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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
UK
Rank 844 921 941
Rank change year-on-year +77 +20  
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 5 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.14% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 4
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £29,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £7,000 £29,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -75.86% -38.94%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13434 17718 19311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.04% 17.27% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10953 14664 15361
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SCCP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SCCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SCCP in the UK

SCCP
Top 6 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +77 5 £47,500 -20.83%
London +64 4 £66,250 +1.92%
City of London - 1 £85,000 -
Camberley - 1 £7,000 -
Surrey - 1 £7,000 -
South East - 1 £7,000 -

SCCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 15 (88.24%) VoIP
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
3 9 (52.94%) Unified Communications
4 8 (47.06%) BGP
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) MySQL
5 7 (41.18%) Data Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) H.323
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 3 (17.65%) CCNP
8 3 (17.65%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) Perl
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (11.76%) MGCP
9 2 (11.76%) GIAC
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
9 2 (11.76%) Information Security
9 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (11.76%) Firewall
9 2 (11.76%) Management Information System

SCCP
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 15 (88.24%) VoIP
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) Unified Communications
3 8 (47.06%) BGP
4 5 (29.41%) H.323
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) GSM
6 2 (11.76%) LTE
6 2 (11.76%) M3UA
6 2 (11.76%) MGCP
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) PBX
6 2 (11.76%) SCTP
6 2 (11.76%) TCAP
6 2 (11.76%) UMTS
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
4 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Network Communications Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Email Filtering
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Internal Audit
2 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (11.76%) Presales
2 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Threat Detection
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (11.76%) Web Filtering
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNA
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) ISACA
3 2 (11.76%) ISSAP
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.88%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware