Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DPNSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DPNSS over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Private Network Signaling System (DPNSS)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1183 1194 1287
Rank change year-on-year +11 +93 -1
Permanent jobs citing DPNSS 15 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.054% 0.075% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 24
UK median annual salary £24,250 - £49,000
10th Percentile £22,125 - £25,750
90th Percentile £54,275 - £64,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £24,250 - £35,750

DPNSS 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 27907 32032 36420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.66% 16.98% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22586 26216 30097
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

DPNSS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DPNSS in the UK

DPNSS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DPNSS in the UK

DPNSS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DPNSS over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DPNSS in the UK

DPNSS
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DPNSS within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +32 15 £24,250 -
UK excluding London +29 15 £24,250 -
South East +47 13 £57,500 -
South West +29 2 £24,250 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing DPNSS 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 DPNSS.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (73.33%) 802.1X
3 11 (73.33%) Wireless
3 11 (73.33%) IPsec
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) LAN
3 11 (73.33%) DNS
3 11 (73.33%) WAN
3 11 (73.33%) DHCP
3 11 (73.33%) SNMP
3 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
3 11 (73.33%) 802.11
3 11 (73.33%) MPLS
3 11 (73.33%) QSIG
4 10 (66.67%) HP
4 10 (66.67%) WLAN
4 10 (66.67%) Blue Coat
4 10 (66.67%) ProxySG
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (66.67%) Telepresence
4 10 (66.67%) ProCurve
4 10 (66.67%) Riverbed
4 10 (66.67%) Aruba
4 10 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) DASS2
6 4 (26.67%) PBX
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP

DPNSS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) 802.11
1 11 (73.33%) DHCP
1 11 (73.33%) DNS
1 11 (73.33%) IPsec
1 11 (73.33%) LAN
1 11 (73.33%) MPLS
1 11 (73.33%) QSIG
1 11 (73.33%) SNMP
1 11 (73.33%) WAN
1 11 (73.33%) Wireless
2 10 (66.67%) Telepresence
2 10 (66.67%) WLAN
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) DASS2
4 4 (26.67%) PBX
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) ISDN
5 2 (13.33%) Megaco
5 2 (13.33%) MGCP
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Communications Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Voice Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 10 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Aruba
4 10 (66.67%) Blue Coat
4 10 (66.67%) HP
4 10 (66.67%) ProCurve
4 10 (66.67%) Riverbed
5 2 (13.33%) Nortel
5 2 (13.33%) Siemens
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel