The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for QSIG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QSIG over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

QSIG
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 903 934
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 0 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England - 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.051% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 15
Median salary - £35,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.53%  
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -25.53%  

QSIG 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 13668 15747 17871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.32% 17.02% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11164 13219 14633
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

QSIG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for QSIG in England

QSIG
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for QSIG in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing QSIG 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 QSIG.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) SNMP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) 802.11
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) Mitel
1 8 (100.00%) Network Design
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 8 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

QSIG
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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) 802.11
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
1 8 (100.00%) SNMP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Network Design
1 8 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Mitel