The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank 887 932 932
Rank change year-on-year
+45 0
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 17 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.007% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.040% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 23
Median salary £38,000 £60,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.19% -3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £45,200 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £75,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-54.66% +76.47%
SIGTRAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15482 17404 19607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.89% 17.00% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12973 14406 15767
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SIGTRAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SIGTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in England

SIGTRAN
Salary Trend in England

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

SIGTRAN Salary Trend in England

SIGTRAN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIGTRAN across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in England

SIGTRAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIGTRAN within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East - 14 £38,000 -
North West - 2 £29,500 -
London +31 1 £42,500 -29.75%
SIGTRAN
UK

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing SIGTRAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SIGTRAN.

1 27 (84.38%) 3G
1 27 (84.38%) 4G
2 26 (81.25%) 2G
3 21 (65.63%) SCCP
4 20 (62.50%) SS7
5 19 (59.38%) ISEB
5 19 (59.38%) Defect Management
6 18 (56.25%) LTE
6 18 (56.25%) ISTQB
7 16 (50.00%) GSM
7 16 (50.00%) UMTS
7 16 (50.00%) VoIP
7 16 (50.00%) Wireshark
8 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
9 14 (43.75%) HP
9 14 (43.75%) tcpdump
9 14 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (40.63%) Test Planning
10 13 (40.63%) Diameter Protocol
11 11 (34.38%) INAP
11 11 (34.38%) TCAP
11 11 (34.38%) ISUP
12 9 (28.13%) SMPP
12 9 (28.13%) HTTP
12 9 (28.13%) Linux
12 9 (28.13%) SOAP
12 9 (28.13%) M3UA
12 9 (28.13%) SCTP
13 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 27 (84.38%) 3G
1 27 (84.38%) 4G
2 26 (81.25%) 2G
3 21 (65.63%) SCCP
4 20 (62.50%) SS7
5 18 (56.25%) LTE
6 16 (50.00%) GSM
6 16 (50.00%) UMTS
6 16 (50.00%) VoIP
6 16 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 14 (43.75%) tcpdump
8 13 (40.63%) Diameter Protocol
9 11 (34.38%) INAP
9 11 (34.38%) ISUP
9 11 (34.38%) TCAP
10 9 (28.13%) HTTP
10 9 (28.13%) M3UA
10 9 (28.13%) SCTP
10 9 (28.13%) SMPP
11 7 (21.88%) H.323
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (3.13%) CppUnit
General
1 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
1 8 (25.00%) Network Analyst
1 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Test Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Head of Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Management Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Defect Management
2 13 (40.63%) Test Planning
3 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 6 (18.75%) Network Management
4 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Test Management
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) System Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.25%) C++
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) ISEB
2 18 (56.25%) ISTQB
3 14 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) HP
2 5 (15.63%) Agilent
3 2 (6.25%) Ericsson
3 2 (6.25%) Redknee
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Huawei