The table below looks at the statistics for INAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited INAP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intelligent Network Application Part (INAP)
Rank 872 864 874
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing INAP 19 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.023% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.094% 0.14% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 12
Average salary £57,500 £47,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.34% +11.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £52,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+17.02% +14.63%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20259 18439 22340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.18% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16033 14973 18252
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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

INAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing INAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

INAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

INAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing INAP within the UK.

INAP Salary Trend in the UK

INAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing INAP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

INAP Salary Histogram in the UK

INAP
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing INAP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
England -28 19 £57,500 +22.34% 1
Berkshire 0 16 £46,500 -1.06% 1
South East -3 16 £46,500 -1.06% 1
Reading -3 5 £85,000 +80.85%
Slough - 4 £46,500 - 1
Newbury - 2 £77,500 -
London -3 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -

INAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing INAP 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 INAP.

1 103 (94.50%) Telecoms
2 102 (93.58%) SS7
3 67 (61.47%) TCAP
4 66 (60.55%) SIGTRAN
5 56 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (44.95%) 4G
7 48 (44.04%) Network Architecture
7 48 (44.04%) Erlang
8 46 (42.20%) UNIX
9 34 (31.19%) Linux
10 31 (28.44%) TCP/IP
11 25 (22.94%) SMS
12 24 (22.02%) Java
13 22 (20.18%) Network Design
14 21 (19.27%) GSM
15 19 (17.43%) ISUP
16 18 (16.51%) RTP
16 18 (16.51%) STL
16 18 (16.51%) C++
16 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
16 18 (16.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 17 (15.60%) Multithreading
17 17 (15.60%) VLAN
18 15 (13.76%) Billing
18 15 (13.76%) Oracle
18 15 (13.76%) Solaris
18 15 (13.76%) SLA
19 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (11.93%) Wireshark
20 13 (11.93%) HTTP

INAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing INAP 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 INAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.17%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 102 (93.58%) SS7
2 67 (61.47%) TCAP
3 66 (60.55%) SIGTRAN
4 49 (44.95%) 4G
5 31 (28.44%) TCP/IP
6 25 (22.94%) SMS
7 21 (19.27%) GSM
8 19 (17.43%) ISUP
9 18 (16.51%) RTP
10 17 (15.60%) VLAN
11 13 (11.93%) Wireshark
11 13 (11.93%) HTTP
11 13 (11.93%) DNS
11 13 (11.93%) LDAP
12 10 (9.17%) Wireless
13 9 (8.26%) LTE
13 9 (8.26%) 3G
14 8 (7.34%) VoLTE
15 6 (5.50%) MGW
16 4 (3.67%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.83%) MySQL
General
1 103 (94.50%) Telecoms
2 15 (13.76%) Billing
3 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (28.44%) Developer
1 31 (28.44%) Senior Developer
2 24 (22.02%) Designer
3 12 (11.01%) Analyst
3 12 (11.01%) Test Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Software Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) IP Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Senior IP Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) BSS Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Telecoms Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Senior C++ Developer
6 7 (6.42%) C++ Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Design Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Voice Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.51%) STL
1 18 (16.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (11.93%) SOAP
3 12 (11.01%) XML
3 12 (11.01%) Rendezvous
4 8 (7.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) IVR
2 12 (11.01%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (42.20%) UNIX
2 34 (31.19%) Linux
3 15 (13.76%) Solaris
4 12 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.04%) Network Architecture
3 22 (20.18%) Network Design
4 18 (16.51%) Software Engineering
5 17 (15.60%) Multithreading
6 12 (11.01%) Software Testing
6 12 (11.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.42%) OO
9 6 (5.50%) Project Management
10 5 (4.59%) Capacity Management
10 5 (4.59%) Validation
11 2 (1.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (0.92%) Test Planning
12 1 (0.92%) Time Management
12 1 (0.92%) Integration Testing
12 1 (0.92%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) Erlang
2 24 (22.02%) Java
3 18 (16.51%) C++
4 13 (11.93%) Perl
5 10 (9.17%) SQL
6 8 (7.34%) C#
7 7 (6.42%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) ISEB
1 12 (11.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) NFS
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) Oracle
2 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
2 12 (11.01%) TIBCO
3 8 (7.34%) Citrix
3 8 (7.34%) Redknee
4 5 (4.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (4.59%) Huawei
4 5 (4.59%) Nokia
5 3 (2.75%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.92%) Agilent
6 1 (0.92%) VMware
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