Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SCCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SCCP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1197 1266
Rank change year-on-year +54 +69 +29
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 34 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.078% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 19
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -23.64% +13.40%
10th Percentile £47,000 £26,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -7.22%

SCCP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28053 32236 36504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.68% 16.98% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22722 26396 30185
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,225 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SCCP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SCCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SCCP in the UK

SCCP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SCCP in the UK

SCCP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SCCP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCP in the UK

SCCP
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCCP within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 24 £52,500 +25.00% 1
UK excluding London +56 18 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South East +28 16 £50,000 +19.05% 1
London - 6 £75,000 -
South West - 2 £21,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing SCCP 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 SCCP.

1 29 (85.29%) VoIP
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 18 (52.94%) Perl
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 18 (52.94%) Telecoms
4 16 (47.06%) TCAP
4 16 (47.06%) IPsec
4 16 (47.06%) Python
4 16 (47.06%) GSM
4 16 (47.06%) UMTS
4 16 (47.06%) VPN
4 16 (47.06%) SCTP
4 16 (47.06%) Bash Shell
4 16 (47.06%) M3UA
5 15 (44.12%) LTE
6 14 (41.18%) Project Management
7 12 (35.29%) Change Management
7 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (35.29%) ITIL
8 11 (32.35%) Firewall
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
9 10 (29.41%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 10 (29.41%) Coaching
9 10 (29.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 10 (29.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 10 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (29.41%) SCCM
9 10 (29.41%) SCOM

SCCP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) VoIP
2 16 (47.06%) GSM
2 16 (47.06%) IPsec
2 16 (47.06%) M3UA
2 16 (47.06%) SCTP
2 16 (47.06%) TCAP
2 16 (47.06%) UMTS
2 16 (47.06%) VPN
3 15 (44.12%) LTE
4 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 10 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (29.41%) WAN
6 8 (23.53%) Wireshark
7 6 (17.65%) H.323
8 4 (11.76%) MGCP
9 3 (8.82%) BGP
9 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.88%) MPLS
10 2 (5.88%) OSPF
10 2 (5.88%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 18 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Core Network Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (29.41%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Support
4 5 (14.71%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Voice Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IP Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Clustering
1 10 (29.41%) FMCG
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Project Management
2 12 (35.29%) Change Management
2 12 (35.29%) ITIL
3 10 (29.41%) Coaching
3 10 (29.41%) Information Security
3 10 (29.41%) Information Security Management
3 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 10 (29.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 10 (29.41%) Security Management
3 10 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (29.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Presales
6 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Perl
2 16 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 16 (47.06%) Python
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) C++
4 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.76%) C
6 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) CISM
1 10 (29.41%) CISSP
1 10 (29.41%) CompTIA Security+
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 10 (29.41%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (5.88%) CCVP
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) SCCM
1 10 (29.41%) SCOM
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Speakerbus
4 2 (5.88%) Etrali
4 2 (5.88%) Red Box
5 1 (2.94%) BT
5 1 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Verint