The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 867 932
Rank change year-on-year +54 +65  
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 52 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.051% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.30% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 15
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,750 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,250 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +50.94%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13674 15681 17859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.37% 16.97% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34087 39672 43359
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PSTN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PSTN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PSTN in England

PSTN
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PSTN in England

PSTN
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PSTN in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PSTN in England

PSTN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South East +55 32 £47,500 +18.75%
North of England -4 7 £22,500 -23.72% 1
London +29 5 £75,000 +98.67% 3
North West -35 5 £22,500 -23.72% 1
East Midlands +29 4 £25,000 -31.50%
Midlands +12 4 £25,000 -16.66% 1
East of England -12 2 £32,500 -46.93%
Yorkshire - 2 £19,750 -
PSTN
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 61 (64.21%) PBX
2 57 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 55 (57.89%) Windows
4 54 (56.84%) Microsoft
4 54 (56.84%) Active Directory
4 54 (56.84%) Office 365
4 54 (56.84%) Skype
5 52 (54.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (54.74%) Windows Server
6 51 (53.68%) Hyper-V
7 50 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
8 49 (51.58%) SCCM
9 48 (50.53%) SCOM
9 48 (50.53%) Identity Management
10 44 (46.32%) DNS
11 43 (45.26%) DHCP
12 42 (44.21%) IaaS
12 42 (44.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (35.79%) LDAP
14 30 (31.58%) Kerberos
14 30 (31.58%) PowerShell
15 29 (30.53%) PaaS
16 22 (23.16%) Telecoms
17 20 (21.05%) ISDN
18 18 (18.95%) Cisco
19 17 (17.89%) WAN
20 16 (16.84%) LAN
20 16 (16.84%) VoIP
20 16 (16.84%) Unified Communications
21 14 (14.74%) ITIL

PSTN
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 57 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 54 (56.84%) Office 365
2 50 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (44.21%) IaaS
3 42 (44.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (30.53%) PaaS
5 13 (13.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (8.42%) SaaS
7 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 61 (64.21%) PBX
2 54 (56.84%) Skype
3 44 (46.32%) DNS
4 43 (45.26%) DHCP
5 34 (35.79%) LDAP
6 30 (31.58%) Kerberos
7 20 (21.05%) ISDN
8 17 (17.89%) WAN
9 16 (16.84%) LAN
9 16 (16.84%) Unified Communications
9 16 (16.84%) VoIP
10 11 (11.58%) ADSL
11 10 (10.53%) MPLS
12 9 (9.47%) Broadband
12 9 (9.47%) Network Security
13 8 (8.42%) Ethernet
13 8 (8.42%) Firewall
13 8 (8.42%) X.25
14 7 (7.37%) 4G
14 7 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (23.16%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.16%) Banking
2 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Advertising
3 1 (1.05%) Marketing
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Cloud Engineer
3 16 (16.84%) Analyst
3 16 (16.84%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Engineer
4 13 (13.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Office 365 Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) 802.1X
2 5 (5.26%) Web Services
3 3 (3.16%) XMPP
4 1 (1.05%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (1.05%) REST
4 1 (1.05%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Greenfield Project
1 13 (13.68%) PKI
2 12 (12.63%) BYOD
3 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.11%) Digital Signage
4 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) APACS
5 1 (1.05%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.05%) EMV
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.05%) Handset
5 1 (1.05%) IPTV
5 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.05%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 55 (57.89%) Windows
2 52 (54.74%) Windows Server
2 52 (54.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (7.37%) Linux
4 5 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.16%) Unix
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.53%) Identity Management
2 14 (14.74%) ITIL
3 13 (13.68%) Email Filtering
3 13 (13.68%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (13.68%) Patch Management
3 13 (13.68%) Service Design
4 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 9 (9.47%) Migration
7 8 (8.42%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.42%) Task Automation
8 7 (7.37%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.37%) Validation
9 6 (6.32%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (6.32%) Project Management
10 3 (3.16%) Information Security
10 3 (3.16%) Network Design
10 3 (3.16%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (3.16%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.16%) C
3 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.11%) Python
4 1 (1.05%) C#
4 1 (1.05%) C++
4 1 (1.05%) Java
4 1 (1.05%) Perl
4 1 (1.05%) PHP
4 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.53%) CCNP
3 7 (7.37%) CCNA
4 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.16%) CCVP
6 2 (2.11%) MCITP
6 2 (2.11%) MCSE
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.05%) GCIH
7 1 (1.05%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 54 (56.84%) Active Directory
2 51 (53.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.11%) Firmware
4 1 (1.05%) Docker
4 1 (1.05%) Squid
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (51.58%) SCCM
2 48 (50.53%) SCOM
3 8 (8.42%) Puppet
3 8 (8.42%) Terraform
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.05%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 54 (56.84%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.95%) Cisco
3 7 (7.37%) F5
4 6 (6.32%) Cyberoam
5 4 (4.21%) Avaya
5 4 (4.21%) Siemens
6 3 (3.16%) Etrali
6 3 (3.16%) Red Box
6 3 (3.16%) Speakerbus
7 2 (2.11%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.11%) Lotus
7 2 (2.11%) Mitel
7 2 (2.11%) NEC
7 2 (2.11%) Nortel
7 2 (2.11%) Panasonic
7 2 (2.11%) Samsung
7 2 (2.11%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.05%) BT
8 1 (1.05%) Juniper
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle
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