The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 889 861 866
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 12 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.024% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.058% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 32
Average salary £39,600 £60,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,600 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +46.34%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20545 19756 21121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.57% 18.17% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16471 15851 17426
Average salary £44,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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
Top 13 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 30 July 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 -41 11 £39,600 -34.00%
West Midlands +4 3 - -
South West - 3 £41,000 -
Leeds - 3 £39,600 -
Solihull - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £39,600 -
Yorkshire - 3 £39,600 -
City of London -18 2 £35,000 -12.50%
London -65 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Swindon - 2 £41,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £41,000 -
Devon - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (58.14%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) VoIP
3 21 (48.84%) H.323
4 19 (44.19%) Telecoms
5 17 (39.53%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (39.53%) LAN
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 13 (30.23%) CCNA
8 12 (27.91%) CCNP
8 12 (27.91%) WAN
8 12 (27.91%) CiscoWorks
8 12 (27.91%) Netcool
8 12 (27.91%) Network Management
9 11 (25.58%) ITIL
9 11 (25.58%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) Linux
10 10 (23.26%) Demand Forecasting
11 9 (20.93%) SLA
11 9 (20.93%) MGCP
12 8 (18.60%) EIGRP
12 8 (18.60%) MPLS
12 8 (18.60%) BGP
12 8 (18.60%) SS7
12 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
12 8 (18.60%) VLAN
12 8 (18.60%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
12 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
13 7 (16.28%) Polycom

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (9.30%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) VoIP
2 21 (48.84%) H.323
3 17 (39.53%) LAN
4 12 (27.91%) WAN
5 9 (20.93%) MGCP
6 8 (18.60%) EIGRP
6 8 (18.60%) MPLS
6 8 (18.60%) BGP
6 8 (18.60%) SS7
6 8 (18.60%) VLAN
6 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
7 6 (13.95%) Firewall
8 5 (11.63%) GSM
8 5 (11.63%) DNS
8 5 (11.63%) TCAP
8 5 (11.63%) 3G
8 5 (11.63%) 2G
8 5 (11.63%) IP Telephony
9 4 (9.30%) M3UA
9 4 (9.30%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) CA Gen
1 4 (9.30%) NetBeans
1 4 (9.30%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) CppUnit
General
1 19 (44.19%) Telecoms
2 11 (25.58%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Billing
5 1 (2.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Network Specialist
2 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Communications Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Communications Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Software Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Tester
4 3 (6.98%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Qt
1 4 (9.30%) XMPP
1 4 (9.30%) Middleware
1 4 (9.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.30%) IVR
3 3 (6.98%) Handset
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.63%) UNIX
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Network Management
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL
3 10 (23.26%) Demand Forecasting
4 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.30%) IT Governance
5 4 (9.30%) Service Management
5 4 (9.30%) Change Management
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Time Management
7 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) Validation
8 1 (2.33%) Information Security
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Release Management
8 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.23%) CCNA
3 12 (27.91%) CCNP
4 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.33%) RHCE
7 1 (2.33%) CCVP
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.30%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (27.91%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (27.91%) Netcool
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (9.30%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco
2 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.28%) Polycom
4 4 (9.30%) Verint
4 4 (9.30%) Tandberg
4 4 (9.30%) Fujitsu
4 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.30%) CA
4 4 (9.30%) Avaya
4 4 (9.30%) HP
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) JBoss
5 3 (6.98%) Genesys
6 2 (4.65%) TOWER Software
6 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.33%) Sun
7 1 (2.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix