The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 190 213 190
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs citing SS7 20 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.17% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 0.66% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 17
Median salary £38,000 £59,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.59% +26.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £49,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £59,800 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +18.88%
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
1116 1358 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.06% 26.36% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 864 874 1048
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SS7
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 7 £50,000 -
Slough - 7 £38,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £32,500 - 1
Reading +9 1 - -
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing SS7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SS7.

1 31 (88.57%) 3G
1 31 (88.57%) 4G
2 23 (65.71%) Telecoms
3 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
4 21 (60.00%) Network Architecture
5 20 (57.14%) GGSN
5 20 (57.14%) SGSN
5 20 (57.14%) Ericsson
6 18 (51.43%) RSVP
6 18 (51.43%) VRRP
6 18 (51.43%) Ethernet
6 18 (51.43%) SONET
6 18 (51.43%) MPLS
6 18 (51.43%) OSPF
6 18 (51.43%) BGP
6 18 (51.43%) Juniper
6 18 (51.43%) VPN
6 18 (51.43%) ATM
6 18 (51.43%) Packet Switching
6 18 (51.43%) SDH
6 18 (51.43%) Redback
6 18 (51.43%) Network Design
6 18 (51.43%) Frame Relay
6 18 (51.43%) HSRP
6 18 (51.43%) VoLTE
6 18 (51.43%) VoWiFi
7 13 (37.14%) LTE
7 13 (37.14%) SIGTRAN
7 13 (37.14%) 2G
8 12 (34.29%) Diameter Protocol

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 31 (88.57%) 3G
1 31 (88.57%) 4G
2 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
3 20 (57.14%) GGSN
3 20 (57.14%) SGSN
4 18 (51.43%) ATM
4 18 (51.43%) BGP
4 18 (51.43%) Ethernet
4 18 (51.43%) Frame Relay
4 18 (51.43%) HSRP
4 18 (51.43%) MPLS
4 18 (51.43%) OSPF
4 18 (51.43%) Packet Switching
4 18 (51.43%) RSVP
4 18 (51.43%) SDH
4 18 (51.43%) SONET
4 18 (51.43%) VoLTE
4 18 (51.43%) VoWiFi
4 18 (51.43%) VPN
4 18 (51.43%) VRRP
General
1 23 (65.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Design Engineer
1 18 (51.43%) Ericsson Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Implementation Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) VAS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 18 (51.43%) Network Design
3 9 (25.71%) Defect Management
3 9 (25.71%) Test Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) Network Management
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Product Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) ISEB
1 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
1 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) HNC
3 1 (2.86%) HND
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Ericsson
2 18 (51.43%) Juniper
2 18 (51.43%) Redback
3 9 (25.71%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (5.71%) Huawei
5 2 (5.71%) Nokia
6 1 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
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