The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SGSN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SGSN over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serving GPRS Support Node (SGSN)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 905 985
Rank change year-on-year +38 +80  
Permanent jobs citing SGSN 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.021% 0.048% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  

SGSN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14378 16628 19302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.13% 16.91% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11702 13814 15724
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,993 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SGSN
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SGSN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SGSN in the UK

SGSN
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SGSN in the UK

SGSN
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SGSN within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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
South East +50 3 £60,000 +11.62% 3
England +47 3 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Surrey - 3 £60,000 - 3
Camberley - 3 £60,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing SGSN 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 SGSN.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) GGSN
3 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
3 7 (53.85%) Trac
3 7 (53.85%) Diameter Protocol
3 7 (53.85%) Cross-Platform Development
3 7 (53.85%) RTP
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) STL
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) GSM
3 7 (53.85%) PBX
3 7 (53.85%) UMTS
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 7 (53.85%) Subversion
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) RANAP
3 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
3 7 (53.85%) LTE
3 7 (53.85%) MGW
3 7 (53.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (53.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 7 (53.85%) GCC
3 7 (53.85%) GDB
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (46.15%) HSRP
4 6 (46.15%) SNMP
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel

SGSN
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (46.15%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) GGSN
2 7 (53.85%) Asterisk PBX
2 7 (53.85%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (53.85%) GSM
2 7 (53.85%) LTE
2 7 (53.85%) MGW
2 7 (53.85%) PBX
2 7 (53.85%) RANAP
2 7 (53.85%) RTP
2 7 (53.85%) UMTS
2 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (46.15%) HSRP
3 6 (46.15%) IPsec
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) SNMP
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) GCC
1 7 (53.85%) GDB
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
1 7 (53.85%) Trac
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Core Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (53.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Cross-Platform Development
1 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
1 7 (53.85%) OO
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCIE
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) CCNP
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 22 days ago