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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SIGTRAN
Rank 873 866 823
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -43
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 11 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.021% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 11
Average salary £60,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
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
17213 19493 17790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.84% 18.19% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14343 15539 14459
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
London +3 7 £60,500 -3.20% 1
South East +14 4 - -
SIGTRAN
UK

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (75.00%) SS7
2 14 (70.00%) UNIX
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) TCAP
4 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (50.00%) GSM
6 8 (40.00%) RTP
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (35.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) C#
7 7 (35.00%) C++
7 7 (35.00%) Java
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) STL
7 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) VLAN
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) Network Design
7 7 (35.00%) INAP
7 7 (35.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
7 7 (35.00%) iptables
8 6 (30.00%) Diameter Protocol
8 6 (30.00%) 2G
8 6 (30.00%) 3G
9 5 (25.00%) Ericsson
10 4 (20.00%) SCCP
10 4 (20.00%) Degree

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (15.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) SS7
2 13 (65.00%) TCAP
3 10 (50.00%) GSM
4 8 (40.00%) RTP
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) INAP
5 7 (35.00%) VLAN
6 6 (30.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 6 (30.00%) 2G
6 6 (30.00%) 3G
7 4 (20.00%) SCCP
7 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (15.00%) 4G
8 3 (15.00%) SMPP
8 3 (15.00%) SMS
9 2 (10.00%) GPRS
9 2 (10.00%) MGW
9 2 (10.00%) GGSN
9 2 (10.00%) SGSN
10 1 (5.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) C++ Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Ericsson Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) STL
1 7 (35.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) UNIX
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) SUSE
4 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) OO
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Network Design
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C#
1 7 (35.00%) C++
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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