The table below looks at the statistics for INAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited INAP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intelligent Network Application Part (INAP)
Rank 894 907 876
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -31
Permanent jobs citing INAP 17 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.067% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 11
Average salary £62,750 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £49,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +8.33%
INAP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16196 17894 16851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.35% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14605 13285
Average 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 £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

INAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

INAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

INAP
Salary Trend in England

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

INAP Salary Trend in England

INAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing INAP across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

INAP Salary Histogram in England

INAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing INAP within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
London +6 14 £65,000 +18.18%
South East -6 3 £47,500 -26.92%
INAP
UK

INAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing INAP 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 INAP.

1 25 (75.76%) TCAP
1 25 (75.76%) Telecoms
2 20 (60.61%) SIGTRAN
3 19 (57.58%) Linux
3 19 (57.58%) SS7
4 17 (51.52%) STL
4 17 (51.52%) C++
4 17 (51.52%) Multithreading
4 17 (51.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 15 (45.45%) Unix
6 14 (42.42%) Java
6 14 (42.42%) M3UA
7 13 (39.39%) SOAP
8 12 (36.36%) 3G
8 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
9 11 (33.33%) VLAN
9 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 11 (33.33%) iptables
9 11 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
9 11 (33.33%) RTP
9 11 (33.33%) GSM
9 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 11 (33.33%) C#
9 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) .NET
9 11 (33.33%) OO
9 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (33.33%) Network Design
9 11 (33.33%) 2G
10 9 (27.27%) SCCP

INAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing INAP 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 INAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) TCAP
2 20 (60.61%) SIGTRAN
3 19 (57.58%) SS7
4 14 (42.42%) M3UA
5 12 (36.36%) 3G
6 11 (33.33%) 2G
6 11 (33.33%) GSM
6 11 (33.33%) RTP
6 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (33.33%) VLAN
7 9 (27.27%) SCCP
8 8 (24.24%) HTTP
8 8 (24.24%) RANAP
8 8 (24.24%) SCTP
8 8 (24.24%) SMPP
8 8 (24.24%) VoIP
9 6 (18.18%) 3GPP
9 6 (18.18%) 4G
9 6 (18.18%) CDMA
9 6 (18.18%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) CppUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.12%) NetBeans
3 2 (6.06%) Ant
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Hudson
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 25 (75.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) C++ Developer
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Linux Developer
3 4 (12.12%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Head of Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Management Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Network Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Testing Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 17 (51.52%) STL
2 13 (39.39%) SOAP
3 11 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (18.18%) POSIX
5 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
5 4 (12.12%) J2EE
5 4 (12.12%) JMS
5 4 (12.12%) REST
5 4 (12.12%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Multithreading
2 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Network Design
3 11 (33.33%) OO
3 11 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
4 8 (24.24%) Test Management
4 8 (24.24%) Test Strategy
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Defect Management
5 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 2 (6.06%) Convergent Charging
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) ISEB
2 5 (15.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Dialogic
1 6 (18.18%) Google
2 5 (15.15%) Agilent
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Tieto