The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 110 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 18 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.85% 0.85% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 0
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +97.91%
SS7
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
426 525 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.15% 21.18% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 372 425 406
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SS7
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Cambridgeshire region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SS7
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SS7 Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SS7
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +14 18 £70,000 -9.67%
SS7
East of England

SS7
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 19 (100.00%) LTE
2 18 (94.74%) Billing
2 18 (94.74%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) INAP
2 18 (94.74%) VoLTE
3 11 (57.89%) MySQL
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) STL
6 1 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) GPRS
6 1 (5.26%) GSM
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.26%) 3G
6 1 (5.26%) RTP
6 1 (5.26%) Frame Relay
6 1 (5.26%) 2G
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) 4G
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (100.00%) LTE
2 18 (94.74%) INAP
2 18 (94.74%) VoLTE
3 1 (5.26%) GPRS
3 1 (5.26%) GSM
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) 3G
3 1 (5.26%) RTP
3 1 (5.26%) Frame Relay
3 1 (5.26%) 2G
3 1 (5.26%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
General
1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (94.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
1 8 (42.11%) Programme Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Consultant
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) STL
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle