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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 102 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.071% 0.73% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 3.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+44.73% +11.76%
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
256 387 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.29% 21.75% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 223 305 277
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) INAP
1 18 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (100.00%) Billing
1 18 (100.00%) LTE
1 18 (100.00%) VoLTE
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) INAP
1 18 (100.00%) LTE
1 18 (100.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
General
1 18 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Programme Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle