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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 906 947 993
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +46
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 20 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.058% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 1
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%

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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SGSN over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 within the UK.

SGSN Salary Histogram in the UK

SGSN
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
England +33 20 £50,000 +21.95% 1
South East +23 16 £50,000 +21.95%
Berkshire +20 16 £50,000 +21.95%
Newbury +13 10 £50,000 +42.85%
Reading +22 7 £47,500 -
Leeds - 7 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 7 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
London - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 50 (100.00%) GGSN
2 45 (90.00%) Telecoms
3 32 (64.00%) VoLTE
4 31 (62.00%) VoWiFi
4 31 (62.00%) ATM
5 28 (56.00%) Ericsson
6 26 (52.00%) Network Architecture
7 21 (42.00%) SS7
7 21 (42.00%) Juniper
8 20 (40.00%) 4G
9 19 (38.00%) HSRP
9 19 (38.00%) Network Design
9 19 (38.00%) Redback
9 19 (38.00%) VRRP
9 19 (38.00%) 3G
9 19 (38.00%) SONET
9 19 (38.00%) MPLS
9 19 (38.00%) OSPF
9 19 (38.00%) BGP
9 19 (38.00%) RSVP
9 19 (38.00%) Frame Relay
9 19 (38.00%) Packet Switching
9 19 (38.00%) Ethernet
9 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
9 19 (38.00%) VPN
9 19 (38.00%) SDH
10 16 (32.00%) Huawei
11 14 (28.00%) GPRS
12 13 (26.00%) Unix
13 12 (24.00%) GSM

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (100.00%) GGSN
2 32 (64.00%) VoLTE
3 31 (62.00%) ATM
3 31 (62.00%) VoWiFi
4 21 (42.00%) SS7
5 20 (40.00%) 4G
6 19 (38.00%) 3G
6 19 (38.00%) BGP
6 19 (38.00%) Ethernet
6 19 (38.00%) Frame Relay
6 19 (38.00%) HSRP
6 19 (38.00%) MPLS
6 19 (38.00%) OSPF
6 19 (38.00%) Packet Switching
6 19 (38.00%) RSVP
6 19 (38.00%) SDH
6 19 (38.00%) SONET
6 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
6 19 (38.00%) VPN
6 19 (38.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Big Data
1 7 (14.00%) Data Mining
General
1 45 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.00%) Advertising
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Ericsson Engineer
2 19 (38.00%) Design Engineer
3 17 (34.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Core Network Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Project Manager
6 7 (14.00%) Technical Manager
6 7 (14.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (14.00%) VoLTE Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Mobile Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Data Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Network Manager
9 1 (2.00%) Network Project Manager
9 1 (2.00%) Network Team Leader
9 1 (2.00%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Unix
2 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Windows 2000
2 11 (22.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Network Architecture
2 19 (38.00%) Network Design
3 11 (22.00%) Presales
4 8 (16.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 5 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.00%) Speech Recognition
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Ericsson
2 21 (42.00%) Juniper
3 19 (38.00%) Redback
4 16 (32.00%) Huawei
5 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.00%) Sybase
6 7 (14.00%) IBM
7 5 (10.00%) Nokia Networks
8 4 (8.00%) Nokia
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco
10 2 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (2.00%) GENBAND
11 1 (2.00%) Redknee
11 1 (2.00%) Virgin Media
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