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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 195 203 183
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing SS7 18 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.18% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 0.68% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 14
Median salary £38,000 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £59,500 £45,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £70,000 £82,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £68,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-38.90% +44.73%
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
1070 1326 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.16% 26.54% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 818 892 953
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Maidenhead - 5 £32,500 -
Slough - 5 £38,000 -
Newbury - 3 £52,500 -
Reading +12 2 - - 1
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (85.71%) 3G
1 30 (85.71%) 4G
2 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
3 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 18 (51.43%) Network Architecture
5 17 (48.57%) LTE
5 17 (48.57%) 2G
5 17 (48.57%) SIGTRAN
6 15 (42.86%) GGSN
6 15 (42.86%) SGSN
6 15 (42.86%) Ericsson
7 13 (37.14%) SONET
7 13 (37.14%) MPLS
7 13 (37.14%) OSPF
7 13 (37.14%) BGP
7 13 (37.14%) VPN
7 13 (37.14%) Juniper
7 13 (37.14%) ATM
7 13 (37.14%) Packet Switching
7 13 (37.14%) SDH
7 13 (37.14%) Frame Relay
7 13 (37.14%) Redback
7 13 (37.14%) Network Design
7 13 (37.14%) RSVP
7 13 (37.14%) VRRP
7 13 (37.14%) Ethernet
7 13 (37.14%) HSRP
7 13 (37.14%) VoLTE
7 13 (37.14%) Diameter Protocol
7 13 (37.14%) VoWiFi

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 30 (85.71%) 3G
1 30 (85.71%) 4G
2 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 17 (48.57%) 2G
3 17 (48.57%) LTE
3 17 (48.57%) SIGTRAN
4 15 (42.86%) GGSN
4 15 (42.86%) SGSN
5 13 (37.14%) BGP
5 13 (37.14%) Diameter Protocol
5 13 (37.14%) Ethernet
5 13 (37.14%) Frame Relay
5 13 (37.14%) HSRP
5 13 (37.14%) MPLS
5 13 (37.14%) OSPF
5 13 (37.14%) RSVP
5 13 (37.14%) SONET
5 13 (37.14%) VoLTE
5 13 (37.14%) VoWiFi
5 13 (37.14%) VPN
General
1 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Design Engineer
1 13 (37.14%) Ericsson Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Implementation Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Network Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) NOC Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Core Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.71%) VAS Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Network Support
8 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) IPTV
1 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Network Architecture
2 13 (37.14%) Network Design
3 10 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 9 (25.71%) Test Planning
5 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
5 6 (17.14%) Network Management
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Change Management
7 1 (2.86%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Product Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISEB
1 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) HNC
4 1 (2.86%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Ericsson
2 13 (37.14%) Juniper
2 13 (37.14%) Redback
3 10 (28.57%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (5.71%) Huawei
5 2 (5.71%) Nokia
5 2 (5.71%) Samsung
6 1 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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