The table below looks at the statistics for SCCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 447 470 473
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.023% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% 0.11% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £38,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.91% +35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-30.90% +30.95%
SCCP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4331 4716 4924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.41% 22.08% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3617 3543 3816
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SCCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SCCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCCP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SCCP Salary Trend in the South East

SCCP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Berkshire +17 3 £38,000 -
Surrey +9 1 £42,500 -26.08%
SCCP
England

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing SCCP 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 SCCP.

1 6 (66.67%) SS7
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) UMTS
2 5 (55.56%) GSM
2 5 (55.56%) 2G
2 5 (55.56%) SIGTRAN
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
3 4 (44.44%) 4G
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
3 4 (44.44%) ISUP
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) MGCP
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) CTI
4 3 (33.33%) PBX
4 3 (33.33%) PSTN
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) VXML

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing SCCP 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 SCCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SS7
2 5 (55.56%) 2G
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) GSM
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
2 5 (55.56%) SIGTRAN
2 5 (55.56%) UMTS
2 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
3 4 (44.44%) 4G
3 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (44.44%) ISUP
3 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
4 3 (33.33%) CTI
4 3 (33.33%) H.323
4 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 3 (33.33%) MGCP
4 3 (33.33%) PBX
4 3 (33.33%) PSTN
4 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) CppUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) VXML
2 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (11.11%) POSIX
2 1 (11.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) IVR
4 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Polycom
3 2 (22.22%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Dialogic
4 1 (11.11%) Symbian
4 1 (11.11%) Tieto