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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 97 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SS7 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 1.39% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 9
Median salary £75,000 £53,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.18% -2.72%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +15.05%
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
252 287 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.47% 19.83% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 214 251 272
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £54,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SS7
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 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
4 8 (34.78%) Outbound Marketing
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
5 5 (21.74%) Value-Added Service
5 5 (21.74%) 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 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%) Outbound Marketing
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