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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SIGTRAN
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 906 959
Rank change year-on-year +35 +53  
Permanent jobs citing SIGTRAN 1 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.11% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 9
Median salary £47,500 £38,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -37.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.55%  

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 14205 16463 19293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.13% 16.96% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11559 13682 15731
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 4 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 25 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 +42 1 £47,500 +25.00% 1
England +36 1 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Berkshire +18 1 £47,500 +25.00% 1
Newbury -6 1 £47,500 -9.52%

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 4 (100.00%) LTE
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) SMS
2 3 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (75.00%) VoLTE
2 3 (75.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (75.00%) VoWiFi
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) SS7
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) 2G
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management

SIGTRAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (75.00%) SMS
2 3 (75.00%) VoLTE
2 3 (75.00%) VoWiFi
3 1 (25.00%) 2G
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SS7
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Ericsson
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago