The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank 887 900 854
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -46
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 15 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.024% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.094% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 12
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +131.48%
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
15991 17961 17194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.36% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13428 14662 13527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 +27 13 £65,000 +4.00% 1
South East -7 2 - -
SIGTRAN
UK

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (74.36%) TCAP
2 27 (69.23%) SS7
3 25 (64.10%) Telecoms
4 24 (61.54%) GSM
5 23 (58.97%) Unix
5 23 (58.97%) Linux
6 20 (51.28%) SMPP
6 20 (51.28%) INAP
7 19 (48.72%) Computer Science
8 17 (43.59%) SCCP
9 15 (38.46%) 3G
10 14 (35.90%) VoIP
10 14 (35.90%) 4G
10 14 (35.90%) 2G
10 14 (35.90%) Diameter Protocol
11 13 (33.33%) SQL
11 13 (33.33%) SOAP
12 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
12 12 (30.77%) Network Design
13 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
13 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (28.21%) Validation
13 11 (28.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (28.21%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
13 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
13 11 (28.21%) VLAN
13 11 (28.21%) GPRS
13 11 (28.21%) STL
13 11 (28.21%) .NET

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (2.56%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) TCAP
2 27 (69.23%) SS7
3 24 (61.54%) GSM
4 20 (51.28%) INAP
4 20 (51.28%) SMPP
5 17 (43.59%) SCCP
6 15 (38.46%) 3G
7 14 (35.90%) 2G
7 14 (35.90%) 4G
7 14 (35.90%) Diameter Protocol
7 14 (35.90%) VoIP
8 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
9 11 (28.21%) GPRS
9 11 (28.21%) RTP
9 11 (28.21%) VLAN
9 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
10 10 (25.64%) HTTP
10 10 (25.64%) M3UA
10 10 (25.64%) SCTP
11 9 (23.08%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.26%) NetBeans
2 2 (5.13%) Ant
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
General
1 25 (64.10%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.51%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) C++ Developer
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Linux Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Tester
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Tester
4 4 (10.26%) C++/Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Head of Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Management Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Network Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Network Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Testing Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Graduate Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Penetration Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) SOAP
2 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (28.21%) STL
3 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
3 4 (10.26%) JMS
3 4 (10.26%) REST
3 4 (10.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) SPML
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Handset
2 3 (7.69%) Telematics
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Linux
1 23 (58.97%) Unix
2 11 (28.21%) Solaris
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (5.13%) VMS
4 1 (2.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Network Design
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
2 11 (28.21%) OO
2 11 (28.21%) Performance Optimisation
2 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Validation
3 10 (25.64%) Test Management
3 10 (25.64%) Test Planning
4 8 (20.51%) Software Delivery
4 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.82%) Defect Management
5 5 (12.82%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) C++
2 11 (28.21%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) ISEB
1 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Agilent
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Symbian
5 1 (2.56%) Nokia
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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