The table below looks at the statistics for SCCP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 892 855 847
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -8
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 7 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.017% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.034% 0.096% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 39
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +46.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +46.34%

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
20844 18712 21570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.91% 17.59% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16538 15112 17643
Average salary £44,500 £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

SCCP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SCCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCCP
Salary Trend

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

SCCP Salary Trend in the UK

SCCP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCCP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

SCCP Salary Histogram in the UK

SCCP
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -46 7 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Surrey -5 3 £50,000 -6.97% 1
South East -26 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Guildford - 3 £50,000 - 1
London -7 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
City of London -7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -11 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SCCP 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 SCCP.

1 26 (68.42%) Cisco
2 23 (60.53%) VoIP
3 20 (52.63%) H.323
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (42.11%) LAN
5 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
6 15 (39.47%) Cisco CUCM
7 13 (34.21%) CCNA
8 12 (31.58%) CCNP
9 11 (28.95%) WAN
9 11 (28.95%) ITIL
9 11 (28.95%) Linux
9 11 (28.95%) CiscoWorks
9 11 (28.95%) Netcool
9 11 (28.95%) Finance
9 11 (28.95%) Network Management
10 9 (23.68%) Demand Forecasting
10 9 (23.68%) MGCP
11 8 (21.05%) Unified Communications
11 8 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
12 7 (18.42%) EIGRP
12 7 (18.42%) MPLS
12 7 (18.42%) BGP
12 7 (18.42%) SLA
12 7 (18.42%) VLAN
13 6 (15.79%) Polycom
13 6 (15.79%) Firewall
13 6 (15.79%) Java
13 6 (15.79%) Perl

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SCCP 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 SCCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) VoIP
2 20 (52.63%) H.323
3 16 (42.11%) LAN
4 11 (28.95%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) MGCP
6 8 (21.05%) Unified Communications
7 7 (18.42%) VLAN
7 7 (18.42%) BGP
7 7 (18.42%) EIGRP
7 7 (18.42%) MPLS
8 6 (15.79%) Firewall
8 6 (15.79%) TCAP
8 6 (15.79%) GSM
9 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
9 5 (13.16%) SCTP
9 5 (13.16%) M3UA
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (10.53%) SS7
11 3 (7.89%) UMTS
11 3 (7.89%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 4 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (10.53%) NetBeans
1 4 (10.53%) CA Gen
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.63%) JMeter
General
1 16 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
1 7 (18.42%) Network Specialist
2 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Communications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Communications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Software Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Information Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
1 4 (10.53%) XMPP
1 4 (10.53%) Qt
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (10.53%) IVR
3 2 (5.26%) Handset
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
1 11 (28.95%) Network Management
2 9 (23.68%) Demand Forecasting
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.53%) IT Governance
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) Service Management
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
6 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Validation
7 1 (2.63%) Information Security
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Release Management
7 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Java
1 6 (15.79%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (34.21%) CCNA
3 12 (31.58%) CCNP
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCVP
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) ProxySG
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (28.95%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (28.95%) Netcool
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (10.53%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Cisco
2 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.79%) Polycom
3 4 (10.53%) Tandberg
3 4 (10.53%) Verint
3 4 (10.53%) CA
3 4 (10.53%) Fujitsu
3 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Blue Coat
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) JBoss
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) Avaya
4 3 (7.89%) Genesys
5 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.63%) Redknee
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
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