The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN 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 SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SIGTRAN
Rank 443 406 443
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +37
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 5 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.10% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.100% 0.46% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £38,750 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
SIGTRAN
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
5004 4743 5296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.31% 22.16% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3721 3667 4315
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SIGTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SIGTRAN
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SIGTRAN Salary Trend in the South East

SIGTRAN
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 SIGTRAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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 -25 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
SIGTRAN
England

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) SS7
4 5 (41.67%) SMPP
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) 3G
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 3 (25.00%) INAP
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) NFS
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Perl
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) Solaris
6 3 (25.00%) GSM
6 3 (25.00%) Redknee
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (16.67%) 4G
7 2 (16.67%) LTE
7 2 (16.67%) Degree

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SS7
2 5 (41.67%) SMPP
3 4 (33.33%) VoIP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) 3G
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) HTTP
4 3 (25.00%) GSM
4 3 (25.00%) INAP
5 2 (16.67%) LTE
5 2 (16.67%) SCTP
5 2 (16.67%) XCAP
5 2 (16.67%) 4G
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) CDMA
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) RTP
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Physics
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Logistics
1 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) RHCE
3 2 (16.67%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CCIP
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Redknee
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia