The table below looks at the statistics for SCTP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCTP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP)
Rank 937 959 997
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +38
Permanent jobs citing SCTP 15 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.011% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.084% 0.059% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%

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
17870 20312 20456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.27% 18.30% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14818 16091 16199
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SCTP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCTP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SCTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCTP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCTP within the UK.

SCTP Salary Trend in the UK

SCTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCTP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 within the UK.

SCTP Salary Histogram in the UK

SCTP
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCTP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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 +41 15 £65,000 +30.00%
London +25 9 £65,000 -
Bristol - 5 - -
South West - 5 - -
South East +23 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

SCTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing SCTP 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 SCTP.

1 19 (52.78%) ATM
1 19 (52.78%) Ethernet
2 18 (50.00%) HTTP
2 18 (50.00%) OSPF
2 18 (50.00%) SCCP
2 18 (50.00%) VoIP
2 18 (50.00%) SMPP
2 18 (50.00%) TCAP
2 18 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 18 (50.00%) M3UA
3 17 (47.22%) SOAP
3 17 (47.22%) INAP
4 16 (44.44%) 3G
4 16 (44.44%) 2G
4 16 (44.44%) 4G
5 14 (38.89%) Network Architecture
5 14 (38.89%) Test Management
5 14 (38.89%) Defect Management
5 14 (38.89%) Load Balancing
5 14 (38.89%) ISTQB
5 14 (38.89%) ISEB
6 13 (36.11%) Cisco
6 13 (36.11%) RANAP
6 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
6 13 (36.11%) Firewall
6 13 (36.11%) QA
7 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (33.33%) Juniper
8 11 (30.56%) Test Strategy
8 11 (30.56%) Software Delivery

SCTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing SCTP 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 SCTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) ATM
1 19 (52.78%) Ethernet
2 18 (50.00%) HTTP
2 18 (50.00%) M3UA
2 18 (50.00%) OSPF
2 18 (50.00%) SCCP
2 18 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 18 (50.00%) SMPP
2 18 (50.00%) TCAP
2 18 (50.00%) VoIP
3 17 (47.22%) INAP
4 16 (44.44%) 2G
4 16 (44.44%) 3G
4 16 (44.44%) 4G
5 13 (36.11%) Firewall
5 13 (36.11%) RANAP
6 9 (25.00%) Internet
7 8 (22.22%) MPLS
8 5 (13.89%) GPRS
8 5 (13.89%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
General
1 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Designer
2 14 (38.89%) Senior Designer
3 12 (33.33%) Network Designer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Network Designer
5 6 (16.67%) Head of Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Management Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Network Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Testing Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) IP Design Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Mobile Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) RAN Design Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) RAN Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Transmission Design Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Solaris
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Defect Management
1 14 (38.89%) Load Balancing
1 14 (38.89%) Network Architecture
1 14 (38.89%) Test Management
2 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (30.56%) Software Delivery
3 11 (30.56%) Test Strategy
4 10 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Test Planning
7 5 (13.89%) Validation
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (8.33%) High Availability
9 3 (8.33%) Network Design
10 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.56%) System Testing
11 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) ISEB
1 14 (38.89%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Juniper
3 10 (27.78%) Agilent
4 5 (13.89%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Symbian