The first table below looks at the demand for SGSN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 846 817 855
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +38
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 23 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.012% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.064% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average salary - £47,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +22.72%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19338 18686 19987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.68% 18.39% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15600 15094 16701
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SGSN
UK

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SGSN Jobs Demand Trend in England

SGSN
Salary Trend in England

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

SGSN Salary Trend in England

SGSN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
South East -6 12 - - 1
London -30 11 £35,000 -36.36%
SGSN
UK

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 37 (92.50%) GGSN
2 31 (77.50%) Telecoms
3 25 (62.50%) 3G
4 22 (55.00%) LTE
5 18 (45.00%) Broadband
6 17 (42.50%) GPRS
7 16 (40.00%) 3GPP
7 16 (40.00%) UMTS
8 15 (37.50%) GSM
8 15 (37.50%) Wireless
9 14 (35.00%) WCDMA
10 11 (27.50%) CCNP
10 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (27.50%) Marketing
10 11 (27.50%) Network Architecture
11 10 (25.00%) Smart Meter
11 10 (25.00%) CCNA
12 9 (22.50%) Internet
12 9 (22.50%) Validation
12 9 (22.50%) Multimedia
12 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
12 9 (22.50%) Smartphone
13 5 (12.50%) Huawei
14 3 (7.50%) 2G
14 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
14 3 (7.50%) 4G
15 2 (5.00%) MGW
15 2 (5.00%) WAN
15 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (5.00%) Megaco

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 37 (92.50%) GGSN
2 25 (62.50%) 3G
3 22 (55.00%) LTE
4 18 (45.00%) Broadband
5 17 (42.50%) GPRS
6 16 (40.00%) 3GPP
6 16 (40.00%) UMTS
7 15 (37.50%) GSM
7 15 (37.50%) Wireless
8 14 (35.00%) WCDMA
9 9 (22.50%) Internet
10 3 (7.50%) 2G
10 3 (7.50%) 4G
11 2 (5.00%) MGW
11 2 (5.00%) WAN
11 2 (5.00%) Megaco
11 2 (5.00%) ISUP
11 2 (5.00%) SCCP
11 2 (5.00%) CDMA
11 2 (5.00%) PSTN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 31 (77.50%) Telecoms
2 11 (27.50%) Marketing
3 9 (22.50%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Tester
2 11 (27.50%) Core Network Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Test Manager
3 9 (22.50%) Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Design Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Lead Tester
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Design Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Network Support
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 9 (22.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) UNIX
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (5.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Network Architecture
2 9 (22.50%) Validation
2 9 (22.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) CCNP
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) CCIE
3 1 (2.50%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Huawei
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.50%) Agilent
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EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago