The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
London / City of London
Rank - 262 317
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.044% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.29% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
868 1027 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.35% 15.03% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 812 924 1669
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SS7
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SS7 Salary Trend in the City of London