6 1 (3.03%) Juniper
6 1 (3.03%) Sybase
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-52,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago