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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 911 945 969
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +24
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 1 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.010% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.006% 0.060% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%

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
16478 18325 21210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.74% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13644 15200 16758
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 3 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 26 August 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 +40 1 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +14 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Berkshire -7 1 £65,000 +30.00%

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 19 (100.00%) GGSN
2 16 (84.21%) Ericsson
2 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
3 13 (68.42%) VoLTE
4 12 (63.16%) Network Architecture
4 12 (63.16%) ATM
4 12 (63.16%) VoWiFi
5 10 (52.63%) 4G
6 9 (47.37%) Network Design
6 9 (47.37%) Frame Relay
6 9 (47.37%) HSRP
6 9 (47.37%) Redback
6 9 (47.37%) SDH
6 9 (47.37%) Packet Switching
6 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
6 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
6 9 (47.37%) VPN
6 9 (47.37%) Juniper
6 9 (47.37%) 3G
6 9 (47.37%) SONET
6 9 (47.37%) MPLS
6 9 (47.37%) OSPF
6 9 (47.37%) BGP
6 9 (47.37%) RSVP
6 9 (47.37%) SS7
6 9 (47.37%) VRRP
7 5 (26.32%) Huawei
7 5 (26.32%) GPRS
8 3 (15.79%) GSM
8 3 (15.79%) ISDN

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 19 (100.00%) GGSN
2 13 (68.42%) VoLTE
3 12 (63.16%) ATM
3 12 (63.16%) VoWiFi
4 10 (52.63%) 4G
5 9 (47.37%) 3G
5 9 (47.37%) BGP
5 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
5 9 (47.37%) Frame Relay
5 9 (47.37%) HSRP
5 9 (47.37%) MPLS
5 9 (47.37%) OSPF
5 9 (47.37%) Packet Switching
5 9 (47.37%) RSVP
5 9 (47.37%) SDH
5 9 (47.37%) SONET
5 9 (47.37%) SS7
5 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) VPN
5 9 (47.37%) VRRP
General
1 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Ericsson Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Design Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Core Network Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
1 2 (10.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Network Architecture
2 9 (47.37%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Speech Recognition
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GMP
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Ericsson
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
2 9 (47.37%) Redback
3 5 (26.32%) Huawei
4 3 (15.79%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (10.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Nokia
5 2 (10.53%) Samsung
5 2 (10.53%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) GENBAND
6 1 (5.26%) Redknee
6 1 (5.26%) Virgin Media