The table below looks at the statistics for TCAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCAP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
Rank 868 875 867
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 9 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.048% 0.017% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £61,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £36,250
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
18900 18070 21932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.93% 17.47% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15222 14513 18232
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCAP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCAP across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

TCAP Salary Histogram in England

TCAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCAP within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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 5 £62,500 +31.57% 1
South East - 3 - -
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UK

TCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 25 (89.29%) Telecoms
2 22 (78.57%) Linux
3 21 (75.00%) UNIX
4 19 (67.86%) SS7
4 19 (67.86%) SIGTRAN
5 17 (60.71%) INAP
6 16 (57.14%) GSM
6 16 (57.14%) SQL
7 14 (50.00%) C++
8 13 (46.43%) RTP
9 11 (39.29%) Shell Script
9 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
9 11 (39.29%) STL
9 11 (39.29%) Network Design
9 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
9 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
9 11 (39.29%) VLAN
9 11 (39.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (35.71%) 2G
10 10 (35.71%) 3G
11 9 (32.14%) SCCP
12 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (28.57%) Billing
12 8 (28.57%) C#
12 8 (28.57%) Java
12 8 (28.57%) .NET
12 8 (28.57%) Oracle
12 8 (28.57%) OO
12 8 (28.57%) Network Architecture

TCAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) SS7
1 19 (67.86%) SIGTRAN
2 17 (60.71%) INAP
3 16 (57.14%) GSM
4 13 (46.43%) RTP
5 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
5 11 (39.29%) VLAN
6 10 (35.71%) 2G
6 10 (35.71%) 3G
7 9 (32.14%) SCCP
8 8 (28.57%) MVNO
9 7 (25.00%) M3UA
10 5 (17.86%) SCTP
10 5 (17.86%) VoIP
11 4 (14.29%) 4G
11 4 (14.29%) LTE
11 4 (14.29%) MGW
12 3 (10.71%) VPN
12 3 (10.71%) UMTS
12 3 (10.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 25 (89.29%) Telecoms
2 8 (28.57%) Billing
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
1 8 (28.57%) C++ Developer
1 8 (28.57%) Senior C++ Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IP Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior IP Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Operations Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Product Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Product Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) STL
1 11 (39.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Network Design
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
1 11 (39.29%) Multithreading
2 8 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Validation
3 2 (7.14%) OpenUP
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Process Management
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) C++
3 11 (39.29%) Shell Script
4 8 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Veritas
2 7 (25.00%) Huawei
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) Ericsson
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