Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SGSN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SGSN over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1150 1169 1224
Rank change year-on-year +19 +55 +35
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 2 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.008% 0.056% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 46
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £65,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +14.94%

SGSN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,916 26,743 32,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.24% 16.03% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19,848 21,822 27,226
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

SGSN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SGSN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SGSN in England

SGSN
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SGSN in England.

Salary trend for SGSN in England

SGSN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -10 1 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South West - 1 £45,000 -
SGSN
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing SGSN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SGSN.

1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) GGSN
1 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) MGW
2 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) GDB
2 1 (50.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) Tekelec
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Redknee
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) NetScout
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

SGSN
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) GGSN
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MGW
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) RANAP
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) GCC
1 1 (50.00%) GDB
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Trac
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetScout
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Redknee
2 1 (50.00%) Tekelec