The table below looks at the statistics for SCCP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 899 946 961
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +15
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 11 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.022% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.067% 0.13% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 5
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
16448 18009 20907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.73% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14924 16541
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCCP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SCCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

SCCP Salary Histogram in the UK

SCCP
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
South East +22 11 £50,000 -13.04%
England +21 11 £50,000 -13.04%
Berkshire -2 7 £42,000 -
Surrey +32 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Camberley - 4 £50,000 -
Slough +14 3 £38,000 -
Newbury -2 2 £51,250 -

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing SCCP 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 SCCP.

1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 17 (41.46%) UMTS
2 17 (41.46%) GSM
3 15 (36.59%) SIGTRAN
3 15 (36.59%) LTE
4 14 (34.15%) 4G
4 14 (34.15%) 2G
4 14 (34.15%) 3G
4 14 (34.15%) SS7
5 13 (31.71%) ISEB
5 13 (31.71%) Defect Management
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco UCCX
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (29.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (29.27%) MGCP
6 12 (29.27%) HP
6 12 (29.27%) IP Telephony
6 12 (29.27%) ISTQB
6 12 (29.27%) Unified Communications
7 11 (26.83%) tcpdump
7 11 (26.83%) Wireshark
7 11 (26.83%) ISUP
7 11 (26.83%) Test Planning
7 11 (26.83%) Diameter Protocol
8 10 (24.39%) TCAP
9 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
9 9 (21.95%) VoIP
10 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
11 7 (17.07%) 802.1X
11 7 (17.07%) M3UA

SCCP
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) GSM
1 17 (41.46%) UMTS
2 15 (36.59%) LTE
2 15 (36.59%) SIGTRAN
3 14 (34.15%) 2G
3 14 (34.15%) 3G
3 14 (34.15%) 4G
3 14 (34.15%) SS7
4 12 (29.27%) IP Telephony
4 12 (29.27%) MGCP
4 12 (29.27%) Unified Communications
5 11 (26.83%) Diameter Protocol
5 11 (26.83%) ISUP
5 11 (26.83%) tcpdump
5 11 (26.83%) Wireshark
6 10 (24.39%) TCAP
7 9 (21.95%) VoIP
8 7 (17.07%) M3UA
8 7 (17.07%) SCTP
8 7 (17.07%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) CppUnit
1 1 (2.44%) JMeter
General
1 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Network Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Test Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Network Communications Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Network Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.88%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) 802.1X
2 6 (14.63%) XMPP
3 5 (12.20%) SOAP
4 4 (9.76%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) CCTV
1 6 (14.63%) Handset
2 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) IVR
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Defect Management
2 11 (26.83%) Test Planning
3 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.63%) Coaching
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Network Design
4 6 (14.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 4 (9.76%) Network Architecture
5 4 (9.76%) Presales
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Management
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.88%) Security Management
7 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
1 5 (12.20%) C++
1 5 (12.20%) Perl
2 4 (9.76%) Python
2 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.88%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) ISEB
2 12 (29.27%) ISTQB
2 12 (29.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (17.07%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) CCNP
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.76%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.88%) CCDA
7 2 (4.88%) CCDP
7 2 (4.88%) CCVP
7 2 (4.88%) CEH
7 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) HP
3 6 (14.63%) Aruba
3 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
3 6 (14.63%) Fortinet
3 6 (14.63%) Juniper
3 6 (14.63%) Motorola
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) Polycom
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Agilent
6 1 (2.44%) Google