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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SIGTRAN
Rank 932 969 872
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -97
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 16 16 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.014% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.090% 0.078% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 18
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,800 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £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
17871 20473 20505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.31% 18.25% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14818 16231 16240
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

SIGTRAN Salary Histogram in the UK

SIGTRAN
Top 16 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 1 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
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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 +35 15 £57,500 +27.77% 2
London +20 10 £62,500 +8.69% 1
South East +10 4 £38,000 +4.10%
Berkshire +16 3 £38,000 +4.10%
Slough - 3 £38,000 -
Guernsey 0 1 £52,500 -
Jersey 0 1 £52,500 -
Channel Islands -1 1 £52,500 -
City of London - 1 £44,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
St Ives - 1 £55,000 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 23 (67.65%) TCAP
1 23 (67.65%) INAP
2 22 (64.71%) SCCP
2 22 (64.71%) SOAP
2 22 (64.71%) VoIP
3 20 (58.82%) 3G
3 20 (58.82%) 4G
4 18 (52.94%) M3UA
4 18 (52.94%) SMPP
4 18 (52.94%) HTTP
4 18 (52.94%) 2G
4 18 (52.94%) SCTP
5 17 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 17 (50.00%) ISEB
5 17 (50.00%) Defect Management
6 14 (41.18%) GSM
6 14 (41.18%) SS7
6 14 (41.18%) RANAP
6 14 (41.18%) Test Management
7 13 (38.24%) QA
8 11 (32.35%) Software Delivery
8 11 (32.35%) Test Strategy
9 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (29.41%) Agilent
9 10 (29.41%) UMTS
10 8 (23.53%) HP
10 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (23.53%) Test Planning
11 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

SIGTRAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) INAP
1 23 (67.65%) TCAP
2 22 (64.71%) SCCP
2 22 (64.71%) VoIP
3 20 (58.82%) 3G
3 20 (58.82%) 4G
4 18 (52.94%) 2G
4 18 (52.94%) HTTP
4 18 (52.94%) M3UA
4 18 (52.94%) SCTP
4 18 (52.94%) SMPP
5 14 (41.18%) GSM
5 14 (41.18%) RANAP
5 14 (41.18%) SS7
6 10 (29.41%) UMTS
7 7 (20.59%) 3GPP
7 7 (20.59%) LTE
7 7 (20.59%) Wireshark
8 6 (17.65%) tcpdump
9 5 (14.71%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.76%) NetBeans
2 2 (5.88%) Ant
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Head of Testing
2 5 (14.71%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Management Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Network Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Testing Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 4 (11.76%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Test Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Network Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) SOAP
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 4 (11.76%) J2EE
2 4 (11.76%) JMS
2 4 (11.76%) REST
2 4 (11.76%) Spring
2 4 (11.76%) STL
3 1 (2.94%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 14 (41.18%) Test Management
3 11 (32.35%) Software Delivery
3 11 (32.35%) Test Strategy
4 10 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (23.53%) Test Planning
6 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Validation
8 5 (14.71%) Network Design
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.76%) Asynchronous Programming
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 4 (11.76%) OO
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C++
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) ISEB
1 17 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Agilent
2 8 (23.53%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Acme Packet
3 1 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Huawei
3 1 (2.94%) Nokia
3 1 (2.94%) Symbian
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago