The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 867 839 864
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 29 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.028% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.15% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,950 £47,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £39,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +20.37%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20170 20213 20677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.29% 18.53% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16148 16385 17105
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

DPNSS Salary Histogram in the UK

DPNSS
Top 11 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 11 July 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
England -17 29 £35,000 -2.09% 4
South East -4 14 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Hampshire - 14 £31,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 14 £31,000 - 1
London -48 11 £47,500 +30.13% 2
South West - 4 £37,750 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Swindon - 2 £48,750 -
Bath - 1 £26,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £28,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £26,500 -

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 34 (75.56%) Telecoms
2 27 (60.00%) VoIP
3 23 (51.11%) Cisco
4 22 (48.89%) CCNA
4 22 (48.89%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (48.89%) H.323
5 21 (46.67%) Q.931
5 21 (46.67%) ISDN
6 20 (44.44%) SDH
6 20 (44.44%) Ericsson
6 20 (44.44%) MD110
6 20 (44.44%) Aastra
6 20 (44.44%) Sonus
7 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
8 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
9 16 (35.56%) Incident Management
9 16 (35.56%) Service Management
10 14 (31.11%) PBX
11 13 (28.89%) Firewall
12 11 (24.44%) RTP
12 11 (24.44%) Juniper
12 11 (24.44%) MPLS
12 11 (24.44%) OSPF
13 10 (22.22%) BT
13 10 (22.22%) Softswitch
13 10 (22.22%) IP Telephony
14 9 (20.00%) Internet
15 5 (11.11%) ITIL
15 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (4.44%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (60.00%) VoIP
2 22 (48.89%) H.323
3 21 (46.67%) Q.931
3 21 (46.67%) ISDN
4 20 (44.44%) SDH
4 20 (44.44%) MD110
5 14 (31.11%) PBX
6 13 (28.89%) Firewall
7 11 (24.44%) MPLS
7 11 (24.44%) OSPF
7 11 (24.44%) RTP
8 10 (22.22%) IP Telephony
8 10 (22.22%) Softswitch
9 9 (20.00%) Internet
10 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
11 2 (4.44%) Network Security
11 2 (4.44%) QSIG
11 2 (4.44%) DASS2
11 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
12 1 (2.22%) VPN
General
1 34 (75.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) VoIP Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) NOC Manager
4 4 (8.89%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Incident Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Voice Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Operations Technician
6 2 (4.44%) Network Technician
7 1 (2.22%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.22%) Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) EJB
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
1 1 (2.22%) SOAP
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
1 1 (2.22%) XML
1 1 (2.22%) VXML
1 1 (2.22%) JTAPI
1 1 (2.22%) Java EE
1 1 (2.22%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (2.22%) TAPI
1 1 (2.22%) CCXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) IVR
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Service Management
1 16 (35.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (11.11%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.67%) Network Management
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (4.44%) WFM
5 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.22%) Time Management
5 1 (2.22%) CRM
5 1 (2.22%) SOA
5 1 (2.22%) Process Management
5 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) CCNA
1 22 (48.89%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
3 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) HND
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) Ericsson
2 20 (44.44%) Aastra
2 20 (44.44%) Sonus
3 11 (24.44%) Juniper
4 10 (22.22%) BT
5 3 (6.67%) Nortel
5 3 (6.67%) Avaya
6 2 (4.44%) Siemens
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Nokia
7 1 (2.22%) Genesys
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Acme Packet
7 1 (2.22%) Verint
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TDA Recruitment Ltd
Salary: shift allowance and package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago