The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PSTN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PSTN over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 178 199 217
Rank change year-on-year +21 +18  
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 7 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 1.23% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Median salary £62,500 £61,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +40.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +33.33%  

PSTN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 802 1299 1460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.11% 26.32% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 614 1072 941
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

PSTN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PSTN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for PSTN in Berkshire

PSTN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PSTN in Berkshire

PSTN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PSTN in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PSTN in Berkshire

PSTN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Reading +28 1 £45,000 -21.73%
PSTN
South East

PSTN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing PSTN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 7 (46.67%) Network Design
2 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 7 (46.67%) Product Management
2 7 (46.67%) xDSL
2 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
2 7 (46.67%) Broadband
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DOCSIS
2 7 (46.67%) DSLAM
2 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 7 (46.67%) Skype
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) PBX
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) LDAP
4 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 5 (33.33%) PaaS
4 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) SCCM
4 5 (33.33%) SCOM
4 5 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

PSTN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) IaaS
2 5 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
4 1 (6.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Broadband
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
1 7 (46.67%) DOCSIS
1 7 (46.67%) DSLAM
1 7 (46.67%) Ethernet
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) Skype
1 7 (46.67%) xDSL
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) PBX
3 5 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 5 (33.33%) LDAP
3 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) ISDN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) POP3
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Broadband Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Sales Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (6.67%) PBX Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
1 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Network Design
1 7 (46.67%) Product Management
1 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) E-Discovery
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
1 5 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Acme Packet
3 1 (6.67%) BroadSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Draytek
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Polycom
3 1 (6.67%) Sonus