The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 198 209 220
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing SS7 28 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 0.82% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +12.32%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £24,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1660 1709 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.22% 32.11% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1265 1367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SS7
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 17 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Newbury - 5 £62,500 -
Slough - 2 £47,000 - 1
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 33 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 14 (38.89%) Nokia
2 14 (38.89%) MPLS
2 14 (38.89%) UNIX
2 14 (38.89%) ISDN
2 14 (38.89%) VoIP
2 14 (38.89%) Nortel
2 14 (38.89%) NGN
3 10 (27.78%) TIBCO
4 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 8 (22.22%) GSM
5 8 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 8 (22.22%) UMTS
5 8 (22.22%) NDS
5 8 (22.22%) INAP
5 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle
6 7 (19.44%) LTE
7 6 (16.67%) Marketing
7 6 (16.67%) Product Marketing
7 6 (16.67%) Solaris
7 6 (16.67%) Change Management
7 6 (16.67%) Billing
8 5 (13.89%) MySQL
8 5 (13.89%) Degree
8 5 (13.89%) VoLTE
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.78%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) MPLS
1 14 (38.89%) ISDN
1 14 (38.89%) VoIP
1 14 (38.89%) NGN
2 8 (22.22%) GSM
2 8 (22.22%) UMTS
2 8 (22.22%) INAP
3 7 (19.44%) LTE
4 5 (13.89%) VoLTE
5 4 (11.11%) DNS
5 4 (11.11%) 3G
6 3 (8.33%) 2G
6 3 (8.33%) SMS
6 3 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.56%) 3GPP
7 2 (5.56%) LDAP
7 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.56%) HTTP
7 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 33 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Marketing
2 6 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.78%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) UNIX
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Solaris
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 6 (16.67%) Product Marketing
2 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) HNC
2 3 (8.33%) HND
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) RHCE
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) NDS
2 4 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Nokia
1 14 (38.89%) Nortel
2 10 (27.78%) TIBCO
3 8 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 8 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 7 (19.44%) Oracle
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.11%) Redknee
6 3 (8.33%) Huawei
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (5.56%) Sun
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago