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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QSIG
Rank 904 956 979
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +23
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 14 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.087% 0.039% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Median salary £41,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.83% +26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-30.83% +23.07%

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
16184 17957 20944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.59% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13281 14920 16516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 6 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 September 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 +49 14 £41,500 -30.83% 1
South East - 13 £41,500 - 1
Kent - 13 £41,500 - 1
Dartford - 12 - - 1
North West +16 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco
3 18 (78.26%) WAN
3 18 (78.26%) LAN
3 18 (78.26%) DPNSS
4 17 (73.91%) MPLS
5 16 (69.57%) Network Security
5 16 (69.57%) 802.1X
5 16 (69.57%) CheckPoint
5 16 (69.57%) 802.11
5 16 (69.57%) DNS
5 16 (69.57%) DHCP
5 16 (69.57%) SNMP
5 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 16 (69.57%) Wireless
5 16 (69.57%) IPsec
5 16 (69.57%) Mitel
6 15 (65.22%) IP Telephony
6 15 (65.22%) VMware
7 12 (52.17%) Network Design
8 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 11 (47.83%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (26.09%) PBX
9 6 (26.09%) VoIP
10 5 (21.74%) Avaya
10 5 (21.74%) H.323
11 4 (17.39%) EMC
11 4 (17.39%) .NET
11 4 (17.39%) CMS

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 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) DPNSS
2 18 (78.26%) LAN
2 18 (78.26%) WAN
3 17 (73.91%) MPLS
4 16 (69.57%) 802.11
4 16 (69.57%) DHCP
4 16 (69.57%) DNS
4 16 (69.57%) IPsec
4 16 (69.57%) Network Security
4 16 (69.57%) SNMP
4 16 (69.57%) Wireless
5 15 (65.22%) IP Telephony
6 6 (26.09%) PBX
6 6 (26.09%) VoIP
7 5 (21.74%) H.323
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (13.04%) Telepresence
8 3 (13.04%) WLAN
9 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (4.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
1 13 (56.52%) Network Security Engineer
1 13 (56.52%) Security Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Network Support
4 6 (26.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Avaya Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (13.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) 802.1X
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Network Design
2 4 (17.39%) Escalation Management
2 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
2 4 (17.39%) Ticket Management
3 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCVP
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) CNA
2 1 (4.35%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 11 (47.83%) Virtual Servers
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 16 (69.57%) CheckPoint
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) Mitel
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Avaya
5 4 (17.39%) EMC
5 4 (17.39%) Verint
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
6 3 (13.04%) Siemens
7 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
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