The table below looks at the statistics for SGSN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 616 - 640
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.027% - 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
SGSN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7510 7350 9084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.18% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6240 6269 7624
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SGSN across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SGSN Jobs Demand Trend in London

SGSN
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SGSN across the London region.

SGSN Salary Trend in London

SGSN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
City of London - 1 £40,000 -
SGSN
England

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SGSN 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 SGSN.

1 13 (100.00%) 3G
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (84.62%) LTE
2 11 (84.62%) GGSN
3 9 (69.23%) Network Architecture
3 9 (69.23%) Smart Meter
3 9 (69.23%) Multimedia
3 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Broadband
3 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 9 (69.23%) CCNA
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) 2G
5 2 (15.38%) 2.5G
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) SCCP
5 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (15.38%) GPRS
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) Comverse
6 1 (7.69%) Cerillion
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (7.69%) DTS
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (7.69%) HND

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SGSN 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 SGSN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) 3G
2 11 (84.62%) LTE
2 11 (84.62%) GGSN
3 9 (69.23%) Broadband
4 4 (30.77%) 2G
5 2 (15.38%) 2.5G
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) SCCP
5 2 (15.38%) GPRS
6 1 (7.69%) GSM
6 1 (7.69%) 3GPP
6 1 (7.69%) UMTS
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DTS
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (69.23%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Tester
2 9 (69.23%) Lead Tester
2 9 (69.23%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Director
3 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Sales Director
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Network Architecture
1 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) CCNA
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Comverse
2 1 (7.69%) Cerillion
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus
2 1 (7.69%) Sage