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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
QSIG
UK
Rank 831 938 950
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +12
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 10 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.001% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.075% 0.006% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 16
Median salary - £43,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.57%
UK excluding London median salary - £43,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%

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
13374 17501 19412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.15% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10923 14537 15658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Top 4 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +109 10 - -
South East +73 10 - -
Dartford - 10 - -
Kent - 10 - -

QSIG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) WAN
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
1 19 (100.00%) SNMP
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) 802.11
1 19 (100.00%) MPLS
1 19 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
1 19 (100.00%) IPsec
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) Mitel
1 19 (100.00%) Network Design
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
1 19 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 17 (89.47%) Data Centre
2 17 (89.47%) Translating Business Requirements
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) Telepresence
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
4 2 (10.53%) WLAN
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) IIS

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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) 802.11
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) IPsec
1 19 (100.00%) LAN
1 19 (100.00%) MPLS
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
1 19 (100.00%) SNMP
1 19 (100.00%) WAN
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
3 2 (10.53%) Telepresence
3 2 (10.53%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 19 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Network Design
2 17 (89.47%) Translating Business Requirements
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Mitel
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
2 2 (10.53%) Siemens
2 2 (10.53%) VMware