The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 190 211 206
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing SS7 31 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 0.64% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £41,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £89,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SS7
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1622 1553 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.62% 28.61% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1121 1166
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SS7
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Berkshire

SS7
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SS7
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Reading +23 26 £42,500 -34.61%
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 £72,500 -
Slough - 1 £22,500 -
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 57 (93.44%) UNIX
2 48 (78.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 35 (57.38%) TIBCO
3 35 (57.38%) Telecoms
4 34 (55.74%) Service Delivery
5 33 (54.10%) Marketing
6 32 (52.46%) Product Marketing
6 32 (52.46%) Change Management
6 32 (52.46%) GSM
6 32 (52.46%) UMTS
6 32 (52.46%) NDS
7 26 (42.62%) HNC
7 26 (42.62%) HND
8 21 (34.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 18 (29.51%) SMS
9 18 (29.51%) Windows
9 18 (29.51%) Huawei
10 17 (27.87%) Ericsson
11 16 (26.23%) 3GPP
11 16 (26.23%) WCDMA
11 16 (26.23%) Sybase
11 16 (26.23%) Wireless
11 16 (26.23%) GPRS
11 16 (26.23%) SIGTRAN
12 10 (16.39%) NGN
13 9 (14.75%) Degree
14 8 (13.11%) INAP
15 7 (11.48%) MGW
15 7 (11.48%) GGSN
15 7 (11.48%) SGSN

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
1 2 (3.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (52.46%) GSM
1 32 (52.46%) UMTS
2 18 (29.51%) SMS
3 16 (26.23%) 3GPP
3 16 (26.23%) GPRS
3 16 (26.23%) WCDMA
3 16 (26.23%) Wireless
3 16 (26.23%) SIGTRAN
4 10 (16.39%) NGN
5 8 (13.11%) INAP
6 7 (11.48%) GGSN
6 7 (11.48%) SGSN
6 7 (11.48%) MGW
7 5 (8.20%) ISUP
8 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
8 3 (4.92%) HTTP
8 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.92%) DNS
8 3 (4.92%) LDAP
8 3 (4.92%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.64%) Ranorex
General
1 35 (57.38%) Telecoms
2 33 (54.10%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.64%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) CS Core Engineer
3 3 (4.92%) Analyst
3 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
4 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (3.28%) Architect
4 2 (3.28%) Principal Architect
4 2 (3.28%) BSS Engineer
4 2 (3.28%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 1 (1.64%) Junior
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Support
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Test Engineer
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) SOAP
1 3 (4.92%) XML
1 3 (4.92%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.64%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) IVR
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 57 (93.44%) UNIX
2 18 (29.51%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Service Delivery
2 32 (52.46%) Change Management
2 32 (52.46%) Product Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
4 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.28%) Project Management
4 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.28%) DevOps
4 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.64%) Test Planning
5 1 (1.64%) Test Strategy
5 1 (1.64%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.64%) Security Architecture
5 1 (1.64%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.64%) Information Security
5 1 (1.64%) PLM
5 1 (1.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) Java
1 4 (6.56%) Perl
2 2 (3.28%) Erlang
3 1 (1.64%) C
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) C++
3 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) HNC
1 26 (42.62%) HND
2 9 (14.75%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) CISSP
4 1 (1.64%) CISM
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (52.46%) NDS
2 3 (4.92%) NFS
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (78.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 35 (57.38%) TIBCO
3 21 (34.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 18 (29.51%) Huawei
5 17 (27.87%) Ericsson
6 16 (26.23%) Sybase
7 6 (9.84%) Oracle
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco
8 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.92%) Redknee
9 2 (3.28%) VMware
10 1 (1.64%) Nortel
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago