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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transaction Capabilities Applications Part (TCAP)
Rank 878 943 961
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +18
Permanent jobs citing TCAP 1 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 12
Median salary £47,500 £60,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.48% +0.83%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £28,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -54.40%

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
15333 17598 20464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.10% 16.64% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12445 14536 16512
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) SCCP
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
3 4 (66.67%) IPsec
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) GSM
3 4 (66.67%) UMTS
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) SCTP
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) M3UA
3 4 (66.67%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (33.33%) 4G
4 2 (33.33%) 3G
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) 2G
5 1 (16.67%) INAP
5 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java

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 5 (83.33%) LTE
1 5 (83.33%) SCCP
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) M3UA
2 4 (66.67%) SCTP
2 4 (66.67%) UMTS
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) 2G
3 2 (33.33%) 3G
3 2 (33.33%) 4G
3 2 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (16.67%) INAP
4 1 (16.67%) ISUP
4 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (16.67%) SMPP
4 1 (16.67%) SS7
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £7000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago