The table below looks at the statistics for TCAP 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 TCAP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
Rank 441 430 434
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.065% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £36,250
TCAP
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
4853 4649 5321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.44% 21.52% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3596 3604 4310
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

TCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

TCAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

TCAP Salary Trend in the South East

TCAP
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 TCAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Surrey - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire -6 2 - -
TCAP
England

TCAP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (100.00%) SCCP
1 5 (100.00%) M3UA
2 3 (60.00%) LTE
2 3 (60.00%) SCTP
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) GSM
2 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) RTP
3 2 (40.00%) ISUP
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) 4G
3 2 (40.00%) MGW
3 2 (40.00%) OpenUP
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) INAP
3 2 (40.00%) VoLTE

TCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SCCP
1 5 (100.00%) M3UA
2 3 (60.00%) LTE
2 3 (60.00%) SCTP
2 3 (60.00%) GSM
2 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) RTP
3 2 (40.00%) ISUP
3 2 (40.00%) 4G
3 2 (40.00%) MGW
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) INAP
3 2 (40.00%) VoLTE
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) OpenUP
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco