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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank 904 941 875
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -66
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 13 10 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.009% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.077% 0.053% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 20
Median salary £45,000 £51,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £64,850 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
16797 19014 20511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 17.82% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13907 15291 16398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in the UK

SIGTRAN
Top 17 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 31 May 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 +33 12 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South East +30 7 £38,000 -
Berkshire +13 6 £38,000 -
London +10 4 £52,500 -13.22%
Slough - 4 £38,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
St Ives - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £32,500 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Channel Islands - 1 £52,500 -
Guernsey - 1 £52,500 -
Jersey - 1 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (67.74%) 3G
1 21 (67.74%) SCCP
1 21 (67.74%) 4G
2 20 (64.52%) VoIP
3 19 (61.29%) 2G
4 18 (58.06%) ISTQB
4 18 (58.06%) ISEB
4 18 (58.06%) Defect Management
5 17 (54.84%) INAP
6 16 (51.61%) TCAP
6 16 (51.61%) SOAP
7 15 (48.39%) HTTP
7 15 (48.39%) SMPP
7 15 (48.39%) M3UA
7 15 (48.39%) SCTP
8 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
9 13 (41.94%) SS7
10 12 (38.71%) UMTS
10 12 (38.71%) GSM
10 12 (38.71%) RANAP
11 11 (35.48%) QA
11 11 (35.48%) Test Management
12 9 (29.03%) LTE
12 9 (29.03%) Wireshark
12 9 (29.03%) tcpdump
12 9 (29.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (29.03%) Test Planning
12 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
12 9 (29.03%) Software Delivery
12 9 (29.03%) HP

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 (67.74%) 3G
1 21 (67.74%) 4G
1 21 (67.74%) SCCP
2 20 (64.52%) VoIP
3 19 (61.29%) 2G
4 17 (54.84%) INAP
5 16 (51.61%) TCAP
6 15 (48.39%) HTTP
6 15 (48.39%) M3UA
6 15 (48.39%) SCTP
6 15 (48.39%) SMPP
7 13 (41.94%) SS7
8 12 (38.71%) GSM
8 12 (38.71%) RANAP
8 12 (38.71%) UMTS
9 9 (29.03%) LTE
9 9 (29.03%) tcpdump
9 9 (29.03%) Wireshark
10 8 (25.81%) 3GPP
11 6 (19.35%) ISUP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.23%) CppUnit
General
1 14 (45.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Consultant
1 5 (16.13%) Management Consultant
1 5 (16.13%) Network Consultant
1 5 (16.13%) Test Leader
1 5 (16.13%) Testing Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Head of Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Network Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Provisioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Defect Management
2 11 (35.48%) Test Management
3 9 (29.03%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) Software Delivery
3 9 (29.03%) Test Planning
3 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
4 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) Validation
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.45%) System Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
10 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.45%) C++
1 2 (6.45%) Java
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) ISEB
1 18 (58.06%) ISTQB
2 9 (29.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Agilent
1 9 (29.03%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Acme Packet
2 1 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Huawei
2 1 (3.23%) Nokia
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