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 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
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 437 427 440
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.023% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Average salary £51,750 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.07% +64.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,150 £70,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,350 £70,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £55,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-14.09% +30.17%
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
4833 4679 5505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 21.22% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3599 3609 4568
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 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
Berkshire +12 5 £51,750 -26.07%
SCCP
England

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (75.00%) TCAP
1 6 (75.00%) M3UA
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) GSM
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (50.00%) SCTP
4 3 (37.50%) LTE
4 3 (37.50%) MGW
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) 4G
4 3 (37.50%) INAP
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (37.50%) UMTS
5 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) EPoS
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCAP
1 6 (75.00%) M3UA
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) GSM
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (50.00%) SCTP
4 3 (37.50%) LTE
4 3 (37.50%) MGW
4 3 (37.50%) INAP
4 3 (37.50%) UMTS
4 3 (37.50%) 4G
5 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) SUSE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) IBM