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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 891 851 854
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +3
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 13 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.022% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 34
Average salary £39,600 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £60,000 £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
20227 19758 21013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.39% 18.15% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16236 15909 17355
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 23 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 -48 12 £39,600 -1.00%
Leeds - 4 £39,600 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £39,600 -
Yorkshire - 4 £39,600 -
Solihull - 3 - -
South West - 3 £41,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
City of London -13 2 £35,000 -12.50%
London -45 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 23 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 26 (59.09%) Cisco
2 24 (54.55%) VoIP
3 21 (47.73%) H.323
4 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
5 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (38.64%) LAN
7 16 (36.36%) Cisco CUCM
8 14 (31.82%) CCNA
9 12 (27.27%) CCNP
9 12 (27.27%) WAN
9 12 (27.27%) CiscoWorks
9 12 (27.27%) Netcool
9 12 (27.27%) Network Management
10 11 (25.00%) ITIL
10 11 (25.00%) Finance
11 10 (22.73%) Linux
11 10 (22.73%) Demand Forecasting
12 9 (20.45%) SLA
12 9 (20.45%) MGCP
13 8 (18.18%) BGP
13 8 (18.18%) MPLS
13 8 (18.18%) EIGRP
13 8 (18.18%) SS7
13 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
13 8 (18.18%) VLAN
13 8 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (18.18%) Unified Communications
13 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (15.91%) ITIL V3
14 7 (15.91%) Polycom

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) VoIP
2 21 (47.73%) H.323
3 17 (38.64%) LAN
4 12 (27.27%) WAN
5 9 (20.45%) MGCP
6 8 (18.18%) SS7
6 8 (18.18%) MPLS
6 8 (18.18%) BGP
6 8 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 8 (18.18%) VLAN
6 8 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 6 (13.64%) Firewall
8 5 (11.36%) 2G
8 5 (11.36%) TCAP
8 5 (11.36%) DNS
8 5 (11.36%) 3G
8 5 (11.36%) GSM
8 5 (11.36%) IP Telephony
9 4 (9.09%) RTP
9 4 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 4 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (9.09%) NetBeans
1 4 (9.09%) CA Gen
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
2 11 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (6.82%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 5 (11.36%) Voice Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Software Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Tester
4 3 (6.82%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.27%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) SOAP
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
1 4 (9.09%) XMPP
1 4 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.09%) IVR
3 3 (6.82%) Handset
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.36%) UNIX
4 4 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Network Management
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (22.73%) Demand Forecasting
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.09%) IT Governance
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Information Security
8 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
8 1 (2.27%) Validation
8 1 (2.27%) Release Management
8 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.82%) CCNA
3 12 (27.27%) CCNP
4 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CCSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCVP
7 1 (2.27%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) ProxySG
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (27.27%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (27.27%) Netcool
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (9.09%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Cisco
2 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.91%) Polycom
4 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle
5 4 (9.09%) JBoss
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Avaya
5 4 (9.09%) Tandberg
5 4 (9.09%) Verint
5 4 (9.09%) CA
5 4 (9.09%) Fujitsu
6 3 (6.82%) Genesys
7 2 (4.55%) TOWER Software
7 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee
8 1 (2.27%) Redknee