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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 312 313
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.010% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.074% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 21
Median salary - £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +47.36%
SS7
London

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
905 1355 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.81% 13.91% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 803 1165 1709
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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