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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
Rank 871 952 963
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +11
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 11 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.072% 0.068% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 14
Median salary - £49,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +81.48%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +85.18%

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
15336 17617 20479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.64% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12445 14550 16505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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
Top 5 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 10 December 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
England +60 11 - -
South East +74 9 - -
Dartford - 8 - -
Kent - 8 - -
South West +13 2 - -

DPNSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 24 (96.00%) DHCP
1 24 (96.00%) Mitel
2 22 (88.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 22 (88.00%) QSIG
2 22 (88.00%) WAN
2 22 (88.00%) Firewall
3 21 (84.00%) Wireless
3 21 (84.00%) IPsec
3 21 (84.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (84.00%) 802.11
3 21 (84.00%) MPLS
3 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) SNMP
3 21 (84.00%) DNS
3 21 (84.00%) Network Security
3 21 (84.00%) 802.1X
4 18 (72.00%) Network Design
5 10 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (16.00%) SLA
9 3 (12.00%) ADSL
9 3 (12.00%) MCP
9 3 (12.00%) Q.931

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 (8.00%) IIS
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) DHCP
2 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 22 (88.00%) LAN
2 22 (88.00%) QSIG
2 22 (88.00%) WAN
3 21 (84.00%) 802.11
3 21 (84.00%) DNS
3 21 (84.00%) IPsec
3 21 (84.00%) MPLS
3 21 (84.00%) Network Security
3 21 (84.00%) SNMP
3 21 (84.00%) Wireless
4 10 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.00%) ADSL
6 3 (12.00%) Intranet
6 3 (12.00%) Q.931
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (8.00%) Telepresence
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Network Engineer
1 19 (76.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 19 (76.00%) Security Engineer
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Network Support
4 6 (24.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Mitel Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Network Design
2 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 10 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Mitel
2 22 (88.00%) Cisco
3 21 (84.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.00%) Siemens