The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 130 123 133
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing SS7 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.14% 0.15% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.78% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
351 383 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.77% 19.05% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 244 270 431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,279
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SS7
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SS7
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 3 £25,000 -
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) CCVP
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) H.323
2 3 (75.00%) ISDN
2 3 (75.00%) PBX
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Dialogic
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) H.323
2 3 (75.00%) ISDN
2 3 (75.00%) PBX
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCIE
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CCVP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dialogic