The table below looks at the statistics for DPNSS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DPNSS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 906 918 974
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +56
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 11 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.031% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.065% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 21
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +51.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £26,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +51.61%

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
16797 19014 20511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 17.82% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13907 15291 16398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DPNSS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DPNSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

DPNSS Salary Histogram in the UK

DPNSS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DPNSS within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 6 £53,750 -
Scotland - 6 £53,750 -
Wales -2 4 £49,750 +4.18%
South Wales - 2 £49,750 -
Bridgend - 2 £49,750 -
South East +18 1 - -
England +8 1 - -
North Wales +2 1 £27,500 -42.40%
Dartford - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing DPNSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DPNSS.

1 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
3 7 (53.85%) 802.11
3 7 (53.85%) SLA
3 7 (53.85%) WLAN
3 7 (53.85%) 802.1X
4 6 (46.15%) HSRP
4 6 (46.15%) Aruba
4 6 (46.15%) CCTV
4 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 6 (46.15%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 6 (46.15%) Motorola
4 6 (46.15%) SCCP
4 6 (46.15%) QSIG
4 6 (46.15%) Network Design
5 4 (30.77%) PSTN
5 4 (30.77%) Operations Management
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) PBX
6 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
6 3 (23.08%) CCNP

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) 802.11
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) WLAN
4 6 (46.15%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) HSRP
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 6 (46.15%) QSIG
4 6 (46.15%) SCCP
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) PSTN
6 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
6 3 (23.08%) PBX
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (7.69%) DASS2
7 1 (7.69%) IPsec
7 1 (7.69%) MPLS
7 1 (7.69%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) 802.1X
2 2 (15.38%) CGI
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) CCTV
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Network Design
3 4 (30.77%) Operations Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCDA
3 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 2 (15.38%) CCVP
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) CNA
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Novell Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) Aruba
3 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) Motorola
4 2 (15.38%) Mitel
4 2 (15.38%) Siemens
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Nortel
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.69%) Sonus