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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
UK
Rank 844 923 940
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +17
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 5 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.015% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.086% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +6.12%
UK excluding London median salary £7,000 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-85.26% -26.92%

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
13549 17530 19344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.24% 17.13% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11064 14585 15664
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

TCAP Salary Histogram in the UK

TCAP
Top 5 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +94 4 £27,250 -58.07%
South East +69 2 £7,000 -85.26%
Surrey +50 2 £7,000 -85.26%
London +46 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Camberley - 2 £7,000 -

TCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (66.67%) 4G
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
2 4 (66.67%) SMPP
2 4 (66.67%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) SCCP
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) GSM
3 2 (33.33%) UMTS
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) M3UA
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) SCTP
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) 2G
1 4 (66.67%) 3G
1 4 (66.67%) 4G
1 4 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (66.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 4 (66.67%) SMPP
2 2 (33.33%) GSM
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) LTE
2 2 (33.33%) M3UA
2 2 (33.33%) SCCP
2 2 (33.33%) SCTP
2 2 (33.33%) UMTS
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco