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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 135 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) GGSN
2 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (60.00%) Validation
3 9 (60.00%) Internet
3 9 (60.00%) 3G
3 9 (60.00%) LTE
3 9 (60.00%) Smartphone
3 9 (60.00%) Broadband
4 5 (33.33%) 3GPP
4 5 (33.33%) WCDMA
4 5 (33.33%) GPRS
4 5 (33.33%) Huawei
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) MGW
6 3 (20.00%) GSM
6 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
6 3 (20.00%) UMTS
7 2 (13.33%) Sybase
7 2 (13.33%) UNIX
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (13.33%) SS7
7 2 (13.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (6.67%) Megaco
8 1 (6.67%) ISUP
8 1 (6.67%) ATM
8 1 (6.67%) ISDN
8 1 (6.67%) PSTN
8 1 (6.67%) CDMA

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) GGSN
2 9 (60.00%) LTE
2 9 (60.00%) Broadband
2 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 9 (60.00%) 3G
3 5 (33.33%) WCDMA
3 5 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 5 (33.33%) GPRS
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) GSM
5 3 (20.00%) UMTS
5 3 (20.00%) MGW
6 2 (13.33%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (13.33%) SS7
7 1 (6.67%) Megaco
7 1 (6.67%) ISUP
7 1 (6.67%) ATM
7 1 (6.67%) CDMA
7 1 (6.67%) ISDN
7 1 (6.67%) PSTN
General
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Core Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Huawei
2 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (6.67%) Nokia
4 1 (6.67%) Siemens