The table below looks at the statistics for DPNSS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DPNSS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 862 926 857
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -69
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 38 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.015% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.088% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 18
Average salary £47,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.61% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £28,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £35,000 £47,680
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £31,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+51.61% -21.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20279 20567 22238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 16.99% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16098 16278 17905
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DPNSS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DPNSS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DPNSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DPNSS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DPNSS within the UK.

DPNSS Salary Trend in the UK

DPNSS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DPNSS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

DPNSS Salary Histogram in the UK

DPNSS
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DPNSS within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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
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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
England +63 29 £48,500 +56.45% 4
North West - 11 £48,500 -
London - 10 £50,000 - 2
North Wales - 9 £47,000 -
Wales - 9 £47,000 - 1
City of London - 6 £46,250 -
Manchester - 6 £50,750 -
Chester - 5 £45,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £45,500 -
South East -3 4 £54,250 +77.86% 1
South West - 4 £40,750 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £40,750 - 1
Colwyn Bay - 3 £47,000 -
Conwy - 3 £47,000 -
Hampshire -11 2 £27,500 -9.83% 1
Surrey - 2 £77,500 -
Reigate - 2 £77,500 -
Basingstoke +12 1 £31,000 +1.63%
Southampton - 1 £24,000 - 1
Wrexham - 1 £56,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £27,000 - 1

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DPNSS 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 DPNSS.

1 44 (93.62%) VoIP
2 39 (82.98%) ITIL
3 38 (80.85%) PBX
4 35 (74.47%) Cisco
5 34 (72.34%) QSIG
6 32 (68.09%) LAN
7 31 (65.96%) WAN
7 31 (65.96%) ISO 9001
7 31 (65.96%) CCNA
7 31 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (61.70%) SLA
9 26 (55.32%) Lync
10 24 (51.06%) Operations Management
10 24 (51.06%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (25.53%) Siemens
12 11 (23.40%) Windows
13 10 (21.28%) Firewall
14 8 (17.02%) Change Management
14 8 (17.02%) Workflow
14 8 (17.02%) Process Management
14 8 (17.02%) TETRA
14 8 (17.02%) SQL
14 8 (17.02%) CSS
14 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
14 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
14 8 (17.02%) DASS2
14 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
14 8 (17.02%) Nortel
14 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000 Server

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DPNSS 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 DPNSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (55.32%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 44 (93.62%) VoIP
2 38 (80.85%) PBX
3 34 (72.34%) QSIG
4 32 (68.09%) LAN
5 31 (65.96%) WAN
6 10 (21.28%) Firewall
7 8 (17.02%) DASS2
7 8 (17.02%) TETRA
7 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
8 6 (12.77%) ISDN
9 5 (10.64%) Unified Communications
10 3 (6.38%) MPLS
11 2 (4.26%) PSTN
11 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
12 1 (2.13%) HSRP
12 1 (2.13%) GLBP
12 1 (2.13%) DSL
12 1 (2.13%) VRRP
12 1 (2.13%) MD110
12 1 (2.13%) SDH
General
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Support
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Architect
6 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Voice Architect
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
2 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) ITIL
2 24 (51.06%) Operations Management
3 8 (17.02%) Change Management
3 8 (17.02%) Workflow
3 8 (17.02%) Process Management
4 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (2.13%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) CCNA
1 31 (65.96%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (51.06%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) MCSE
4 3 (6.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (65.96%) ISO 9001
2 29 (61.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) Siemens
3 8 (17.02%) Nortel
4 7 (14.89%) VMware
5 5 (10.64%) Avaya
6 3 (6.38%) Mitel
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.13%) Aastra
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) Ericsson
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £17,000 - £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago