The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SIGTRAN
Rank 613 613 642
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 16 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.041% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
SIGTRAN
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
7663 7233 8539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.54% 16.15% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6349 6058 7229
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SIGTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

SIGTRAN
Salary Trend in London

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

SIGTRAN Salary Trend in London

SIGTRAN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIGTRAN across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in London

SIGTRAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIGTRAN within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +20 10 £60,000 +14.28%
SIGTRAN
England

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 50 (100.00%) SS7
1 50 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 45 (90.00%) TCAP
3 37 (74.00%) INAP
4 29 (58.00%) Linux
5 28 (56.00%) Network Architecture
6 26 (52.00%) UNIX
7 23 (46.00%) Erlang
7 23 (46.00%) 4G
8 19 (38.00%) C++
8 19 (38.00%) GSM
9 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
9 17 (34.00%) STL
9 17 (34.00%) SQL
9 17 (34.00%) RTP
9 17 (34.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
9 17 (34.00%) VLAN
9 17 (34.00%) Network Design
9 17 (34.00%) Multithreading
10 10 (20.00%) Wireless
11 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (16.00%) 3G
11 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
11 8 (16.00%) Java
11 8 (16.00%) Oracle
11 8 (16.00%) Degree
11 8 (16.00%) 2G
11 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (16.00%) Billing

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (14.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 50 (100.00%) SS7
2 45 (90.00%) TCAP
3 37 (74.00%) INAP
4 23 (46.00%) 4G
5 19 (38.00%) GSM
6 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (34.00%) RTP
6 17 (34.00%) VLAN
7 10 (20.00%) Wireless
8 8 (16.00%) 2G
8 8 (16.00%) 3G
9 7 (14.00%) MVNO
10 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.00%) tcpdump
10 2 (4.00%) snoop
10 2 (4.00%) 3GPP
10 2 (4.00%) CDMA
10 2 (4.00%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JMeter
1 1 (2.00%) CppUnit
General
1 50 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
1 17 (34.00%) Senior Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Designer
2 10 (20.00%) IP Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior IP Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Network Manager
3 7 (14.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Operations Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Operations Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) STL
1 17 (34.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (14.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Linux
2 26 (52.00%) UNIX
3 3 (6.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Network Architecture
2 17 (34.00%) Multithreading
2 17 (34.00%) Network Design
2 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) OO
5 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Erlang
2 19 (38.00%) C++
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (16.00%) Java
5 7 (14.00%) PowerHouse
5 7 (14.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Veritas
2 7 (14.00%) Huawei
3 3 (6.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.00%) Google