The first table below looks at the demand for TCAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TCAP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
Rank 883 875 890
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 22 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.020% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 7
Average salary £62,500 - £37,000
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £68,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £44,750
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20450 19764 21060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.45% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16425 15888 17385
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TCAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TCAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

TCAP Salary Histogram in the UK

TCAP
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TCAP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 22 £62,500 - 1
London -24 22 £62,500 - 1
City of London - 13 £67,500 - 1

TCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TCAP 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 TCAP.

1 100 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 96 (96.00%) SS7
3 95 (95.00%) SIGTRAN
4 93 (93.00%) INAP
5 77 (77.00%) Network Architecture
6 74 (74.00%) 4G
7 71 (71.00%) Erlang
8 29 (29.00%) Linux
9 28 (28.00%) UNIX
10 21 (21.00%) GSM
11 19 (19.00%) RTP
12 18 (18.00%) C++
12 18 (18.00%) STL
12 18 (18.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 18 (18.00%) Network Design
12 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
13 17 (17.00%) Multithreading
13 17 (17.00%) VLAN
13 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
14 14 (14.00%) SQL
15 10 (10.00%) Wireless
16 9 (9.00%) 2G
16 9 (9.00%) 3G
16 9 (9.00%) Java
17 8 (8.00%) C#
17 8 (8.00%) .NET
17 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
18 7 (7.00%) Degree
18 7 (7.00%) PowerHouse

TCAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TCAP 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 TCAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 96 (96.00%) SS7
2 95 (95.00%) SIGTRAN
3 93 (93.00%) INAP
4 74 (74.00%) 4G
5 21 (21.00%) GSM
6 19 (19.00%) RTP
7 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (17.00%) VLAN
8 10 (10.00%) Wireless
9 9 (9.00%) 2G
9 9 (9.00%) 3G
10 5 (5.00%) VoIP
10 5 (5.00%) SCCP
10 5 (5.00%) MVNO
11 4 (4.00%) M3UA
11 4 (4.00%) SCTP
11 4 (4.00%) SMPP
11 4 (4.00%) HTTP
11 4 (4.00%) DNS
12 3 (3.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 100 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.00%) Billing
3 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (43.00%) Developer
1 43 (43.00%) Senior Developer
2 35 (35.00%) Designer
3 11 (11.00%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) IP Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Senior IP Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) C++ Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Senior C++ Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Operations Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Customer Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Network Operations Manager
9 2 (2.00%) Systems Manager
10 1 (1.00%) Applications Support Specialist
10 1 (1.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.00%) STL
1 18 (18.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (8.00%) .NET
3 4 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (1.00%) IVR
3 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.00%) Linux
2 28 (28.00%) UNIX
3 4 (4.00%) Solaris
3 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (77.00%) Network Architecture
2 18 (18.00%) Network Design
2 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (17.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.00%) OO
6 6 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (71.00%) Erlang
2 18 (18.00%) C++
3 14 (14.00%) SQL
4 9 (9.00%) Java
5 8 (8.00%) C#
6 7 (7.00%) PowerHouse
7 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) CCNA
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.00%) RHCE
2 1 (1.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle
2 5 (5.00%) Veritas
2 5 (5.00%) Huawei
3 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.00%) Redknee
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco
5 1 (1.00%) Sun
5 1 (1.00%) Citrix
5 1 (1.00%) Juniper
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Asset Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
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