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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SIGTRAN
Rank 851 796 832
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +36
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 9 112 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.10% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.050% 0.58% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 5
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -45.16%
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
17952 19268 19769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.83% 17.44% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14467 15482 16077
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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
North West - 4 £45,000 -
London +3 3 £60,500 -10.37%
South East +8 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
SIGTRAN
UK

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 22 (70.97%) Telecoms
2 21 (67.74%) SS7
3 16 (51.61%) Ericsson
3 16 (51.61%) Diameter Protocol
4 13 (41.94%) Linux
4 13 (41.94%) UNIX
5 12 (38.71%) 3G
5 12 (38.71%) TCAP
6 11 (35.48%) 2G
7 10 (32.26%) Huawei
7 10 (32.26%) Network Architecture
8 9 (29.03%) VLAN
8 9 (29.03%) SQL
8 9 (29.03%) GSM
9 8 (25.81%) Java
9 8 (25.81%) INAP
10 7 (22.58%) GGSN
11 6 (19.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 6 (19.35%) Wireless
11 6 (19.35%) RTP
11 6 (19.35%) GPRS
11 6 (19.35%) Windows
11 6 (19.35%) 3GPP
12 5 (16.13%) LAN
12 5 (16.13%) WCDMA
12 5 (16.13%) Oracle
12 5 (16.13%) Sybase
12 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (16.13%) Firewall
12 5 (16.13%) Veritas

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (12.90%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) SS7
2 16 (51.61%) Diameter Protocol
3 12 (38.71%) TCAP
3 12 (38.71%) 3G
4 11 (35.48%) 2G
5 9 (29.03%) GSM
5 9 (29.03%) VLAN
6 8 (25.81%) INAP
7 7 (22.58%) GGSN
8 6 (19.35%) Wireless
8 6 (19.35%) RTP
8 6 (19.35%) 3GPP
8 6 (19.35%) GPRS
9 5 (16.13%) LAN
9 5 (16.13%) WCDMA
9 5 (16.13%) VPN
9 5 (16.13%) Firewall
10 4 (12.90%) LTE
10 4 (12.90%) NGN
10 4 (12.90%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (70.97%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Operations Manager
1 5 (16.13%) Ericsson Engineer
1 5 (16.13%) Switch Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Senior C++ Developer
2 4 (12.90%) C++ Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) CS Core Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) STL
1 4 (12.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) UNIX
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Network Architecture
2 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (16.13%) Network Design
3 4 (12.90%) Information Security
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (12.90%) Security Management
3 4 (12.90%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile Commerce
3 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
3 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Test Management
4 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) C
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.23%) HNC
2 1 (3.23%) CCIP
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCDA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (12.90%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Ericsson
2 10 (32.26%) Huawei
3 6 (19.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (16.13%) Veritas
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) Sybase
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) Radware
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