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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QSIG
Rank 234 - 218
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £26,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 - £47,800
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
985 897 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.44% 16.99% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 845 721 892
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 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
Somerset - 4 £26,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £44,500 - 2
QSIG
England

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) Siemens
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) SMTP
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) xDSL
4 2 (25.00%) ISDN

QSIG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) SMTP
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) DPNSS
3 2 (25.00%) Q.931
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) xDSL
3 2 (25.00%) ISDN
3 2 (25.00%) PBX
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCIP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) CCSP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Siemens
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Home Working + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package (up to £43K base)
Posted: 16 days ago