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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISDN User Part (ISUP)
Rank 904 970 977
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISUP 14 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.085% 0.027% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 15
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -5.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -5.31%

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
16550 18557 20785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.91% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13758 15271 16612
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

ISUP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISUP
Top 9 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 29 July 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 +44 14 £45,000 +1.12%
South East +26 13 £43,500 -19.06%
Berkshire +11 12 £43,500 -3.33%
Reading +8 4 £45,000 -
Slough - 4 £38,000 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
South West - 1 £57,500 -

ISUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (77.27%) SS7
2 14 (63.64%) Wireshark
2 14 (63.64%) LTE
3 13 (59.09%) Diameter Protocol
3 13 (59.09%) GSM
3 13 (59.09%) UMTS
4 12 (54.55%) 3G
4 12 (54.55%) 2G
4 12 (54.55%) 4G
5 11 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
5 11 (50.00%) SCCP
6 10 (45.45%) HP
6 10 (45.45%) ISEB
6 10 (45.45%) tcpdump
6 10 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (45.45%) Defect Management
7 9 (40.91%) Test Planning
7 9 (40.91%) VoIP
7 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
8 8 (36.36%) Handset
8 8 (36.36%) ISDN
8 8 (36.36%) Acme Packet
8 8 (36.36%) BroadSoft
8 8 (36.36%) Softswitch
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco
10 6 (27.27%) Polycom
10 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
12 4 (18.18%) PBX
12 4 (18.18%) 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 (77.27%) SS7
2 14 (63.64%) LTE
2 14 (63.64%) Wireshark
3 13 (59.09%) Diameter Protocol
3 13 (59.09%) GSM
3 13 (59.09%) UMTS
4 12 (54.55%) 2G
4 12 (54.55%) 3G
4 12 (54.55%) 4G
5 11 (50.00%) SCCP
5 11 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
6 10 (45.45%) tcpdump
7 9 (40.91%) VoIP
8 8 (36.36%) ISDN
8 8 (36.36%) Softswitch
9 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 4 (18.18%) INAP
10 4 (18.18%) Intelligent Network
10 4 (18.18%) MGCP
10 4 (18.18%) PBX
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Network Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Core Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Handset
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Defect Management
2 9 (40.91%) Test Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
1 10 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) Acme Packet
2 8 (36.36%) BroadSoft
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Polycom
5 4 (18.18%) Aastra
5 4 (18.18%) Sonus
6 2 (9.09%) Huawei
7 1 (4.55%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Nokia
7 1 (4.55%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle