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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 426 410 430
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 12 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.059% 0.039% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.19% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -2.43%
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
4418 4222 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.81% 20.32% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3405 3287 3916
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
(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 +5 9 £43,500 +35.93%
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (50.00%) ISDN
2 10 (45.45%) Marketing
3 9 (40.91%) Wireless
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) MPLS
3 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
4 8 (36.36%) ISUP
4 8 (36.36%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) GPRS
4 8 (36.36%) GSM
4 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 7 (31.82%) WCDMA
5 7 (31.82%) 3GPP
5 7 (31.82%) UMTS
5 7 (31.82%) Sybase
5 7 (31.82%) UNIX
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 2000
5 7 (31.82%) Windows NT
5 7 (31.82%) ATM
5 7 (31.82%) CDMA
5 7 (31.82%) Megaco
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) DOCSIS
6 6 (27.27%) DSLAM
6 6 (27.27%) Service Management
6 6 (27.27%) Network Design
6 6 (27.27%) Product Management
6 6 (27.27%) xDSL
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 4 (18.18%) DNS

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) Lync
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) ISDN
2 9 (40.91%) Wireless
2 9 (40.91%) MPLS
3 8 (36.36%) ISUP
3 8 (36.36%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) GPRS
3 8 (36.36%) GSM
3 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 7 (31.82%) WCDMA
4 7 (31.82%) 3GPP
4 7 (31.82%) UMTS
4 7 (31.82%) ATM
4 7 (31.82%) CDMA
4 7 (31.82%) Megaco
5 6 (27.27%) DOCSIS
5 6 (27.27%) DSLAM
5 6 (27.27%) xDSL
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
General
1 10 (45.45%) Marketing
2 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Product Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Core Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) CS Core Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) SCADA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Provisioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) SCADA
2 1 (4.55%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 2000
2 7 (31.82%) Windows NT
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Service Management
1 6 (27.27%) Network Design
1 6 (27.27%) Product Management
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) VCP4
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Sybase
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Huawei
3 3 (13.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (13.64%) BT
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Ericsson
3 3 (13.64%) Nokia
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Sonus
4 2 (9.09%) BroadSoft
4 2 (9.09%) Acme Packet
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk
5 1 (4.55%) Polycom
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) CA
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
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