The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 118 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SS7 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% - 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
SS7
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
288 352 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.85% 18.61% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 232 317 218
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SS7
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Bristol

SS7
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SS7.

1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Java