The table below looks at the statistics for SCCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCCP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
Rank - 210 198
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +46.34%
SCCP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
910 886 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.63% 16.03% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 740 766 670
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SCCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCCP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SCCP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCCP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCCP across the West Midlands region.

SCCP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SCCP 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 SCCP.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (75.00%) MGCP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (75.00%) XMPP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool

SCCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SCCP 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 SCCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (75.00%) MGCP
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Communications Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Voice Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint