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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SIGTRAN
UK
Rank 855 931 929
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -2
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 2 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.086% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 10
Median salary £35,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 - £52,500

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
13616 17522 19424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.16% 17.15% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11135 14565 15686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Top 4 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 24 February 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 +85 2 £35,000 -46.15%
South East +46 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire +34 2 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £35,000 -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) SS7
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
1 10 (100.00%) Network Management
2 6 (60.00%) 4G
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) 2G
2 6 (60.00%) H.323
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) 3G
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) ATM
3 4 (40.00%) 3GPP
3 4 (40.00%) UTRAN
3 4 (40.00%) RTP
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) SSH
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) RANAP
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture

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 10 (100.00%) LTE
1 10 (100.00%) SS7
2 6 (60.00%) 2G
2 6 (60.00%) 3G
2 6 (60.00%) 4G
2 6 (60.00%) H.323
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) 3GPP
3 4 (40.00%) ATM
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (40.00%) RANAP
3 4 (40.00%) RTP
3 4 (40.00%) SSH
3 4 (40.00%) UTRAN
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 3G Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) 4G Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Core Network Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms Architect
4 1 (10.00%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Architect
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Network Management
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Product Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree