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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
UK
Rank 838 914 937
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +23
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 6 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.043% 0.089% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 11
Median salary £47,500 £62,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.30% +4.58%
UK excluding London median salary £27,250 £38,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-28.28% -41.53%

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
13891 16769 18928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.80% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13928 15374
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +77 4 £27,250 -56.57%
South East +65 2 £7,000 -81.57%
London +52 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Surrey +42 2 £7,000 -85.26%
Camberley - 2 £7,000 -

TCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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