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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QSIG
Rank 238 - 228
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% - 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
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
1034 943 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.34% 15.92% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 879 725 1036
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 December 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
Bristol - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
QSIG
England

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) xDSL
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) CCSP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCIP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) IVR
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) DPNSS
2 2 (50.00%) Q.931
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture

QSIG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) xDSL
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) DPNSS
2 2 (50.00%) Q.931
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) WFM
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCSP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCIP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya