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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 178 235 196
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -39
Permanent jobs citing SS7 16 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 0.67% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Median salary £33,750 £24,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.75% -48.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,900 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £28,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -28.75%
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
1052 1484 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.90% 24.64% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1179 1071
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
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 8 December 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
Reading +37 7 - -
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 -
Slough - 1 £32,500 -
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 18 (54.55%) Unix
2 16 (48.48%) GSM
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) UMTS
2 16 (48.48%) 3G
2 16 (48.48%) 2G
2 16 (48.48%) SIGTRAN
2 16 (48.48%) LTE
2 16 (48.48%) 4G
3 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 13 (39.39%) Value-Added Service
5 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 12 (36.36%) Change Management
5 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 12 (36.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 12 (36.36%) TIBCO
6 11 (33.33%) VoIP
6 11 (33.33%) H.323
6 11 (33.33%) Network Management
6 11 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 11 (33.33%) Network Security
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
8 9 (27.27%) Product Marketing
8 9 (27.27%) Marketing
8 9 (27.27%) Nokia Networks
9 7 (21.21%) Network Architecture
9 7 (21.21%) Firewall
10 6 (18.18%) ISUP
10 6 (18.18%) HNC
10 6 (18.18%) HND

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:

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) 2G
1 16 (48.48%) 3G
1 16 (48.48%) 4G
1 16 (48.48%) GSM
1 16 (48.48%) LTE
1 16 (48.48%) SIGTRAN
1 16 (48.48%) UMTS
2 13 (39.39%) Value-Added Service
3 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 11 (33.33%) H.323
4 11 (33.33%) Network Security
4 11 (33.33%) VoIP
5 7 (21.21%) Firewall
6 6 (18.18%) ISUP
7 5 (15.15%) Diameter Protocol
7 5 (15.15%) SCCP
8 4 (12.12%) SMS
8 4 (12.12%) tcpdump
8 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
9 3 (9.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 9 (27.27%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) VAS Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Service Desk Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) 3G Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) 4G Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Billing Support
6 1 (3.03%) Billing Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) LTE Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Support
6 1 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.03%) IPTV
2 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Unix
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Change Management
1 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 11 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 11 (33.33%) Network Management
3 9 (27.27%) Product Marketing
4 7 (21.21%) Network Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (12.12%) Defect Management
6 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Line Management
7 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) PHP
2 3 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) HNC
1 6 (18.18%) HND
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCIE
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) CCVP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) JNCIE
3 3 (9.09%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) Xen
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 12 (36.36%) TIBCO
2 9 (27.27%) Nokia Networks
3 4 (12.12%) HP
3 4 (12.12%) Nokia
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) F5
4 3 (9.09%) Juniper
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) GENBAND
5 1 (3.03%) Huawei
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 21 days ago