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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 207 189 205
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing SS7 10 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.71% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 3
Average salary £59,000 £45,750 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.96% -40.96%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £47,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+12.63% +97.91%
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
1324 1576 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.58% 28.93% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 830 1016 1239
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -11 6 - -
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 25 (65.79%) UNIX
2 23 (60.53%) Telecoms
3 22 (57.89%) GSM
4 18 (47.37%) UMTS
4 18 (47.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 17 (44.74%) Marketing
6 13 (34.21%) Product Marketing
6 13 (34.21%) Service Delivery
6 13 (34.21%) Change Management
6 13 (34.21%) NDS
6 13 (34.21%) TIBCO
7 12 (31.58%) Cisco
8 11 (28.95%) HNC
8 11 (28.95%) HND
8 11 (28.95%) Linux
9 10 (26.32%) Wireless
10 9 (23.68%) SIGTRAN
10 9 (23.68%) Windows
11 8 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 8 (21.05%) Firewall
12 7 (18.42%) VMware
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) Diameter Protocol
13 6 (15.79%) GPRS
13 6 (15.79%) Ericsson
13 6 (15.79%) 3G
13 6 (15.79%) MPLS
13 6 (15.79%) Huawei
14 5 (13.16%) Billing
14 5 (13.16%) 3GPP

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
1 2 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) GSM
2 18 (47.37%) UMTS
3 10 (26.32%) Wireless
4 9 (23.68%) SIGTRAN
5 8 (21.05%) Firewall
6 7 (18.42%) Diameter Protocol
7 6 (15.79%) GPRS
7 6 (15.79%) 3G
7 6 (15.79%) MPLS
8 5 (13.16%) 3GPP
8 5 (13.16%) WCDMA
8 5 (13.16%) LTE
9 4 (10.53%) 4G
9 4 (10.53%) OSPF
9 4 (10.53%) BGP
9 4 (10.53%) 2G
9 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
9 4 (10.53%) NGN
9 4 (10.53%) GGSN
9 4 (10.53%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
General
1 23 (60.53%) Telecoms
2 17 (44.74%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
1 4 (10.53%) Architect
2 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
2 3 (7.89%) CS Core Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
3 2 (5.26%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
3 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
3 2 (5.26%) Principal Architect
4 1 (2.63%) Analyst
4 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
4 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Network Specialist
4 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) WAP
2 1 (2.63%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) IVR
2 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) IPTV
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) UNIX
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Product Marketing
1 13 (34.21%) Service Delivery
1 13 (34.21%) Change Management
2 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (7.89%) Software Deployment
2 3 (7.89%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.26%) DevOps
3 2 (5.26%) Project Management
3 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.63%) Information Security
4 1 (2.63%) Network Design
4 1 (2.63%) CRM
4 1 (2.63%) SDLC
4 1 (2.63%) Analytics
4 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.26%) Erlang
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) HNC
1 11 (28.95%) HND
2 4 (10.53%) CISSP
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) CCVP
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) CCIE
4 2 (5.26%) JNCIP
4 2 (5.26%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.63%) GCIH
5 1 (2.63%) CCIP
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) NDS
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Xen
3 1 (2.63%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 13 (34.21%) TIBCO
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 8 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 7 (18.42%) VMware
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle
6 6 (15.79%) Ericsson
6 6 (15.79%) Huawei
7 5 (13.16%) HP
7 5 (13.16%) Sybase
8 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.89%) Juniper
10 2 (5.26%) F5
11 1 (2.63%) Mitel
11 1 (2.63%) Nokia
11 1 (2.63%) Radware
11 1 (2.63%) IBM
11 1 (2.63%) Acme Packet
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