The table below looks at the statistics for SCCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCP over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 878 924 946
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +22
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 14 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.028% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.091% 0.17% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 4
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
SCCP
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
15419 17384 19613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 16.95% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12867 14477 15625
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SCCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SCCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SCCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCCP
Salary Trend in England

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

SCCP Salary Trend in England

SCCP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SCCP Salary Histogram in England

SCCP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 13 £49,000 -14.78%
SCCP
UK

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing SCCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SCCP.

1 19 (51.35%) SIGTRAN
2 18 (48.65%) 4G
2 18 (48.65%) GSM
2 18 (48.65%) UMTS
2 18 (48.65%) 3G
2 18 (48.65%) 2G
3 17 (45.95%) ISEB
3 17 (45.95%) Defect Management
4 16 (43.24%) ISTQB
5 15 (40.54%) LTE
6 14 (37.84%) Cisco
6 14 (37.84%) SS7
6 14 (37.84%) TCAP
7 13 (35.14%) HP
7 13 (35.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (32.43%) Test Planning
8 12 (32.43%) tcpdump
8 12 (32.43%) Wireshark
9 11 (29.73%) SCTP
9 11 (29.73%) M3UA
9 11 (29.73%) Diameter Protocol
9 11 (29.73%) VoIP
9 11 (29.73%) ISUP
10 10 (27.03%) INAP
10 10 (27.03%) MGCP
10 10 (27.03%) Unified Communications
10 10 (27.03%) Cisco UCCX
10 10 (27.03%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (27.03%) IP Telephony
11 9 (24.32%) Mentoring

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) SIGTRAN
2 18 (48.65%) 2G
2 18 (48.65%) 3G
2 18 (48.65%) 4G
2 18 (48.65%) GSM
2 18 (48.65%) UMTS
3 15 (40.54%) LTE
4 14 (37.84%) SS7
4 14 (37.84%) TCAP
5 12 (32.43%) tcpdump
5 12 (32.43%) Wireshark
6 11 (29.73%) Diameter Protocol
6 11 (29.73%) ISUP
6 11 (29.73%) M3UA
6 11 (29.73%) SCTP
6 11 (29.73%) VoIP
7 10 (27.03%) INAP
7 10 (27.03%) IP Telephony
7 10 (27.03%) MGCP
7 10 (27.03%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) CppUnit
1 1 (2.70%) JMeter
General
1 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Network Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Network Communications Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Test Leader
6 4 (10.81%) Telecoms Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Testing
7 2 (5.41%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) SOAP
2 6 (16.22%) XMPP
3 4 (10.81%) VXML
4 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Handset
2 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) IVR
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Defect Management
2 12 (32.43%) Test Planning
3 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.22%) Coaching
5 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) Presales
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Test Management
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Management
8 2 (5.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
1 5 (13.51%) C++
1 5 (13.51%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.41%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) ISEB
2 16 (43.24%) ISTQB
3 13 (35.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (13.51%) Degree
5 4 (10.81%) CCNP
5 4 (10.81%) CCNP Voice
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) CEH
7 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco
2 13 (35.14%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) Agilent
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) Polycom
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Google