The table below looks at the statistics for SGSN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 138 136 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 7 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.50% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 1.63% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 15
Average salary £43,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%
SGSN
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
761 736 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.76% 30.56% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 407 488 645
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SGSN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SGSN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SGSN Salary Trend in Reading

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (95.00%) GGSN
2 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (60.00%) Wireless
3 12 (60.00%) GPRS
4 11 (55.00%) 3GPP
4 11 (55.00%) WCDMA
5 9 (45.00%) UNIX
5 9 (45.00%) MGW
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) Sybase
7 7 (35.00%) GSM
7 7 (35.00%) Huawei
8 6 (30.00%) UMTS
8 6 (30.00%) Ericsson
8 6 (30.00%) Internet
8 6 (30.00%) 3G
8 6 (30.00%) SS7
9 5 (25.00%) Broadband
9 5 (25.00%) Smartphone
9 5 (25.00%) Validation
9 5 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
9 5 (25.00%) LTE
9 5 (25.00%) Marketing
9 5 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 4 (20.00%) CDMA
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (15.00%) Megaco
11 3 (15.00%) ISUP
11 3 (15.00%) ISDN

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) GGSN
2 12 (60.00%) Wireless
2 12 (60.00%) GPRS
3 11 (55.00%) 3GPP
3 11 (55.00%) WCDMA
4 9 (45.00%) MGW
5 7 (35.00%) GSM
6 6 (30.00%) UMTS
6 6 (30.00%) SS7
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 6 (30.00%) 3G
7 5 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
7 5 (25.00%) LTE
7 5 (25.00%) Broadband
8 4 (20.00%) CDMA
9 3 (15.00%) ISDN
9 3 (15.00%) PSTN
9 3 (15.00%) Megaco
9 3 (15.00%) ISUP
9 3 (15.00%) ATM
General
1 16 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) CS Core Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Sybase
2 7 (35.00%) Huawei
3 6 (30.00%) Ericsson
4 5 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Nokia
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago