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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 424 420 414
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 17 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.067% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.33% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 16
Average salary £43,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.94% -2.63%
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
4531 4560 5196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 20.50% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3469 3535 4129
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SGSN across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Berkshire +4 15 £43,500 -0.57% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £43,500 -
SGSN
England

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (71.05%) GPRS
2 26 (68.42%) GGSN
3 22 (57.89%) UNIX
4 21 (55.26%) Telecoms
5 20 (52.63%) GSM
6 18 (47.37%) Wireless
7 17 (44.74%) Internet
8 15 (39.47%) CDMA
8 15 (39.47%) 3GPP
8 15 (39.47%) WCDMA
9 13 (34.21%) VPN
9 13 (34.21%) Solaris
9 13 (34.21%) Linux
9 13 (34.21%) Firewall
9 13 (34.21%) VLAN
10 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
10 12 (31.58%) IMAP
10 12 (31.58%) HTML
10 12 (31.58%) MAPI
10 12 (31.58%) HTTP
10 12 (31.58%) POP3
10 12 (31.58%) SMTP
11 11 (28.95%) Windows
11 11 (28.95%) Huawei
12 10 (26.32%) MGW
12 10 (26.32%) Sybase
13 8 (21.05%) UMTS
13 8 (21.05%) 3G
13 8 (21.05%) Ericsson
13 8 (21.05%) SS7

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (71.05%) GPRS
2 26 (68.42%) GGSN
3 20 (52.63%) GSM
4 18 (47.37%) Wireless
5 17 (44.74%) Internet
6 15 (39.47%) 3GPP
6 15 (39.47%) CDMA
6 15 (39.47%) WCDMA
7 13 (34.21%) VPN
7 13 (34.21%) Firewall
7 13 (34.21%) VLAN
8 12 (31.58%) IMAP
8 12 (31.58%) POP3
8 12 (31.58%) SMTP
8 12 (31.58%) HTTP
9 10 (26.32%) MGW
10 8 (21.05%) SIGTRAN
10 8 (21.05%) SS7
10 8 (21.05%) UMTS
10 8 (21.05%) 3G
General
1 21 (55.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.42%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.16%) Design Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) CS Core Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
1 12 (31.58%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) UNIX
2 13 (34.21%) Solaris
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 11 (28.95%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000
4 3 (7.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.16%) Validation
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Perl
1 2 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) CCIP
1 1 (2.63%) CCNA
1 1 (2.63%) CCDA
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Huawei
2 10 (26.32%) Sybase
3 8 (21.05%) Ericsson
4 7 (18.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) NetHawk
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Nokia
7 1 (2.63%) Siemens
7 1 (2.63%) Radware
Slough, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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