The first table below looks at the demand for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 309 313 337
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Permanent jobs citing SS7 23 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.017% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 0.088% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £60,000 £39,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £24,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1958 2265 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.47% 19.26% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 2027 2013
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,100 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SS7
London

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SS7
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SS7 Salary Histogram in the City of London

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 27 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (53.33%) 4G
3 15 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
4 14 (46.67%) Network Architecture
5 13 (43.33%) TCAP
6 12 (40.00%) Erlang
7 11 (36.67%) INAP
8 9 (30.00%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) SCCP
9 5 (16.67%) Internet
10 4 (13.33%) 2G
10 4 (13.33%) Solaris
10 4 (13.33%) 3G
11 3 (10.00%) UNIX
11 3 (10.00%) MVNO
12 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
12 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
12 2 (6.67%) Veritas
12 2 (6.67%) SMPP
12 2 (6.67%) GSM
12 2 (6.67%) VoIP
12 2 (6.67%) SQL
12 2 (6.67%) Oracle
12 2 (6.67%) XML
12 2 (6.67%) Clustering
12 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (6.67%) Wireless
12 2 (6.67%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
12 2 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (6.67%) Degree

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) 4G
2 15 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
3 13 (43.33%) TCAP
4 11 (36.67%) INAP
5 5 (16.67%) SCCP
5 5 (16.67%) Internet
6 4 (13.33%) 2G
6 4 (13.33%) 3G
7 3 (10.00%) MVNO
8 2 (6.67%) SMPP
8 2 (6.67%) GSM
8 2 (6.67%) VoIP
8 2 (6.67%) Wireless
9 1 (3.33%) VLAN
9 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.33%) SAN
9 1 (3.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (90.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior IP Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Solaris
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.33%) Network Management
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Erlang
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) HND
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Veritas
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Huawei
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
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