The table below looks at the statistics for SGSN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 208 232 217
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 21 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 - £40,000
SGSN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1828 1779 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.02% 29.46% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 1242 1147
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +6.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SGSN across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SGSN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SGSN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SGSN across the Berkshire region.

SGSN Salary Trend in Berkshire

SGSN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SGSN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SGSN Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SGSN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 13 £50,000 - 1
Slough - 1 £38,500 -
Newbury - 1 £55,000 -
SGSN
South East

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SGSN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SGSN.

1 27 (87.10%) GGSN
2 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
3 19 (61.29%) GPRS
4 13 (41.94%) Internet
5 12 (38.71%) 3G
5 12 (38.71%) GSM
5 12 (38.71%) UNIX
5 12 (38.71%) WCDMA
5 12 (38.71%) 3GPP
5 12 (38.71%) LTE
6 11 (35.48%) Wireless
7 9 (29.03%) UMTS
8 8 (25.81%) Broadband
8 8 (25.81%) CDMA
8 8 (25.81%) Huawei
8 8 (25.81%) Smartphone
8 8 (25.81%) Validation
8 8 (25.81%) MGW
9 7 (22.58%) Firewall
9 7 (22.58%) Ericsson
9 7 (22.58%) Sybase
9 7 (22.58%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) VPN
10 6 (19.35%) SIGTRAN
11 5 (16.13%) IMAP
11 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
11 5 (16.13%) VLAN
11 5 (16.13%) Marketing
11 5 (16.13%) HTTP
11 5 (16.13%) SS7

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SGSN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SGSN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) GGSN
2 19 (61.29%) GPRS
3 13 (41.94%) Internet
4 12 (38.71%) 3G
4 12 (38.71%) LTE
4 12 (38.71%) GSM
4 12 (38.71%) 3GPP
4 12 (38.71%) WCDMA
5 11 (35.48%) Wireless
6 9 (29.03%) UMTS
7 8 (25.81%) Broadband
7 8 (25.81%) CDMA
7 8 (25.81%) MGW
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) VPN
9 6 (19.35%) SIGTRAN
10 5 (16.13%) HTTP
10 5 (16.13%) POP3
10 5 (16.13%) SMTP
10 5 (16.13%) SS7
General
1 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Design Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Design Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) Escalation Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Core Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
1 5 (16.13%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) UNIX
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Validation
2 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Network Design
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNP
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.23%) CCIP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Huawei
2 7 (22.58%) Ericsson
2 7 (22.58%) Sybase
3 5 (16.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Nokia
5 1 (3.23%) Siemens
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