The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Q.931 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Q.931 over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Q.931
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 942 973
Rank change year-on-year +81 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Q.931 4 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% 0.045% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Median salary £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.27% -15.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.52% -22.72%  

Q.931 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13687 17840 20246
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.91% 17.19% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11119 14794 16041
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59%  

Q.931
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Q.931 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Q.931 in the UK

Q.931
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Q.931.

Salary trend for Q.931 in the UK

Q.931
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Q.931 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England +88 3 £55,000 +18.27%
London +71 3 £55,000 +17.33%

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Q.931 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 Q.931.

1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
1 13 (81.25%) SS7
1 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 9 (56.25%) Unified Communications
4 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 8 (50.00%) CCNP
4 8 (50.00%) VoIP
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (50.00%) H.323
5 6 (37.50%) SLA
6 5 (31.25%) CCDE
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (31.25%) CCNA
6 5 (31.25%) CCDA
6 5 (31.25%) CCDP
6 5 (31.25%) DSL
7 4 (25.00%) Presales
8 3 (18.75%) xDSL
8 3 (18.75%) Mitel
8 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
8 3 (18.75%) CCVP
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) ISUP
8 3 (18.75%) Juniper
8 3 (18.75%) Intranet
8 3 (18.75%) DWDM
8 3 (18.75%) MPLS

Q.931
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 13 (81.25%) SS7
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 9 (56.25%) Unified Communications
4 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 8 (50.00%) H.323
4 8 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (31.25%) DSL
6 3 (18.75%) ADSL
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) DPNSS
6 3 (18.75%) DWDM
6 3 (18.75%) Intranet
6 3 (18.75%) ISUP
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) PBX
6 3 (18.75%) SDH
6 3 (18.75%) xDSL
7 1 (6.25%) ATM
General
1 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Presales Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Field Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Mitel Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Mitel Field Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Support
6 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CCNP
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCDA
2 5 (31.25%) CCDE
2 5 (31.25%) CCDP
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) CCVP
3 3 (18.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
2 3 (18.75%) Mitel