The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SIGTRAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SIGTRAN over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SIGTRAN
UK
Rank 854 931 945
Rank change year-on-year +77 +14  
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 3 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.022% 0.096% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 8
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +23.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 - £45,000

SIGTRAN 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 13618 17785 19381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.03% 17.28% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11099 14713 15424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SIGTRAN
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SIGTRAN in the UK

SIGTRAN
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SIGTRAN in the UK

SIGTRAN
Top 5 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 24 March 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 +85 3 £47,500 -26.92% 1
South East +62 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire +39 3 £47,500 -
Newbury - 2 £47,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 -

SIGTRAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 11 (100.00%) LTE
2 9 (81.82%) Network Management
2 9 (81.82%) SS7
3 7 (63.64%) 4G
4 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (45.45%) 2G
5 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
5 5 (45.45%) Network Security
5 5 (45.45%) H.323
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) 3G
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) VoIP
6 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) UML
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) OOD
6 4 (36.36%) ATM
6 4 (36.36%) UTRAN
6 4 (36.36%) RTP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) RANAP
6 4 (36.36%) 3GPP
6 4 (36.36%) Security Management
6 4 (36.36%) SSH
7 3 (27.27%) Network Design
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering

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 11 (100.00%) LTE
2 9 (81.82%) SS7
3 7 (63.64%) 4G
4 5 (45.45%) 2G
4 5 (45.45%) 3G
4 5 (45.45%) H.323
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
5 4 (36.36%) 3GPP
5 4 (36.36%) ATM
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (36.36%) RANAP
5 4 (36.36%) RTP
5 4 (36.36%) SSH
5 4 (36.36%) UTRAN
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 2 (18.18%) SMS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) 3G Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 4G Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Core Network Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Principal Architect
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Network Management
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Network Design
4 3 (27.27%) Product Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Ericsson
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