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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intelligent Network Application Part (INAP)
Rank 891 854 891
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +37
Permanent jobs citing INAP 13 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.13% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
Average salary £46,500 £47,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% +11.90%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +17.50%

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
20327 18645 22362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.23% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16107 15066 18227
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

INAP Salary Histogram in the UK

INAP
Top 5 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 21 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 13 £46,500 -1.06% 1
Berkshire -10 12 £46,500 -1.06% 1
South East -19 12 £46,500 -1.06% 1
Slough - 6 £46,500 -
Reading -15 4 - -

INAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 57 (90.48%) Telecoms
2 56 (88.89%) SS7
3 43 (68.25%) UNIX
4 31 (49.21%) Linux
5 28 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 26 (41.27%) TCAP
7 23 (36.51%) SMS
7 23 (36.51%) SIGTRAN
8 22 (34.92%) Java
9 20 (31.75%) GSM
10 19 (30.16%) RTP
10 19 (30.16%) Network Design
11 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
11 17 (26.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 17 (26.98%) ISUP
11 17 (26.98%) STL
11 17 (26.98%) C++
11 17 (26.98%) SLA
12 16 (25.40%) Multithreading
12 16 (25.40%) VLAN
13 15 (23.81%) Billing
13 15 (23.81%) Oracle
14 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (20.63%) Wireshark
15 13 (20.63%) Solaris
16 11 (17.46%) LDAP
16 11 (17.46%) SOAP
16 11 (17.46%) Perl
16 11 (17.46%) HTTP
16 11 (17.46%) DNS

INAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (15.87%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 56 (88.89%) SS7
2 28 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 26 (41.27%) TCAP
4 23 (36.51%) SMS
4 23 (36.51%) SIGTRAN
5 20 (31.75%) GSM
6 19 (30.16%) RTP
7 17 (26.98%) ISUP
8 16 (25.40%) VLAN
9 13 (20.63%) Wireshark
10 11 (17.46%) LDAP
10 11 (17.46%) HTTP
10 11 (17.46%) DNS
11 9 (14.29%) 4G
11 9 (14.29%) Wireless
12 8 (12.70%) VoLTE
13 7 (11.11%) LTE
13 7 (11.11%) 3G
14 6 (9.52%) MGW
15 4 (6.35%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
General
1 57 (90.48%) Telecoms
2 15 (23.81%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
1 10 (15.87%) Developer
1 10 (15.87%) Analyst
1 10 (15.87%) Test Analyst
1 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
1 10 (15.87%) BSS Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) IP Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Senior IP Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
3 7 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 17 (26.98%) STL
2 11 (17.46%) SOAP
3 10 (15.87%) Rendezvous
3 10 (15.87%) XML
4 8 (12.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) IVR
1 10 (15.87%) Mobile App
1 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) UNIX
2 31 (49.21%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) Solaris
4 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Network Design
2 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.40%) Multithreading
4 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
6 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
6 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (11.11%) OO
8 6 (9.52%) Project Management
8 6 (9.52%) Network Architecture
9 5 (7.94%) Validation
10 3 (4.76%) Capacity Management
11 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.17%) Performance Testing
11 2 (3.17%) OpenUP
12 1 (1.59%) Supplier Management
12 1 (1.59%) Integration Testing
12 1 (1.59%) Time Management
12 1 (1.59%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) Java
2 17 (26.98%) C++
3 11 (17.46%) Perl
4 10 (15.87%) SQL
5 8 (12.70%) C#
6 7 (11.11%) PowerHouse
7 6 (9.52%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) ISEB
1 10 (15.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) NFS
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.87%) TIBCO
3 6 (9.52%) Citrix
3 6 (9.52%) Redknee
4 4 (6.35%) Huawei
5 3 (4.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (4.76%) Nokia
6 2 (3.17%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.59%) Agilent
7 1 (1.59%) VMware
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago