The table below looks at the statistics for SGSN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank - 926 949
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 0 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.084% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16175 17956 20664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.59% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13248 14921 16282
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SGSN
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SGSN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SGSN
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SGSN within the UK.

SGSN Salary Trend in the UK

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 with a requirement for SGSN.

1 8 (100.00%) GGSN
2 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) VoLTE
2 6 (75.00%) VoWiFi
2 6 (75.00%) ATM
2 6 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) Redback
3 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 5 (62.50%) 3G
3 5 (62.50%) SONET
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) RSVP
3 5 (62.50%) SS7
3 5 (62.50%) VRRP
3 5 (62.50%) SDH
3 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) 4G
3 5 (62.50%) HSRP
3 5 (62.50%) Packet Switching
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Huawei
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

SGSN
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (100.00%) GGSN
2 6 (75.00%) ATM
2 6 (75.00%) VoLTE
2 6 (75.00%) VoWiFi
3 5 (62.50%) 3G
3 5 (62.50%) 4G
3 5 (62.50%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
3 5 (62.50%) HSRP
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) Packet Switching
3 5 (62.50%) RSVP
3 5 (62.50%) SDH
3 5 (62.50%) SONET
3 5 (62.50%) SS7
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) VRRP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Design Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Ericsson Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
1 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Redback
3 1 (12.50%) Huawei
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase