The table below looks at the statistics for ISUP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISUP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISDN User Part (ISUP)
Rank 898 967 949
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISUP 12 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.003% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.073% 0.017% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 14
Median salary £42,000 £44,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,800 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £44,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.37%

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
16448 18009 20907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.73% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14924 16541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISUP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISUP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISUP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 12 £42,000 -4.54%
South East +36 12 £42,000 -6.66%
Berkshire +14 11 £42,000 -6.66%
Reading +8 4 £45,000 -
Slough - 3 £38,000 -
Newbury - 2 £44,250 -
Crawley - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -

ISUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing ISUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISUP.

1 17 (80.95%) SS7
2 13 (61.90%) Wireshark
2 13 (61.90%) LTE
3 12 (57.14%) GSM
3 12 (57.14%) UMTS
3 12 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
4 11 (52.38%) 4G
4 11 (52.38%) SCCP
4 11 (52.38%) 3G
4 11 (52.38%) SIGTRAN
4 11 (52.38%) 2G
5 10 (47.62%) HP
5 10 (47.62%) ISEB
5 10 (47.62%) tcpdump
5 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
5 10 (47.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
6 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
7 7 (33.33%) Handset
7 7 (33.33%) VoIP
7 7 (33.33%) ISDN
7 7 (33.33%) Softswitch
7 7 (33.33%) Acme Packet
7 7 (33.33%) BroadSoft
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) Polycom
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) PBX
10 4 (19.05%) INAP

ISUP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) SS7
2 13 (61.90%) LTE
2 13 (61.90%) Wireshark
3 12 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
3 12 (57.14%) GSM
3 12 (57.14%) UMTS
4 11 (52.38%) 2G
4 11 (52.38%) 3G
4 11 (52.38%) 4G
4 11 (52.38%) SCCP
4 11 (52.38%) SIGTRAN
5 10 (47.62%) tcpdump
6 7 (33.33%) ISDN
6 7 (33.33%) Softswitch
6 7 (33.33%) VoIP
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) INAP
8 4 (19.05%) Intelligent Network
8 4 (19.05%) PBX
9 3 (14.29%) MGCP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Network Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
2 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) ISEB
1 10 (47.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) Acme Packet
2 7 (33.33%) BroadSoft
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Polycom
4 4 (19.05%) Sonus
5 3 (14.29%) Aastra
6 1 (4.76%) GENBAND
6 1 (4.76%) Huawei
6 1 (4.76%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle