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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
Rank 909 966 972
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +6
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 7 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.042% 0.021% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - -

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
16651 19150 20929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.28% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13836 15616 16734
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016 within the UK.

SGSN Salary Histogram in the UK

SGSN
Top 12 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 1 July 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 +58 7 £50,000 - 1
South East +34 6 £57,500 -
Berkshire +16 6 £57,500 -
Newbury - 4 £53,750 -
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds - 2 £50,000 -
Reading +7 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

SGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 44 (100.00%) GGSN
2 39 (88.64%) Telecoms
3 31 (70.45%) VoLTE
4 30 (68.18%) VoWiFi
4 30 (68.18%) ATM
5 27 (61.36%) Ericsson
6 22 (50.00%) Network Architecture
7 20 (45.45%) SS7
8 19 (43.18%) 4G
9 18 (40.91%) HSRP
9 18 (40.91%) Network Design
9 18 (40.91%) Redback
9 18 (40.91%) Frame Relay
9 18 (40.91%) VRRP
9 18 (40.91%) 3G
9 18 (40.91%) SONET
9 18 (40.91%) MPLS
9 18 (40.91%) OSPF
9 18 (40.91%) BGP
9 18 (40.91%) RSVP
9 18 (40.91%) Juniper
9 18 (40.91%) Packet Switching
9 18 (40.91%) Ethernet
9 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
9 18 (40.91%) VPN
9 18 (40.91%) SDH
10 14 (31.82%) GPRS
10 14 (31.82%) Huawei
11 13 (29.55%) Unix
12 12 (27.27%) 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) GGSN
2 31 (70.45%) VoLTE
3 30 (68.18%) ATM
3 30 (68.18%) VoWiFi
4 20 (45.45%) SS7
5 19 (43.18%) 4G
6 18 (40.91%) 3G
6 18 (40.91%) BGP
6 18 (40.91%) Ethernet
6 18 (40.91%) Frame Relay
6 18 (40.91%) HSRP
6 18 (40.91%) MPLS
6 18 (40.91%) OSPF
6 18 (40.91%) Packet Switching
6 18 (40.91%) RSVP
6 18 (40.91%) SDH
6 18 (40.91%) SONET
6 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
6 18 (40.91%) VPN
6 18 (40.91%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Big Data
1 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 39 (88.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Advertising
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Ericsson Engineer
2 18 (40.91%) Design Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Implementation Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) Core Network Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) Network Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) VoLTE Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Technical Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Core Network Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Network Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Network Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Network Team Leader
9 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Unix
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 11 (25.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 18 (40.91%) Network Design
3 11 (25.00%) Presales
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.09%) Mobile Marketing
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.27%) Speech Recognition
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GMP
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Ericsson
2 18 (40.91%) Juniper
2 18 (40.91%) Redback
3 14 (31.82%) Huawei
4 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.00%) Sybase
5 5 (11.36%) Nokia Networks
6 4 (9.09%) IBM
6 4 (9.09%) Nokia
6 4 (9.09%) Samsung
7 2 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco
8 1 (2.27%) GENBAND
8 1 (2.27%) Redknee
8 1 (2.27%) Virgin Media
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