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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
UK
Rank 852 901 937
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +36
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 6 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.043% 0.12% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 2
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +15.60%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +15.60%

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
14116 16407 18563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.79% 16.68% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13625 15056
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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
Top 6 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +44 6 £35,000 -30.00%
South East +65 5 - -
Berkshire +42 5 - -
Reading +31 1 - -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -

SGSN
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) GGSN
2 5 (83.33%) CDMA
2 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) UMTS
3 4 (66.67%) Presales
3 4 (66.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) VoWiFi
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) HSRP
4 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) GPRS

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 6 (100.00%) GGSN
2 5 (83.33%) CDMA
2 5 (83.33%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) GPRS
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
3 1 (16.67%) VoWiFi
3 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco