The table below looks at the statistics for TCAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCAP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
Rank 219 222 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.061% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +27.77%
TCAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1499 1629 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.27% 28.27% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1086 1275
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

TCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCAP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

TCAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TCAP across the Berkshire region.

TCAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

TCAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Slough +7 3 - -
Newbury - 1 £36,000 -
TCAP
South East

TCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing TCAP 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 TCAP.

1 7 (100.00%) INAP
2 5 (71.43%) ISUP
2 5 (71.43%) SCCP
2 5 (71.43%) MGW
2 5 (71.43%) 4G
2 5 (71.43%) M3UA
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) RTP
3 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) OpenUP
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (28.57%) IVR
4 2 (28.57%) SCTP
4 2 (28.57%) XCAP
4 2 (28.57%) SS7
4 2 (28.57%) SMPP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) LDAP
4 2 (28.57%) GSM
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) 2G

TCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing TCAP 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 TCAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) INAP
2 5 (71.43%) MGW
2 5 (71.43%) ISUP
2 5 (71.43%) SCCP
2 5 (71.43%) 4G
2 5 (71.43%) M3UA
3 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 3 (42.86%) RTP
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (28.57%) SCTP
4 2 (28.57%) XCAP
4 2 (28.57%) 2G
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (28.57%) SS7
4 2 (28.57%) SMPP
4 2 (28.57%) LDAP
4 2 (28.57%) GSM
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) OpenUP
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco