The table below looks at the statistics for XCAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XCAP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XML Configuration Access Protocol (XCAP)
Rank 880 890 866
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing XCAP 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% 0.011% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%

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
19260 17864 21476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 16.96% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15487 13977 17553
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

XCAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XCAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

XCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XCAP
Salary Trend

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

XCAP Salary Trend in the UK

XCAP
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XCAP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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 -7 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Reading - 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -
South East - 1 £65,000 -

XCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing XCAP 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 XCAP.

1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) 2G
1 6 (100.00%) SMPP
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (83.33%) M3UA
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 5 (83.33%) MGW
2 5 (83.33%) SCTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCAP
2 5 (83.33%) SCCP
2 5 (83.33%) INAP
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Megaco
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) VoLTE

XCAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing XCAP 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 XCAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) SMPP
1 6 (100.00%) 2G
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (83.33%) M3UA
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 5 (83.33%) MGW
2 5 (83.33%) SCTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCAP
2 5 (83.33%) SCCP
2 5 (83.33%) INAP
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Megaco
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) CDMA
4 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Sun
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat