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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 850 885 855
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -30
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 33 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.019% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 11
Average salary £47,750 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.03% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £36,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £31,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
+54.03% +51.21%

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

DPNSS Salary Histogram in the UK

DPNSS
Top 23 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 22 May 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 +36 23 £48,500 +56.45% 1
Wales - 10 £47,750 -
North Wales - 10 £47,750 -
South East -2 7 £50,000 +61.29%
London +49 6 £48,250 -1.02%
Wiltshire 0 5 £39,000 +39.28%
South West -7 5 £39,000 +43.11%
North West - 5 £53,250 - 1
Colwyn Bay - 4 £48,500 -
Conwy - 4 £48,500 -
Hampshire -10 3 £24,000 -22.58%
Surrey - 3 £77,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £51,000 - 1
City of London - 3 £46,000 -
Chester - 3 £51,000 - 1
Chippenham +5 2 £26,750 -4.46%
Manchester - 2 £54,000 -
Reigate - 2 £77,500 -
Southampton - 2 £24,000 -
Basingstoke +8 1 £31,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Wrexham - 1 £56,500 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (94.12%) VoIP
2 42 (82.35%) Cisco
2 42 (82.35%) ITIL
3 41 (80.39%) QSIG
4 40 (78.43%) PBX
5 39 (76.47%) LAN
6 38 (74.51%) WAN
7 37 (72.55%) ISO 9001
7 37 (72.55%) CCNA
7 37 (72.55%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (70.59%) SLA
9 31 (60.78%) Lync
10 29 (56.86%) Operations Management
10 29 (56.86%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (17.65%) Siemens
12 8 (15.69%) ISDN
12 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
12 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
13 6 (11.76%) Unified Communications
13 6 (11.76%) Windows
13 6 (11.76%) Avaya
13 6 (11.76%) Nortel
13 6 (11.76%) Process Management
14 5 (9.80%) Change Management
14 5 (9.80%) Firewall
14 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
14 5 (9.80%) Workflow
14 5 (9.80%) VMware
14 5 (9.80%) TETRA
14 5 (9.80%) DASS2

DPNSS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (60.78%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (94.12%) VoIP
2 41 (80.39%) QSIG
3 40 (78.43%) PBX
4 39 (76.47%) LAN
5 38 (74.51%) WAN
6 8 (15.69%) ISDN
7 6 (11.76%) Unified Communications
8 5 (9.80%) Firewall
8 5 (9.80%) TETRA
8 5 (9.80%) DASS2
8 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.84%) MPLS
10 3 (5.88%) PSTN
11 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.92%) RTP
12 1 (1.96%) MD110
12 1 (1.96%) DSL
12 1 (1.96%) MGCP
12 1 (1.96%) H.323
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Voice Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Support
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Communications Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Voice Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Junior
7 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) JTAPI
2 1 (1.96%) VXML
2 1 (1.96%) EJB
2 1 (1.96%) SOAP
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (1.96%) TAPI
2 1 (1.96%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (1.96%) CCXML
2 1 (1.96%) Java EE
2 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) IVR
1 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) ITIL
2 29 (56.86%) Operations Management
3 6 (11.76%) Process Management
4 5 (9.80%) Change Management
4 5 (9.80%) Workflow
5 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (3.92%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) SOA
7 1 (1.96%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (72.55%) CCNA
1 37 (72.55%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (56.86%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.88%) MCSE
4 3 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (72.55%) ISO 9001
2 36 (70.59%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Cisco
2 9 (17.65%) Siemens
3 6 (11.76%) Avaya
3 6 (11.76%) Nortel
4 5 (9.80%) VMware
5 4 (7.84%) Mitel
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
7 1 (1.96%) Genesys
7 1 (1.96%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.96%) Aastra
7 1 (1.96%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.96%) Sonus
7 1 (1.96%) Verint
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