The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 62 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.19% - 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% - 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +108.33%
SS7
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 172 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.67% 34.26% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 84 127 143
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,150 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SS7
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Bracknell region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Bracknell

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Radware
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethereal
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) GGSN
2 1 (50.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) LTE

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethereal
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) GGSN
2 1 (50.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCDA
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Radware