The first table below looks at the demand for SIGTRAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN 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
SIGTRAN
Rank 843 797 865
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +68
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 26 32 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.031% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.17% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 6
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +64.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £44,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £60,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +130.76%
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
SIGTRAN
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SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIGTRAN across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in England

SIGTRAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIGTRAN 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
London -21 21 £62,500 +19.04% 1
South East -31 4 £40,000 -25.58% 2
East of England -7 1 £47,500 - 1
SIGTRAN
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SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 133 (96.38%) Telecoms
2 124 (89.86%) SS7
3 96 (69.57%) 4G
4 91 (65.94%) TCAP
5 90 (65.22%) INAP
6 89 (64.49%) Erlang
7 74 (53.62%) Network Architecture
8 57 (41.30%) Linux
9 32 (23.19%) UNIX
10 27 (19.57%) Solaris
11 24 (17.39%) GSM
12 23 (16.67%) Network Design
13 22 (15.94%) TCP/IP
14 19 (13.77%) C++
15 17 (12.32%) STL
15 17 (12.32%) RTP
15 17 (12.32%) Software Engineering
15 17 (12.32%) VLAN
15 17 (12.32%) Multithreading
15 17 (12.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 16 (11.59%) Java
16 16 (11.59%) SQL
17 15 (10.87%) 3G
18 14 (10.14%) Degree
19 10 (7.25%) 2G
19 10 (7.25%) Wireless
19 10 (7.25%) Project Management
19 10 (7.25%) Ericsson
20 9 (6.52%) LDAP
20 9 (6.52%) Computer Science

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.35%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 124 (89.86%) SS7
2 96 (69.57%) 4G
3 91 (65.94%) TCAP
4 90 (65.22%) INAP
5 24 (17.39%) GSM
6 22 (15.94%) TCP/IP
7 17 (12.32%) RTP
7 17 (12.32%) VLAN
8 15 (10.87%) 3G
9 10 (7.25%) 2G
9 10 (7.25%) Wireless
10 9 (6.52%) LDAP
11 7 (5.07%) SMPP
11 7 (5.07%) VoIP
12 6 (4.35%) HTTP
12 6 (4.35%) MVNO
13 5 (3.62%) DNS
14 4 (2.90%) Internet
14 4 (2.90%) CDMA
14 4 (2.90%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) CppUnit
1 1 (0.72%) JMeter
General
1 133 (96.38%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.80%) Finance
3 7 (5.07%) Billing
4 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (31.16%) Developer
1 43 (31.16%) Senior Developer
2 37 (26.81%) Designer
3 20 (14.49%) Senior Test Engineer
3 20 (14.49%) Test Engineer
4 12 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) IP Engineer
5 10 (7.25%) Senior IP Engineer
6 7 (5.07%) C++ Developer
6 7 (5.07%) Senior C++ Developer
7 6 (4.35%) Network Designer
7 6 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.35%) Network Manager
8 4 (2.90%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (2.90%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.32%) STL
1 17 (12.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (5.07%) .NET
2 7 (5.07%) SOAP
3 1 (0.72%) Spring
3 1 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.35%) Clustering
3 4 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.45%) Physics
5 1 (0.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.30%) Linux
2 32 (23.19%) UNIX
3 27 (19.57%) Solaris
4 6 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.45%) Windows
5 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (53.62%) Network Architecture
2 23 (16.67%) Network Design
3 17 (12.32%) Software Engineering
3 17 (12.32%) Multithreading
4 10 (7.25%) Project Management
5 8 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.07%) OO
6 7 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.35%) Supplier Management
8 3 (2.17%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.45%) ITIL
9 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.45%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (1.45%) Software Testing
9 2 (1.45%) Regression Testing
9 2 (1.45%) Logistics
9 2 (1.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (1.45%) Time Management
10 1 (0.72%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (0.72%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 89 (64.49%) Erlang
2 19 (13.77%) C++
3 16 (11.59%) Java
3 16 (11.59%) SQL
4 8 (5.80%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.07%) PowerHouse
5 7 (5.07%) C#
6 6 (4.35%) Perl
7 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.17%) C
9 2 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.17%) JNCIA
3 3 (2.17%) RHCE
3 3 (2.17%) CCNA
4 2 (1.45%) PMP
4 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.72%) CCIE
5 1 (0.72%) CCNP
5 1 (0.72%) CCIP
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (2.90%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Ericsson
2 8 (5.80%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 7 (5.07%) Oracle
4 6 (4.35%) Veritas
4 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.35%) Huawei
5 5 (3.62%) Cisco
6 4 (2.90%) Citrix
6 4 (2.90%) Redknee
7 3 (2.17%) Sun
7 3 (2.17%) Juniper
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Nokia
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