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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank 414 457 465
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +8
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% 0.047% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Median salary £32,500 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £22,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -50.00%
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
3685 4272 5047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.24% 20.19% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2984 3465 3699
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SIGTRAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIGTRAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +28 6 £32,500 +44.44%
SIGTRAN
England

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing SIGTRAN 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 SIGTRAN.

1 20 (100.00%) SS7
2 19 (95.00%) 2G
2 19 (95.00%) 3G
2 19 (95.00%) LTE
2 19 (95.00%) 4G
3 12 (60.00%) SCCP
4 11 (55.00%) UMTS
4 11 (55.00%) GSM
4 11 (55.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 11 (55.00%) tcpdump
4 11 (55.00%) Wireshark
4 11 (55.00%) ISUP
5 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) HP
5 10 (50.00%) ISEB
5 10 (50.00%) Defect Management
6 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (45.00%) Test Planning
6 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (40.00%) Network Security
7 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (40.00%) Network Management
7 8 (40.00%) VoIP
7 8 (40.00%) H.323
8 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
9 5 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Windows

SIGTRAN
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 20 (100.00%) SS7
2 19 (95.00%) 2G
2 19 (95.00%) 3G
2 19 (95.00%) 4G
2 19 (95.00%) LTE
3 12 (60.00%) SCCP
4 11 (55.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 11 (55.00%) GSM
4 11 (55.00%) ISUP
4 11 (55.00%) tcpdump
4 11 (55.00%) UMTS
4 11 (55.00%) Wireshark
5 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) H.323
6 8 (40.00%) Network Security
6 8 (40.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 1 (5.00%) 802.15
8 1 (5.00%) INAP
8 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (5.00%) JMeter
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Network Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3G Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 4G Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 9 (45.00%) Test Planning
3 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (40.00%) Network Management
4 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ISEB
1 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Google