Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1174 1159 1241
Rank change year-on-year -15 +82 +39
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 29 12 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.007% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.043% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 36
UK median annual salary £55,000 £28,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.98% -45.71% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,300 £7,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £27,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +103.70% -19.40% -39.09%

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 26,479 27,917 34,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.92% 16.18% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21,078 22,749 28,607
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SCCP in the UK

SCCP
Top 4 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 20 April 2018. 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 +10 29 £55,000 +92.98% 3
UK excluding London +10 29 £55,000 +103.70% 3
South East +25 24 £55,000 +103.70% 3
South West - 5 £24,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing SCCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for SCCP.

1 15 (51.72%) Linux
1 15 (51.72%) VoIP
1 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
2 14 (48.28%) CISM
2 14 (48.28%) Information Security
2 14 (48.28%) Information Management
2 14 (48.28%) Ethical Hacking
2 14 (48.28%) CCSP
2 14 (48.28%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
2 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 14 (48.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 14 (48.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
4 10 (34.48%) VPN
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) Python
4 10 (34.48%) Perl
4 10 (34.48%) GSM
4 10 (34.48%) UMTS
4 10 (34.48%) IPsec
4 10 (34.48%) TCAP
4 10 (34.48%) M3UA
4 10 (34.48%) SCTP
4 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
5 9 (31.03%) LTE
5 9 (31.03%) Wireshark
5 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering

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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) VoIP
2 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 10 (34.48%) GSM
3 10 (34.48%) IPsec
3 10 (34.48%) M3UA
3 10 (34.48%) SCTP
3 10 (34.48%) TCAP
3 10 (34.48%) UMTS
3 10 (34.48%) VPN
4 9 (31.03%) LTE
4 9 (31.03%) Wireshark
5 5 (17.24%) ISUP
5 5 (17.24%) SMS
5 5 (17.24%) SS7
6 1 (3.45%) MVNO
General
1 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Telecoms Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Core Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Information Manager
3 8 (27.59%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (27.59%) Security Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Network Support
5 4 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Ethical Hacking
1 14 (48.28%) Information Management
1 14 (48.28%) Information Security
1 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
5 4 (13.79%) Logistics
5 4 (13.79%) Malware Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) SIEM
6 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
1 10 (34.48%) Perl
1 10 (34.48%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 14 (48.28%) CCSP
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (48.28%) CISM
1 14 (48.28%) CISSP
1 14 (48.28%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) GDPR
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Capita