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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 874 846 879
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +33
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 28 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 14
Average salary £37,250 £39,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% -29.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £34,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £57,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-38.59% +103.57%

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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

DPNSS Salary Histogram in the UK

DPNSS
Top 12 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 19 September 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
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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 -21 28 £37,250 -4.48% 1
South East -13 16 £35,000 -38.59%
Basingstoke - 16 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 16 £35,000 -
London -36 7 £51,000 +36.00%
Wiltshire - 3 £47,500 -
South West - 3 £47,500 -
East of England - 2 £22,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £22,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £22,500 - 1
Swindon - 2 £48,750 -
Chippenham - 1 £27,500 -

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (80.70%) Telecoms
2 34 (59.65%) Cisco
3 32 (56.14%) CCNA
3 32 (56.14%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (56.14%) ISDN
4 30 (52.63%) SDH
4 30 (52.63%) VoIP
4 30 (52.63%) Ericsson
4 30 (52.63%) MD110
4 30 (52.63%) Aastra
4 30 (52.63%) Sonus
5 25 (43.86%) Incident Management
5 25 (43.86%) Service Management
6 23 (40.35%) Security Cleared
7 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
7 21 (36.84%) H.323
8 20 (35.09%) Q.931
8 20 (35.09%) PBX
8 20 (35.09%) Firewall
9 15 (26.32%) Juniper
9 15 (26.32%) MPLS
9 15 (26.32%) OSPF
9 15 (26.32%) RTP
10 13 (22.81%) Softswitch
10 13 (22.81%) Internet
11 6 (10.53%) IVR
11 6 (10.53%) Siemens
12 5 (8.77%) Avaya
12 5 (8.77%) Nortel
12 5 (8.77%) Oracle

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.51%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (56.14%) ISDN
2 30 (52.63%) SDH
2 30 (52.63%) VoIP
2 30 (52.63%) MD110
3 21 (36.84%) H.323
4 20 (35.09%) Firewall
4 20 (35.09%) Q.931
4 20 (35.09%) PBX
5 15 (26.32%) MPLS
5 15 (26.32%) OSPF
5 15 (26.32%) RTP
6 13 (22.81%) Internet
6 13 (22.81%) Softswitch
7 5 (8.77%) Unified Communications
8 4 (7.02%) IP Telephony
9 3 (5.26%) DASS2
9 3 (5.26%) DHCP
10 2 (3.51%) RIP
10 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.51%) VPN
General
1 46 (80.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Voice Engineer
2 7 (12.28%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) NOC Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Incident Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.51%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Network Technician
7 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Project Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Installations Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Voice Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Data Network Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) SOAP
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
1 2 (3.51%) XML
1 2 (3.51%) VXML
1 2 (3.51%) JTAPI
1 2 (3.51%) Java EE
1 2 (3.51%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (3.51%) TAPI
1 2 (3.51%) CCXML
1 2 (3.51%) EJB
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) IVR
2 2 (3.51%) PKI
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Service Management
1 25 (43.86%) Incident Management
2 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.02%) Network Management
4 2 (3.51%) Time Management
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL
4 2 (3.51%) CRM
4 2 (3.51%) SOA
4 2 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.51%) WFM
4 2 (3.51%) Process Management
4 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.75%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) CCNA
1 32 (56.14%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (40.35%) Security Cleared
3 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) HND
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco
2 30 (52.63%) Ericsson
2 30 (52.63%) Aastra
2 30 (52.63%) Sonus
3 15 (26.32%) Juniper
4 6 (10.53%) Siemens
5 5 (8.77%) Nortel
5 5 (8.77%) Avaya
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle
5 5 (8.77%) Acme Packet
6 4 (7.02%) BT
7 2 (3.51%) Verint
7 2 (3.51%) Genesys
7 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.51%) Nokia
8 1 (1.75%) Mitel
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago