The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 102 113 126
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs citing SS7 14 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.76% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.30% 0.54% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 3
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +51.78%
SS7
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
424 367 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.03% 23.05% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 325 303 294
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SS7
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Cambridge

SS7
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SS7
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 30 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 28 (93.33%) Java
2 28 (93.33%) LTE
3 27 (90.00%) VoLTE
4 23 (76.67%) Linux
4 23 (76.67%) Billing
5 22 (73.33%) Degree
6 20 (66.67%) MySQL
6 20 (66.67%) Oracle
7 15 (50.00%) 3GPP
7 15 (50.00%) Solaris
8 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
9 9 (30.00%) INAP
10 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
10 4 (13.33%) J2EE
10 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (13.33%) NGN
11 3 (10.00%) Project Management
12 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (6.67%) VMware
13 1 (3.33%) Wireless
13 1 (3.33%) UMTS
13 1 (3.33%) ATM
13 1 (3.33%) GSM
13 1 (3.33%) UNIX
13 1 (3.33%) French Language
13 1 (3.33%) German Language
13 1 (3.33%) 4G
13 1 (3.33%) Visualisation

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 28 (93.33%) LTE
2 27 (90.00%) VoLTE
3 15 (50.00%) 3GPP
4 9 (30.00%) INAP
5 4 (13.33%) NGN
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) UMTS
6 1 (3.33%) ATM
6 1 (3.33%) GSM
6 1 (3.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) MySQL
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 30 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (76.67%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Consultant
4 7 (23.33%) Telecoms Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Sales Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
1 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
Cambridge
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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