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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SIGTRAN
Rank 881 833 897
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +64
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 15 34 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.032% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.073% 0.19% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 2
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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
20523 18220 22017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.19% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16238 14782 17973
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 2014 within the UK.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in the UK

SIGTRAN
Top 12 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 2 October 2014. 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 -27 12 £60,000 - 1
London -14 7 £60,000 +20.00%
City of London +11 6 £60,000 +20.00%
South East -15 5 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Berkshire -16 4 - -
Guernsey +2 3 £50,000 -
Jersey +2 3 £50,000 -
Channel Islands 0 3 £50,000 -
Reading -9 2 - -
Slough - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £37,500 -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 93 (93.94%) Telecoms
2 89 (89.90%) SS7
3 73 (73.74%) TCAP
4 66 (66.67%) INAP
5 61 (61.62%) 4G
6 58 (58.59%) Erlang
7 57 (57.58%) Network Architecture
8 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (41.41%) Linux
10 29 (29.29%) UNIX
11 21 (21.21%) GSM
12 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 18 (18.18%) C++
12 18 (18.18%) RTP
12 18 (18.18%) Network Design
13 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
13 17 (17.17%) Multithreading
13 17 (17.17%) VLAN
13 17 (17.17%) STL
13 17 (17.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 16 (16.16%) SQL
15 14 (14.14%) Degree
16 13 (13.13%) 3G
17 12 (12.12%) Computer Science
18 11 (11.11%) Wireless
19 10 (10.10%) 2G
19 10 (10.10%) Solaris
19 10 (10.10%) Java
19 10 (10.10%) MVNO
20 9 (9.09%) Shell Script

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 7 (7.07%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 89 (89.90%) SS7
2 73 (73.74%) TCAP
3 66 (66.67%) INAP
4 61 (61.62%) 4G
5 21 (21.21%) GSM
6 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 18 (18.18%) RTP
7 17 (17.17%) VLAN
8 13 (13.13%) 3G
9 11 (11.11%) Wireless
10 10 (10.10%) 2G
10 10 (10.10%) MVNO
11 8 (8.08%) VoIP
12 5 (5.05%) SMPP
13 4 (4.04%) CDMA
13 4 (4.04%) HTTP
14 3 (3.03%) MPLS
14 3 (3.03%) SMS
14 3 (3.03%) LTE
14 3 (3.03%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) JMeter
1 1 (1.01%) CppUnit
General
1 93 (93.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.08%) Billing
3 5 (5.05%) Finance
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (32.32%) Developer
1 32 (32.32%) Senior Developer
2 24 (24.24%) Designer
3 11 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) IP Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Senior IP Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Network Manager
6 7 (7.07%) Senior C++ Developer
6 7 (7.07%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Operations Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Systems Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.17%) STL
1 17 (17.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (7.07%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) SOAP
3 1 (1.01%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.01%) Spring
3 1 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.07%) Clustering
3 3 (3.03%) NHS
4 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.02%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.41%) Linux
2 29 (29.29%) UNIX
3 10 (10.10%) Solaris
4 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.58%) Network Architecture
2 56 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.18%) Network Design
4 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
4 17 (17.17%) Multithreading
5 8 (8.08%) OO
5 8 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.03%) Project Management
7 2 (2.02%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.02%) Logistics
7 2 (2.02%) Line Management
8 1 (1.01%) ITIL
8 1 (1.01%) Manual Testing
8 1 (1.01%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.01%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.01%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.01%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.01%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.01%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 58 (58.59%) Erlang
2 18 (18.18%) C++
3 16 (16.16%) SQL
4 10 (10.10%) Java
5 9 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.07%) PowerHouse
6 7 (7.07%) C#
7 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.02%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) C
9 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.03%) HND
2 3 (3.03%) CCNP
3 2 (2.02%) CCIP
3 2 (2.02%) CCNA
3 2 (2.02%) CCIE
3 2 (2.02%) PMP
3 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.01%) CWNA
4 1 (1.01%) CEH
4 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle
1 8 (8.08%) Huawei
2 7 (7.07%) Veritas
3 4 (4.04%) Ericsson
4 3 (3.03%) Acme Packet
4 3 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (1.01%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) Nokia
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco
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