The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 91 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing SS7 15 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.22% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.91% 4.44% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 16
Median salary £75,000 £61,750 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.45% +5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +12.63%
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
254 315 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.62% 22.06% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 220 279 318
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,435 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SS7
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SS7.

1 23 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (65.22%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) LTE
2 15 (65.22%) VoLTE
3 10 (43.48%) Presales
3 10 (43.48%) Network Architecture
3 10 (43.48%) Intelligent Network
3 10 (43.48%) J2EE
3 10 (43.48%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (43.48%) NGN
4 8 (34.78%) Product Marketing
4 8 (34.78%) Marketing
5 5 (21.74%) Value-Added Service
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
5 5 (21.74%) Billing
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Solaris
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) 3GPP

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 15 (65.22%) LTE
1 15 (65.22%) VoLTE
2 10 (43.48%) Intelligent Network
2 10 (43.48%) NGN
3 5 (21.74%) 3GPP
3 5 (21.74%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
General
1 23 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (34.78%) Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Presales Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) VoLTE Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Marketing Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Support Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Telecoms Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Head of Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
1 5 (21.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Network Architecture
1 10 (43.48%) Presales
1 10 (43.48%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle