The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QSIG over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QSIG
Rank 233 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 - £20,500
QSIG
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1079 1013 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.62% 17.13% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 906 793 768
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

QSIG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

QSIG Salary Trend in the South West

QSIG
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QSIG across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

QSIG Salary Histogram in the South West

QSIG
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QSIG within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Somerset - 3 £26,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
QSIG
England

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing QSIG 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 QSIG.

1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) Siemens
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) SMTP
4 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 4 (57.14%) Memory Management
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) DPNSS
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Avaya
5 3 (42.86%) CCNP
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) PBX

QSIG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing QSIG 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 QSIG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) SMTP
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) DPNSS
3 3 (42.86%) PBX
3 3 (42.86%) ISDN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Memory Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Siemens
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Avaya
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco