Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PSTN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PSTN over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Public Switched Telecom Network (PSTN)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 540 552 556
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 +65
Permanent jobs citing PSTN 6 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.021% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.32% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 25
South East median annual salary £19,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.55% -8.33% +41.18%
10th Percentile £16,750 £26,225 £21,000
90th Percentile £24,450 £64,150 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +53.85% -13.33% -21.05%

PSTN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,467 5,395 7,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.62% 17.61% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,514 4,300 5,965
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

PSTN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PSTN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PSTN in the South East

PSTN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PSTN in the South East

PSTN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PSTN within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +10 4 £19,500 -71.32%
West Sussex - 1 £24,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
PSTN
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing PSTN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PSTN.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) ArchiMate
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) MODAF
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Windows

PSTN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Broadband
2 2 (33.33%) ISDN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) ISUP
3 1 (16.67%) SDH
3 1 (16.67%) Softswitch
3 1 (16.67%) SS7
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Support
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ArchiMate
1 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) MODAF
1 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) Draytek
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Nortel