The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SS7 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
SS7
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
248 258 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.12% 25.65% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 222 239 238
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SS7
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Bedfordshire region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SS7
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SS7
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 5 £65,000 -
SS7
East of England

SS7
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SS7 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 SS7.

1 5 (100.00%) SMS
1 5 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
1 5 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (80.00%) GSM
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) UMTS

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SS7 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 SS7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SMS
1 5 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
1 5 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (80.00%) GSM
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) UMTS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree