The table below looks at the statistics for TCAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCAP over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
Rank 910 950 905
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -45
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 5 14 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.013% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.030% 0.072% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 16
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -14.81%
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year
-10.86% -

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
16800 19341 21023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.44% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13958 15746 16763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TCAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing TCAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TCAP
Salary Trend

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

TCAP Salary Trend in the UK

TCAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TCAP over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 within the UK.

TCAP Salary Histogram in the UK

TCAP
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCAP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +52 5 £50,000 -13.04% 1
South East +45 3 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Newbury - 2 £51,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £51,250 -
London +25 1 £35,000 -42.14%
Surrey +24 1 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Camberley - 1 £50,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £35,000 -

TCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing TCAP 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 TCAP.

1 17 (94.44%) INAP
2 16 (88.89%) SCCP
3 14 (77.78%) VoIP
3 14 (77.78%) SOAP
3 14 (77.78%) SIGTRAN
3 14 (77.78%) M3UA
4 13 (72.22%) 4G
4 13 (72.22%) SCTP
4 13 (72.22%) 2G
4 13 (72.22%) 3G
5 12 (66.67%) SMPP
5 12 (66.67%) HTTP
5 12 (66.67%) ISEB
5 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
5 12 (66.67%) Defect Management
6 8 (44.44%) QA
6 8 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (44.44%) Agilent
6 8 (44.44%) RANAP
6 8 (44.44%) Test Management
7 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 6 (33.33%) Software Delivery
8 5 (27.78%) UMTS
8 5 (27.78%) GSM
9 4 (22.22%) GPRS
9 4 (22.22%) 3GPP
9 4 (22.22%) Internet

TCAP
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 2 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) INAP
2 16 (88.89%) SCCP
3 14 (77.78%) M3UA
3 14 (77.78%) SIGTRAN
3 14 (77.78%) VoIP
4 13 (72.22%) 2G
4 13 (72.22%) 3G
4 13 (72.22%) 4G
4 13 (72.22%) SCTP
5 12 (66.67%) HTTP
5 12 (66.67%) SMPP
6 8 (44.44%) RANAP
7 5 (27.78%) GSM
7 5 (27.78%) UMTS
8 4 (22.22%) 3GPP
8 4 (22.22%) GPRS
8 4 (22.22%) Internet
8 4 (22.22%) SS7
9 2 (11.11%) LTE
9 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Management Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Network Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Test Leader
1 4 (22.22%) Testing Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Head of Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
3 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.56%) POSIX
2 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 8 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Test Management
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) ISEB
1 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Agilent
2 4 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Dialogic
4 1 (5.56%) Huawei
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