The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QSIG over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QSIG
Rank 917 926 961
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +35
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 6 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.033% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% 0.18% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 5
Median salary £49,500 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.31% -6.00%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £47,000 -
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -

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
16860 19137 20239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.16% 17.87% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13984 15332 16204
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing QSIG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QSIG
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QSIG within the UK.

QSIG Salary Trend in the UK

QSIG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QSIG over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

QSIG Salary Histogram in the UK

QSIG
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QSIG within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
Wales -1 4 £49,750 +4.18%
South Wales - 2 £49,750 -
Bridgend - 2 £49,750 -
South East +23 1 - -
North Wales +3 1 £27,500 -42.40%
England +2 1 - -
Dartford - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing QSIG 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 QSIG.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) DPNSS
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) PSTN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
4 3 (42.86%) PBX
5 2 (28.57%) CGI
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Mitel
5 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (28.57%) CCVP
6 1 (14.29%) Sonus
6 1 (14.29%) Verint
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Telepresence
6 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
6 1 (14.29%) Ticket Management
6 1 (14.29%) Escalation Management
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

QSIG
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 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DPNSS
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) PSTN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) PBX
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (14.29%) 802.11
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) H.323
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) Telepresence
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CGI
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) Escalation Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCVP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) CNA
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Novell Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens
3 1 (14.29%) Sonus
3 1 (14.29%) Verint