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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SIGTRAN
UK
Rank 843 920 919
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -1
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 6 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.019% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.042% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 16
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £28,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+92.98% -43.00%

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
14124 16758 18949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.76% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11537 13913 15380
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 20 January 2017 within the UK.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in the UK

SIGTRAN
Top 7 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 20 January 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 +73 6 £55,000 -15.38%
South East +68 3 £35,000 +22.80%
Berkshire +52 3 £35,000 +22.80%
East of England - 3 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £62,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £58,750 -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 12 (92.31%) SS7
1 12 (92.31%) Network Management
1 12 (92.31%) LTE
2 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
3 8 (61.54%) 2G
3 8 (61.54%) 3G
3 8 (61.54%) H.323
3 8 (61.54%) VoIP
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) 4G
3 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 8 (61.54%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) RANAP
5 4 (30.77%) SSH
5 4 (30.77%) UTRAN
5 4 (30.77%) RTP
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Security Management
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) OOD
5 4 (30.77%) ATM
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) 3GPP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP

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 12 (92.31%) LTE
1 12 (92.31%) SS7
2 8 (61.54%) 2G
2 8 (61.54%) 3G
2 8 (61.54%) 4G
2 8 (61.54%) H.323
2 8 (61.54%) Network Security
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) VoIP
3 4 (30.77%) 3GPP
3 4 (30.77%) ATM
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (30.77%) RANAP
3 4 (30.77%) RTP
3 4 (30.77%) SSH
3 4 (30.77%) UTRAN
4 1 (7.69%) Diameter Protocol
General
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 3G Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 4G Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Core Network Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Network Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms Architect
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Principal Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Network Management
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Network Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) OOD
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) Network Design
4 3 (23.08%) Product Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
1 1 (7.69%) Redknee