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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 869 887 865
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 22 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.043% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 14
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,150 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%

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
18114 20946 18941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 18.11% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15081 16567 15302
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

SCCP Salary Histogram in the UK

SCCP
Top 14 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 3 September 2015. 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
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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 +34 22 £45,000 -6.25%
South East +15 13 - -
Berkshire - 13 - -
London +15 6 £62,500 +61.29%
Slough - 5 - -
Newbury - 4 - -
Reading - 4 - -
City of London +26 2 £62,500 +61.29%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £42,500 -

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 59 (84.29%) Cisco
2 52 (74.29%) H.323
3 49 (70.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 42 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (54.29%) CCNP
6 32 (45.71%) TCP/IP
7 24 (34.29%) Lync
7 24 (34.29%) Unified Communications
7 24 (34.29%) Cisco UCCX
8 21 (30.00%) Polycom
8 21 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
9 20 (28.57%) MGCP
9 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
10 19 (27.14%) WebEx
11 18 (25.71%) Cisco IPT
12 16 (22.86%) WAN
12 16 (22.86%) LAN
13 15 (21.43%) TCAP
13 15 (21.43%) XMPP
14 14 (20.00%) Finance
14 14 (20.00%) VoIP
15 13 (18.57%) Linux
16 12 (17.14%) ITIL
16 12 (17.14%) GSM
17 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
17 11 (15.71%) Cisco UCCE
17 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
17 11 (15.71%) Coaching
18 10 (14.29%) CCVP
19 9 (12.86%) CAD

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (34.29%) Lync
2 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 52 (74.29%) H.323
2 32 (45.71%) TCP/IP
3 24 (34.29%) Unified Communications
4 20 (28.57%) MGCP
5 19 (27.14%) WebEx
6 18 (25.71%) Cisco IPT
7 16 (22.86%) WAN
7 16 (22.86%) LAN
8 15 (21.43%) TCAP
9 14 (20.00%) VoIP
10 12 (17.14%) GSM
11 9 (12.86%) M3UA
12 8 (11.43%) Diameter Protocol
12 8 (11.43%) SCTP
13 7 (10.00%) PBX
14 6 (8.57%) PSTN
14 6 (8.57%) UMTS
14 6 (8.57%) VPN
14 6 (8.57%) CTI
14 6 (8.57%) SS7
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 14 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) Advertising
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) French Language
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.86%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) German Language
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 17 (24.29%) Consultant
3 15 (21.43%) Voice Consultant
3 15 (21.43%) Communications Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Cisco Consultant
4 8 (11.43%) Data Consultant
4 8 (11.43%) Cisco Voice Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Telecoms Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Network Specialist
9 2 (2.86%) Product Development Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.86%) Trainer
9 2 (2.86%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) XMPP
2 4 (5.71%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) IVR
4 4 (5.71%) iPhone
5 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) UNIX
2 6 (8.57%) Solaris
3 5 (7.14%) Windows
4 4 (5.71%) Android
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) Mentoring
2 11 (15.71%) Coaching
3 9 (12.86%) CAD
4 7 (10.00%) Project Management
4 7 (10.00%) Time Management
5 6 (8.57%) OpenUP
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 5 (7.14%) Network Management
6 5 (7.14%) Service Management
6 5 (7.14%) Change Management
7 4 (5.71%) Validation
7 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.71%) Server Building
8 3 (4.29%) Test Planning
9 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.43%) Migration
10 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.43%) Use Case
10 1 (1.43%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) Perl
2 6 (8.57%) Python
2 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (54.29%) CCNP
3 10 (14.29%) CCVP
4 7 (10.00%) Degree
5 5 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) HNC
6 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (70.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (34.29%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (15.71%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco IPCC
5 5 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (84.29%) Cisco
2 21 (30.00%) Polycom
3 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.14%) Mitel
4 5 (7.14%) F5
4 5 (7.14%) Verint
4 5 (7.14%) Zeacom
5 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 4 (5.71%) Adobe
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) RightFax
7 1 (1.43%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.43%) Remedy
7 1 (1.43%) BT
7 1 (1.43%) Juniper