The table below looks at the statistics for SIGTRAN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank 905 954 973
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +19
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 7 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.019% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.043% 0.12% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Median salary £32,500 £60,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.28% +0.83%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £22,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -50.00%

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
16160 18089 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13230 15033 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SIGTRAN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SIGTRAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in the UK

SIGTRAN
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIGTRAN within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +45 6 £32,500 -46.28% 1
South East +33 5 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Berkshire +9 5 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £32,000 -
Slough - 2 £32,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £29,500 -
North West - 1 £29,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £34,000 -
Scotland - 1 £34,000 -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing SIGTRAN 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 SIGTRAN.

1 21 (84.00%) SS7
2 20 (80.00%) 3G
2 20 (80.00%) LTE
2 20 (80.00%) 4G
3 19 (76.00%) 2G
4 15 (60.00%) Wireshark
5 14 (56.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 12 (48.00%) tcpdump
6 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
6 12 (48.00%) SCCP
6 12 (48.00%) GSM
6 12 (48.00%) UMTS
7 11 (44.00%) Linux
7 11 (44.00%) ISUP
8 10 (40.00%) HP
8 10 (40.00%) ISEB
8 10 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (40.00%) Defect Management
9 9 (36.00%) Test Planning
9 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
10 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
10 8 (32.00%) Network Security
10 8 (32.00%) VoIP
10 8 (32.00%) H.323
10 8 (32.00%) Network Management
11 5 (20.00%) Network Architecture
11 5 (20.00%) Firewall
11 5 (20.00%) Windows
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring

SIGTRAN
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 21 (84.00%) SS7
2 20 (80.00%) 3G
2 20 (80.00%) 4G
2 20 (80.00%) LTE
3 19 (76.00%) 2G
4 15 (60.00%) Wireshark
5 14 (56.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 12 (48.00%) GSM
6 12 (48.00%) SCCP
6 12 (48.00%) tcpdump
6 12 (48.00%) UMTS
7 11 (44.00%) ISUP
8 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (32.00%) H.323
9 8 (32.00%) Network Security
9 8 (32.00%) VoIP
10 5 (20.00%) Firewall
11 3 (12.00%) 3GPP
11 3 (12.00%) PSTN
11 3 (12.00%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) CppUnit
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Network Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) NOC Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3G Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 4G Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 9 (36.00%) Test Planning
3 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (32.00%) Network Management
4 5 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISEB
1 10 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (12.00%) Redknee
3 1 (4.00%) Google
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