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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 932 934 990
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +56
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 12 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.035% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.068% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 16
Median salary £49,750 £50,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £29,800 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £56,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,750 £48,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +56.45%

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
17769 20070 20723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.27% 18.19% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14742 15904 16419
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 £27,500 £26,580
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

DPNSS Salary Histogram in the UK

DPNSS
Top 13 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 3 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 -1 4 £49,750 +2.57%
England -7 2 £35,250 -29.50%
Bridgend - 2 £49,750 -
South Wales - 2 £49,750 -
South East +19 1 £43,500 +7.40%
South West +6 1 £27,000 -30.76%
North Wales +5 1 £27,500 -43.29%
Wiltshire -8 1 £27,000 -30.76%
Chippenham -9 1 £27,000 +0.93%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £43,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £43,500 -

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) SLA
4 7 (46.67%) VoIP
5 6 (40.00%) WLAN
5 6 (40.00%) SCCP
5 6 (40.00%) OSPF
5 6 (40.00%) BGP
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Juniper
5 6 (40.00%) Motorola
5 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (40.00%) 802.11
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
5 6 (40.00%) Network Design
5 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (40.00%) CCTV
5 6 (40.00%) Aruba
5 6 (40.00%) HSRP
5 6 (40.00%) 802.1X
6 5 (33.33%) QSIG
6 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (26.67%) PBX
7 4 (26.67%) PSTN
7 4 (26.67%) CCNA
7 4 (26.67%) Operations Management
7 4 (26.67%) Degree

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 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 6 (40.00%) 802.11
4 6 (40.00%) BGP
4 6 (40.00%) HSRP
4 6 (40.00%) OSPF
4 6 (40.00%) SCCP
4 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) WLAN
5 5 (33.33%) QSIG
6 4 (26.67%) PBX
6 4 (26.67%) PSTN
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) Q.931
8 2 (13.33%) ATM
8 2 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (13.33%) CGI
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) JTAPI
3 1 (6.67%) RFC 2833
3 1 (6.67%) TAPI
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) CCTV
2 2 (13.33%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) VMS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Operations Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CCDA
3 2 (13.33%) CCDP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCVP
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
2 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Aruba
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (40.00%) Juniper
2 6 (40.00%) Motorola
3 1 (6.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) Nortel
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Siemens
3 1 (6.67%) Sonus
3 1 (6.67%) Verint
3 1 (6.67%) VMware