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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SIGTRAN
Rank 824 796 858
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +62
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 26 50 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.052% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.30% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 14
Average salary £60,000 £27,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.43%
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
17902 16616 20469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.37% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14632 13118 17090
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
South East -26 17 £43,500 +61.11% 1
London +7 8 £62,500 +31.57%
North West - 1 £35,000 -
SIGTRAN
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SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (87.80%) Telecoms
2 31 (75.61%) SS7
3 25 (60.98%) UNIX
4 21 (51.22%) Huawei
5 19 (46.34%) Ericsson
6 18 (43.90%) Windows
7 16 (39.02%) GPRS
7 16 (39.02%) Sybase
7 16 (39.02%) 3GPP
7 16 (39.02%) WCDMA
7 16 (39.02%) Wireless
7 16 (39.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 15 (36.59%) Linux
9 11 (26.83%) VoIP
9 11 (26.83%) 2G
9 11 (26.83%) 3G
9 11 (26.83%) GGSN
10 10 (24.39%) VLAN
10 10 (24.39%) NGN
11 9 (21.95%) Network Architecture
11 9 (21.95%) TCAP
11 9 (21.95%) RTP
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle
11 9 (21.95%) SQL
12 8 (19.51%) Java
12 8 (19.51%) GSM
13 7 (17.07%) LAN
13 7 (17.07%) Firewall
13 7 (17.07%) SGSN
13 7 (17.07%) MGW

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (12.20%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) SS7
2 16 (39.02%) GPRS
2 16 (39.02%) 3GPP
2 16 (39.02%) WCDMA
2 16 (39.02%) Wireless
3 11 (26.83%) VoIP
3 11 (26.83%) 2G
3 11 (26.83%) 3G
3 11 (26.83%) GGSN
4 10 (24.39%) VLAN
4 10 (24.39%) NGN
5 9 (21.95%) TCAP
5 9 (21.95%) RTP
6 8 (19.51%) GSM
7 7 (17.07%) LAN
7 7 (17.07%) Firewall
7 7 (17.07%) SGSN
7 7 (17.07%) MGW
8 6 (14.63%) LTE
8 6 (14.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
General
1 36 (87.80%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Billing
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) CS Core Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Senior C++ Developer
2 4 (9.76%) C++ Developer
2 4 (9.76%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Transmission Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
2 4 (9.76%) Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Consultant
3 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (7.32%) Operations Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Systems Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (9.76%) STL
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) UNIX
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Network Architecture
2 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (9.76%) Coaching
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.76%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (9.76%) Network Design
3 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
3 4 (9.76%) OO
3 4 (9.76%) Information Security
3 4 (9.76%) Security Management
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (2.44%) Project Management
4 1 (2.44%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.76%) C
4 4 (9.76%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Huawei
2 19 (46.34%) Ericsson
3 16 (39.02%) Sybase
3 16 (39.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle
5 5 (12.20%) Veritas
6 4 (9.76%) Sonus
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
South East
Vodafone
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