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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 169 213 197
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -16
Permanent jobs citing SS7 9 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.25% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 0.97% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%

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
880 1343 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.18% 25.72% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 638 1069 1030
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £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
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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +33 3 - -
Maidenhead - 3 £35,000 -
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 12 (52.17%) GSM
2 12 (52.17%) UMTS
2 12 (52.17%) TIBCO
2 12 (52.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
2 12 (52.17%) Change Management
2 12 (52.17%) Value-Added Service
3 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) Marketing
4 9 (39.13%) Product Marketing
4 9 (39.13%) Nokia Networks
5 7 (30.43%) Network Management
5 7 (30.43%) 4G
5 7 (30.43%) SIGTRAN
5 7 (30.43%) LTE
5 7 (30.43%) Network Security
5 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
5 7 (30.43%) 2G
5 7 (30.43%) VoIP
5 7 (30.43%) H.323
5 7 (30.43%) 3G
5 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) HNC
6 6 (26.09%) HND
7 4 (17.39%) Nokia
7 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (13.04%) Line Management

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 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) GSM
1 12 (52.17%) UMTS
1 12 (52.17%) Value-Added Service
2 7 (30.43%) 2G
2 7 (30.43%) 3G
2 7 (30.43%) 4G
2 7 (30.43%) H.323
2 7 (30.43%) LTE
2 7 (30.43%) Network Security
2 7 (30.43%) SIGTRAN
2 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (30.43%) VoIP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (13.04%) DWDM
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) LLU
3 3 (13.04%) MPLS
3 3 (13.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 9 (39.13%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) VAS Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) 3G Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) 4G Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Network Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Billing Support
6 1 (4.35%) Billing Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) LTE Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Change Management
1 12 (52.17%) Service Delivery
2 9 (39.13%) Product Marketing
3 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
3 7 (30.43%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
1 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) HNC
1 6 (26.09%) HND
2 3 (13.04%) CCIE
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) CCVP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) JNCIE
2 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) Xen
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 12 (52.17%) TIBCO
2 9 (39.13%) Nokia Networks
3 4 (17.39%) Nokia
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) F5
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) GENBAND
5 1 (4.35%) Huawei