Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DECT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DECT over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1183 1209 1301
Rank change year-on-year +26 +92 +22
Permanent jobs citing DECT 6 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.021% 0.031% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +34.33% -16.25%
10th Percentile £44,250 £31,150 £30,450
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +34.33% -16.25%

DECT 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28103 31773 36415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.63% 16.99% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22762 26008 30095
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DECT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DECT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DECT in the UK

DECT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DECT in the UK

DECT
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DECT within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +30 6 £45,000 -
England +47 5 £45,000 -
South West - 5 £45,000 -
Scotland -20 1 £47,500 +11.76%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing DECT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DECT.

1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Mitel
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) WLAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) CCTV
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (66.67%) 3PAR
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Xerox
4 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
4 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
4 1 (16.67%) Panasonic
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Toshiba

DECT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CCTV
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Mitel
2 4 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 4 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Xerox
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) NEC
3 1 (16.67%) Panasonic
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) Toshiba
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam