The table below looks at the statistics for TCAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCAP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
Rank 874 913 953
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +40
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 2 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.11% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 10
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £24,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+104.08% -51.00%
TCAP
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
14993 17001 19656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 16.73% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12378 14204 15585
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

TCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TCAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

TCAP
Salary Trend in England

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

TCAP Salary Trend in England

TCAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCAP within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +58 2 £50,000 +104.08%
TCAP
UK

TCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing TCAP 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 TCAP.

1 7 (87.50%) SCCP
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) LTE
3 5 (62.50%) M3UA
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (50.00%) SCTP
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) INAP
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (50.00%) UMTS
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) GSM
5 3 (37.50%) SS7
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) STL
7 1 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) Java

TCAP
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 2 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SCCP
2 5 (62.50%) LTE
2 5 (62.50%) M3UA
3 4 (50.00%) GSM
3 4 (50.00%) INAP
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) SCTP
3 4 (50.00%) UMTS
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) SS7
5 1 (12.50%) 2G
5 1 (12.50%) 3G
5 1 (12.50%) 4G
5 1 (12.50%) CDMA
5 1 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (12.50%) ISUP
5 1 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (12.50%) POSIX
2 1 (12.50%) STL
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Dialogic