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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 103 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing SS7 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.25% 0.14% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 0.75% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
Median salary £75,000 £53,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.18% -2.72%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
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
259 266 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.93% 19.00% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 213 230 299
Median salary £46,000 £44,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 2016.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SS7
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SS7.

1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (61.90%) VoLTE
2 13 (61.90%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) LTE
3 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
3 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Marketing
3 8 (38.10%) NGN
3 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) Presales
3 8 (38.10%) Product Marketing
3 8 (38.10%) Intelligent Network
3 8 (38.10%) Outbound Marketing
4 5 (23.81%) Value-Added Service
4 5 (23.81%) Billing
4 5 (23.81%) MySQL
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) Solaris
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) 3GPP
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database

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 13 (61.90%) LTE
1 13 (61.90%) VoLTE
2 8 (38.10%) Intelligent Network
2 8 (38.10%) NGN
3 5 (23.81%) 3GPP
3 5 (23.81%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
General
1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (38.10%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Presales Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) VoLTE Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Marketing Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Support Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Telecoms Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Head of Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
1 8 (38.10%) Outbound Marketing
1 8 (38.10%) Presales
1 8 (38.10%) Product Marketing
1 8 (38.10%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle