The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
Rank 253 209 219
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +10
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.057% 0.095% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.52% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £56,250 £22,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+155.68% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% +0.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1344 967 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.01% 18.29% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 752 762
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 £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
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
England

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PSTN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

PSTN Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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 - 4 £56,250 -
PSTN
England

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (100.00%) MPLS
2 11 (91.67%) Blackberry
2 11 (91.67%) Mitel
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Siemens
2 11 (91.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (91.67%) Polycom
2 11 (91.67%) Lync
2 11 (91.67%) Unified Communications
2 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (83.33%) PBX
3 10 (83.33%) H.323
4 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) SMTP
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) MCSE
5 7 (58.33%) MCTS
5 7 (58.33%) MCITP
5 7 (58.33%) Change Management
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (41.67%) UAG
7 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (41.67%) PKI

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (91.67%) MS Exchange
1 11 (91.67%) Lync
1 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) MPLS
2 11 (91.67%) Unified Communications
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
3 10 (83.33%) PBX
3 10 (83.33%) H.323
4 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) SMTP
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Communications Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (41.67%) PKI
3 3 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Load Balancing
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (58.33%) MCTS
1 7 (58.33%) MCITP
1 7 (58.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) Siemens
1 11 (91.67%) Mitel
1 11 (91.67%) Polycom
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco