Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signaling Connection Control Part (SCCP)
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1107 1158 1200
Rank change year-on-year +51 +42 +69
Permanent jobs citing SCCP 34 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 22
UK median annual salary £61,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.00% +25.00% -30.43%
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,750 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £61,500 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +23.00% +31.58% -15.56%

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 24,296 28,036 31,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.92% 15.61% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19,180 22,796 25,962
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
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 13 November 2018.

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 6 months to 13 November 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 +56 29 £61,500 +23.00% 7
UK excluding London +47 29 £61,500 +23.00% 6
South East +29 25 £61,500 +23.00% 1
London +57 3 £75,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 3 - -
South West - 1 £30,000 - 5

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (58.82%) CISSP
3 18 (52.94%) CISM
3 18 (52.94%) Information Security
4 15 (44.12%) Firewall
5 13 (38.24%) Cisco
6 12 (35.29%) Linux
6 12 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 12 (35.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 11 (32.35%) CCNP
7 11 (32.35%) H.323
8 10 (29.41%) CCSP
8 10 (29.41%) Information Management
8 10 (29.41%) Degree
8 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 10 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (26.47%) Security Architecture
10 8 (23.53%) MGCP
11 7 (20.59%) SABSA
11 7 (20.59%) People Management
11 7 (20.59%) Public Cloud
11 7 (20.59%) Red Box
11 7 (20.59%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 7 (20.59%) Windows
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) H.323
3 8 (23.53%) MGCP
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 5 (14.71%) BGP
5 5 (14.71%) RTP
5 5 (14.71%) Unified Communications
5 5 (14.71%) Wireshark
6 4 (11.76%) DNS
6 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 4 (11.76%) Network Security
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (8.82%) OSPF
7 3 (8.82%) Skype
7 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.82%) VoIP
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
8 2 (5.88%) LTE
8 2 (5.88%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
1 5 (14.71%) Geospatial Data
General
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
1 3 (8.82%) Billing
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Security Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Information Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Security Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Information Assurance Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Security Assurance Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Support
8 2 (5.88%) Core Network Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Support
8 2 (5.88%) Project Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Public Cloud
3 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 6 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Information Security
2 12 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
3 10 (29.41%) Information Management
4 9 (26.47%) Security Architecture
5 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (20.59%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (20.59%) People Management
5 7 (20.59%) SABSA
5 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
5 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (17.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (17.65%) Security Hardening
6 6 (17.65%) Threat Modelling
7 5 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) DevOps
8 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (58.82%) CISSP
3 18 (52.94%) CISM
4 12 (35.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 11 (32.35%) CCNP
6 10 (29.41%) CCSP
6 10 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (29.41%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) CCNP Voice
7 6 (17.65%) SSCP
8 3 (8.82%) CCNA
9 2 (5.88%) CCIE
9 2 (5.88%) GIAC
9 2 (5.88%) ISSAP
9 2 (5.88%) MCSE
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Red Box
3 4 (11.76%) McAfee
4 3 (8.82%) Etrali
4 3 (8.82%) Polycom
4 3 (8.82%) Speakerbus
4 3 (8.82%) Verint
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) Forcepoint
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.88%) Qualys
5 2 (5.88%) Trend Micro