The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SIGTRAN
Rank 881 883 834
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -49
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 12 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.021% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.066% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 14
Average salary £60,500 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%

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
18260 20805 18853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.67% 18.13% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15141 16472 15224
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIGTRAN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SIGTRAN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SIGTRAN
Salary Trend

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

SIGTRAN Salary Trend in the UK

SIGTRAN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in the UK

SIGTRAN
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIGTRAN within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 11 £60,500 +0.83% 1
London +3 7 £60,500 -3.20% 1
South East +14 4 - -
Newbury +12 4 - -
Berkshire +12 4 - -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SIGTRAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIGTRAN.

1 16 (72.73%) SS7
2 15 (68.18%) UNIX
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) TCAP
3 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
4 11 (50.00%) GSM
5 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 8 (36.36%) 3G
6 8 (36.36%) 2G
6 8 (36.36%) RTP
7 7 (31.82%) INAP
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Network Design
7 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 7 (31.82%) OO
7 7 (31.82%) C#
7 7 (31.82%) C++
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) STL
7 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 7 (31.82%) VLAN
7 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
7 7 (31.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (31.82%) iptables
7 7 (31.82%) Diameter Protocol
8 5 (22.73%) Solaris
8 5 (22.73%) Ericsson
8 5 (22.73%) Wireshark

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SIGTRAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIGTRAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) SS7
2 13 (59.09%) TCAP
3 11 (50.00%) GSM
4 8 (36.36%) 3G
4 8 (36.36%) RTP
4 8 (36.36%) 2G
5 7 (31.82%) Diameter Protocol
5 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 7 (31.82%) INAP
5 7 (31.82%) VLAN
6 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
6 5 (22.73%) 4G
7 4 (18.18%) SMPP
7 4 (18.18%) SCCP
8 3 (13.64%) GGSN
8 3 (13.64%) SGSN
8 3 (13.64%) LTE
8 3 (13.64%) MGW
8 3 (13.64%) SMS
8 3 (13.64%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (59.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Billing
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
1 7 (31.82%) C++ Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior C++ Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Ericsson Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
1 7 (31.82%) STL
1 7 (31.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Telematics
3 1 (4.55%) Handset
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) UNIX
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) OO
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) Network Design
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
1 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
2 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) C++
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.55%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Ericsson
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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