The table below looks at the statistics for PSTN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 254 214 219
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +5
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% 0.11% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.64% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £62,500 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+190.69% -46.25%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +3.22%
PSTN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1427 942 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.45% 17.43% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 712 852
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PSTN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PSTN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PSTN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

PSTN Salary Trend in Yorkshire

PSTN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 2 £62,500 -
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Siemens
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 11 (100.00%) Mitel
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 11 (100.00%) Polycom
1 11 (100.00%) Lync
1 11 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (90.91%) PBX
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) H.323
3 9 (81.82%) SMTP
4 7 (63.64%) Change Management
4 7 (63.64%) MCTS
4 7 (63.64%) MCITP
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) MCSE
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (45.45%) PKI
6 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (45.45%) UAG

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) Lync
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 10 (90.91%) PBX
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) H.323
3 9 (81.82%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Communications Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (45.45%) PKI
3 3 (27.27%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) MCTS
1 7 (63.64%) MCITP
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (63.64%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Siemens
1 11 (100.00%) Mitel
1 11 (100.00%) Polycom