The table below looks at the statistics for ISUP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISUP over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISDN User Part (ISUP)
Rank 882 893 868
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing ISUP 11 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.016% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.054% 0.094% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 6
Average salary £25,750 £47,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.21% +14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £41,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-52.12% +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
20215 19108 21977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.74% 17.27% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16167 15275 18065
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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

ISUP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ISUP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISUP
Salary Trend

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

ISUP Salary Trend in the UK

ISUP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISUP over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 within the UK.

ISUP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISUP
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISUP within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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
England -23 11 £25,750 -45.21%
Berkshire +14 9 £22,500 -52.12%
South East -20 9 £22,500 -52.12%
Reading -1 5 £29,000 -38.29%
Slough - 3 £22,500 -
London - 2 £65,000 -
Hook - 1 £22,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £22,500 -

ISUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISUP 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 ISUP.

1 16 (55.17%) SS7
1 16 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 14 (48.28%) UNIX
3 13 (44.83%) ISDN
4 10 (34.48%) GSM
4 10 (34.48%) UMTS
4 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) Megaco
4 10 (34.48%) INAP
5 9 (31.03%) VoIP
5 9 (31.03%) PSTN
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) SOAP
6 8 (27.59%) XML
6 8 (27.59%) SMS
6 8 (27.59%) 3GPP
6 8 (27.59%) ATM
6 8 (27.59%) CDMA
6 8 (27.59%) GPRS
6 8 (27.59%) WCDMA
6 8 (27.59%) IVR
6 8 (27.59%) Marketing
6 8 (27.59%) Wireshark
6 8 (27.59%) MGW
7 7 (24.14%) Wireless
7 7 (24.14%) HTTP
7 7 (24.14%) DNS
7 7 (24.14%) Windows NT
7 7 (24.14%) Linux

ISUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ISUP 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 ISUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (6.90%) Lync
1 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) SS7
2 13 (44.83%) ISDN
3 10 (34.48%) GSM
3 10 (34.48%) UMTS
3 10 (34.48%) Megaco
3 10 (34.48%) INAP
3 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 9 (31.03%) VoIP
4 9 (31.03%) PSTN
5 8 (27.59%) ATM
5 8 (27.59%) CDMA
5 8 (27.59%) GPRS
5 8 (27.59%) SMS
5 8 (27.59%) 3GPP
5 8 (27.59%) WCDMA
5 8 (27.59%) Wireshark
5 8 (27.59%) MGW
6 7 (24.14%) Wireless
6 7 (24.14%) DNS
6 7 (24.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.45%) Ranorex
General
1 16 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 8 (27.59%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Core Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) CS Core Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
6 1 (3.45%) Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) XML
1 8 (27.59%) SOAP
2 6 (20.69%) Rendezvous
3 2 (6.90%) VXML
3 2 (6.90%) JTAPI
3 2 (6.90%) Java EE
3 2 (6.90%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (6.90%) TAPI
3 2 (6.90%) CCXML
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) EJB
4 1 (3.45%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) IVR
2 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) IPTV
4 1 (3.45%) Handset
4 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) UNIX
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000
3 7 (24.14%) Windows NT
4 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
1 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Validation
3 2 (6.90%) CRM
3 2 (6.90%) SOA
3 2 (6.90%) Process Management
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Product Management
3 2 (6.90%) OpenUP
4 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
1 7 (24.14%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) NFS
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Sybase
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) TIBCO
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Redknee
6 3 (10.34%) Nortel
6 3 (10.34%) Acme Packet
7 2 (6.90%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) Nokia
7 2 (6.90%) Verint
7 2 (6.90%) Genesys
7 2 (6.90%) VMware
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Huawei
8 1 (3.45%) Polycom
8 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.45%) Ericsson
8 1 (3.45%) Avaya