The table below looks at the statistics for SGSN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 435 449 471
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +22
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 1 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.038% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.027% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.97%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3754 4358 5126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.51% 20.92% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 3492 3784
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SGSN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SGSN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SGSN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SGSN Salary Trend in the South East

SGSN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -7 1 £65,000 +30.00%
SGSN
England

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing SGSN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SGSN.

1 15 (100.00%) GGSN
2 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (86.67%) VoLTE
4 12 (80.00%) VoWiFi
4 12 (80.00%) Ericsson
4 12 (80.00%) ATM
5 10 (66.67%) Network Architecture
5 10 (66.67%) 4G
6 9 (60.00%) HSRP
6 9 (60.00%) Redback
6 9 (60.00%) Frame Relay
6 9 (60.00%) Network Design
6 9 (60.00%) SDH
6 9 (60.00%) Packet Switching
6 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
6 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (60.00%) VPN
6 9 (60.00%) Juniper
6 9 (60.00%) 3G
6 9 (60.00%) SONET
6 9 (60.00%) MPLS
6 9 (60.00%) OSPF
6 9 (60.00%) BGP
6 9 (60.00%) RSVP
6 9 (60.00%) SS7
6 9 (60.00%) VRRP
7 4 (26.67%) GPRS
8 3 (20.00%) GSM
8 3 (20.00%) ISDN
8 3 (20.00%) CDMA

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) GGSN
2 13 (86.67%) VoLTE
3 12 (80.00%) ATM
3 12 (80.00%) VoWiFi
4 10 (66.67%) 4G
5 9 (60.00%) 3G
5 9 (60.00%) BGP
5 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (60.00%) Frame Relay
5 9 (60.00%) HSRP
5 9 (60.00%) MPLS
5 9 (60.00%) OSPF
5 9 (60.00%) Packet Switching
5 9 (60.00%) RSVP
5 9 (60.00%) SDH
5 9 (60.00%) SONET
5 9 (60.00%) SS7
5 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 9 (60.00%) VRRP
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (60.00%) Ericsson Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Core Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
1 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 9 (60.00%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Presales
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Speech Recognition
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GMP
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Ericsson
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
2 9 (60.00%) Redback
3 2 (13.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (13.33%) Huawei
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Nokia
3 2 (13.33%) Samsung
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Redknee
4 1 (6.67%) Virgin Media