The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 106 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SS7 14 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.77% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.60% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Average salary £51,250 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +51.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
389 343 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.53% 20.79% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 313 282 288
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SS7
Cambridgeshire

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 31 July 2014.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SS7
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 34 (97.14%) LTE
3 33 (94.29%) VoLTE
3 33 (94.29%) Java
4 29 (82.86%) Billing
5 28 (80.00%) Degree
6 26 (74.29%) Linux
7 24 (68.57%) MySQL
7 24 (68.57%) Oracle
8 16 (45.71%) Solaris
9 15 (42.86%) 3GPP
9 15 (42.86%) INAP
9 15 (42.86%) Oracle Database
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
11 4 (11.43%) J2EE
11 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
11 4 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) NGN
12 1 (2.86%) French Language
12 1 (2.86%) German Language
12 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (2.86%) Wireless
12 1 (2.86%) VMware
12 1 (2.86%) UNIX
12 1 (2.86%) UMTS
12 1 (2.86%) ATM
12 1 (2.86%) GSM
12 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
12 1 (2.86%) 4G

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (97.14%) LTE
2 33 (94.29%) VoLTE
3 15 (42.86%) 3GPP
3 15 (42.86%) INAP
4 4 (11.43%) NGN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) UMTS
5 1 (2.86%) ATM
5 1 (2.86%) GSM
5 1 (2.86%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 15 (42.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 35 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 29 (82.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Telecoms Engineer
1 16 (45.71%) Support Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Telecoms Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Programme Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Telecoms Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Project Management
2 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
2 4 (11.43%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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