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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SIGTRAN
Rank - 466 408
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 0 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.017% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.080% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
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
4410 5010 5174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.25% 21.91% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3530 3806 4049
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) SS7
2 3 (60.00%) INAP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) TCAP
3 2 (40.00%) ISUP
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) IVR
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (40.00%) 3G
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Radware
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) IPv6
4 1 (20.00%) CCIP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Ericsson

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SS7
2 3 (60.00%) INAP
3 2 (40.00%) TCAP
3 2 (40.00%) ISUP
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (40.00%) 3G
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) IPv6
4 1 (20.00%) ATM
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) GPRS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCDA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Radware
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks