The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £41,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-16.36% -1.78%
PSTN
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1140 658 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.34% 17.77% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 807 505 577
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PSTN across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PSTN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PSTN across the West Yorkshire region.

PSTN Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing PSTN 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 PSTN.

1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Siemens
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) PBX
1 7 (100.00%) H.323
1 7 (100.00%) Mitel
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Polycom
1 7 (100.00%) Lync
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) MCTS
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) UAG
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) PKI

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing PSTN 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 PSTN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Lync
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) H.323
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (100.00%) PBX
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Communications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (57.14%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) MCTS
1 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Siemens
1 7 (100.00%) Mitel
1 7 (100.00%) Polycom