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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISDN User Part (ISUP)
Rank 903 963 971
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +8
Permanent jobs citing ISUP 8 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.048% 0.031% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 17
Median salary £38,000 £56,250 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.44% +19.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £51,250 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £61,250 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £62,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-39.20% +32.97%

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
16834 19627 20614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.14% 17.89% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13972 15753 16485
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

ISUP Salary Histogram in the UK

ISUP
Top 6 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 May 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 +47 8 £38,000 -32.44%
South East +33 4 £38,000 -39.20%
Berkshire +22 4 £38,000 -
Slough +7 4 £38,000 -
London +46 3 £32,500 -35.00%
South West - 1 £57,500 -

ISUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (92.86%) SS7
2 11 (78.57%) Wireshark
3 8 (57.14%) VoIP
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) GSM
4 7 (50.00%) ISDN
4 7 (50.00%) Nagios
4 7 (50.00%) UMTS
4 7 (50.00%) MGCP
4 7 (50.00%) Handset
4 7 (50.00%) Polycom
4 7 (50.00%) LTE
4 7 (50.00%) Aastra
4 7 (50.00%) Softswitch
4 7 (50.00%) Acme Packet
4 7 (50.00%) BroadSoft
4 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (35.71%) 4G
6 5 (35.71%) SIGTRAN
6 5 (35.71%) 2G
6 5 (35.71%) 3G
7 4 (28.57%) SCCP
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) ISEB
7 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
7 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
7 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Test Planning

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 13 (92.86%) SS7
2 11 (78.57%) Wireshark
3 8 (57.14%) VoIP
4 7 (50.00%) GSM
4 7 (50.00%) ISDN
4 7 (50.00%) LTE
4 7 (50.00%) MGCP
4 7 (50.00%) Softswitch
4 7 (50.00%) UMTS
5 6 (42.86%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (35.71%) 2G
6 5 (35.71%) 3G
6 5 (35.71%) 4G
6 5 (35.71%) SIGTRAN
7 4 (28.57%) SCCP
7 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
8 2 (14.29%) GPRS
8 2 (14.29%) INAP
8 2 (14.29%) MGW
8 2 (14.29%) VoWiFi
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Voice Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Network Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Core Network Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Network Integration Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
2 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Aastra
2 7 (50.00%) Acme Packet
2 7 (50.00%) BroadSoft
2 7 (50.00%) Polycom
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Huawei
5 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia Networks