The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SIGTRAN
Rank 213 203 210
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 15 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 0.79% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £51,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.43%
SIGTRAN
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
1613 1511 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.35% 28.52% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1090 1140
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SIGTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SIGTRAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SIGTRAN Salary Trend in Berkshire

SIGTRAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIGTRAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 +12 15 - -
SIGTRAN
South East

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SIGTRAN 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 SIGTRAN.

1 21 (95.45%) Telecoms
2 16 (72.73%) Wireless
2 16 (72.73%) SS7
2 16 (72.73%) Sybase
2 16 (72.73%) UNIX
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) GPRS
2 16 (72.73%) 3GPP
2 16 (72.73%) WCDMA
2 16 (72.73%) Ericsson
2 16 (72.73%) Huawei
2 16 (72.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 11 (50.00%) GGSN
4 9 (40.91%) NGN
5 7 (31.82%) SGSN
5 7 (31.82%) MGW
6 5 (22.73%) LTE
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) 3G
6 5 (22.73%) 2G
7 4 (18.18%) 2.5G
7 4 (18.18%) Information Security
7 4 (18.18%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 4 (18.18%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) GSM
7 4 (18.18%) LAN
7 4 (18.18%) C
7 4 (18.18%) Java

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SIGTRAN 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 SIGTRAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Wireless
1 16 (72.73%) SS7
1 16 (72.73%) GPRS
1 16 (72.73%) 3GPP
1 16 (72.73%) WCDMA
2 11 (50.00%) GGSN
3 9 (40.91%) NGN
4 7 (31.82%) SGSN
4 7 (31.82%) MGW
5 5 (22.73%) LTE
5 5 (22.73%) 3G
5 5 (22.73%) 2G
6 4 (18.18%) 2.5G
6 4 (18.18%) Firewall
6 4 (18.18%) GSM
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) DMZ
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 4 (18.18%) VLAN
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 21 (95.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) CS Core Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Director
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) UNIX
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Information Security
1 4 (18.18%) Security Management
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile Commerce
1 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
2 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
1 4 (18.18%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Sybase
1 16 (72.73%) Ericsson
1 16 (72.73%) Huawei
1 16 (72.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft