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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank 853 948 969
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +21
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 12 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.020% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% 0.12% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 12
Median salary £27,000 £46,250 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.62% -5.61%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £28,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -41.23%

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
15418 17809 20680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.26% 16.59% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12480 14717 16648
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

SCCP Salary Histogram in the UK

SCCP
Top 9 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 3 December 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
England +67 12 £27,000 -41.62% 1
South East +73 11 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Aylesbury - 8 £27,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £27,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £29,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £29,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £29,000 -

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 16 (76.19%) VoIP
2 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (47.62%) Unified Communications
5 9 (42.86%) LTE
5 9 (42.86%) CCNA
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (42.86%) BGP
6 8 (38.10%) UMTS
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) MySQL
6 8 (38.10%) GSM
6 8 (38.10%) Data Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Perl
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) 3G
9 5 (23.81%) SS7
9 5 (23.81%) TCAP
9 5 (23.81%) ISUP
9 5 (23.81%) 2G
9 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
9 5 (23.81%) SIGTRAN
9 5 (23.81%) Diameter Protocol
9 5 (23.81%) 4G
9 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
10 4 (19.05%) SCTP
10 4 (19.05%) M3UA
10 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) VoIP
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (47.62%) Unified Communications
4 9 (42.86%) BGP
4 9 (42.86%) LTE
5 8 (38.10%) GSM
5 8 (38.10%) UMTS
6 5 (23.81%) 2G
6 5 (23.81%) 3G
6 5 (23.81%) 4G
6 5 (23.81%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (23.81%) ISUP
6 5 (23.81%) SIGTRAN
6 5 (23.81%) SS7
6 5 (23.81%) TCAP
6 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
7 4 (19.05%) IPsec
7 4 (19.05%) M3UA
7 4 (19.05%) SCTP
7 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
General
1 12 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Data Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
2 4 (19.05%) Presales
3 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CCNA
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) HP