The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank 40 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.43% - 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% - 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-45.71% +16.66%
SIGTRAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 141 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.04% 36.91% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74 100 85
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SIGTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SIGTRAN
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

SIGTRAN Salary Trend in Newbury

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) SS7
1 10 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 10 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (90.00%) Test Planning
2 9 (90.00%) Validation
3 8 (80.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 8 (80.00%) SCCP
3 8 (80.00%) SMPP
3 8 (80.00%) TCAP
3 8 (80.00%) GSM
4 7 (70.00%) Electronics
4 7 (70.00%) GPRS
4 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (50.00%) GGSN
5 5 (50.00%) SGSN
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (40.00%) 3G
6 4 (40.00%) SMS
6 4 (40.00%) 2G
6 4 (40.00%) 4G
7 3 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) SSH
7 3 (30.00%) LTE
7 3 (30.00%) MGW
7 3 (30.00%) VoIP
7 3 (30.00%) SNMP

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SS7
1 10 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 8 (80.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 8 (80.00%) GSM
2 8 (80.00%) SCCP
2 8 (80.00%) SMPP
2 8 (80.00%) TCAP
3 7 (70.00%) GPRS
4 5 (50.00%) GGSN
4 5 (50.00%) SGSN
5 4 (40.00%) 2G
5 4 (40.00%) 3G
5 4 (40.00%) 4G
5 4 (40.00%) SMS
6 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) SNMP
6 3 (30.00%) Telnet
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
General
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Network Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Penetration Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Core Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) VMS
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Planning
1 9 (90.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Symbian