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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 431 419 449
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 15 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.085% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.39% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 3
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £42,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
4951 4591 5399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.57% 21.77% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3657 3582 4408
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -2 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey -15 6 £52,500 +31.25% 1
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) PBX
2 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
3 8 (42.11%) GPRS
3 8 (42.11%) Lync
3 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (31.58%) ISDN
6 5 (26.32%) ATM
6 5 (26.32%) CDMA
6 5 (26.32%) GSM
6 5 (26.32%) 3GPP
6 5 (26.32%) UMTS
6 5 (26.32%) WCDMA
6 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (26.32%) Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (21.05%) Sybase
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
7 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
7 4 (21.05%) Megaco
7 4 (21.05%) ISUP
7 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) Marketing

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
1 8 (42.11%) Lync
1 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) PBX
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) GPRS
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) ISDN
5 5 (26.32%) WCDMA
5 5 (26.32%) GSM
5 5 (26.32%) ATM
5 5 (26.32%) CDMA
5 5 (26.32%) 3GPP
5 5 (26.32%) UMTS
6 4 (21.05%) Wireless
6 4 (21.05%) Megaco
6 4 (21.05%) ISUP
7 3 (15.79%) H.323
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) 3G
7 3 (15.79%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) GGSN
7 3 (15.79%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Core Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Communications Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Trainer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
3 4 (21.05%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
1 5 (26.32%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MCTS
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) UAG
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Sybase
3 3 (15.79%) Siemens
3 3 (15.79%) Mitel
3 3 (15.79%) Polycom
4 1 (5.26%) Motorola
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