The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 10 5
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester - 16.00% 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 30.77% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
SS7
Dorset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 10.00% 52.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

SS7
Salary Trend in Dorchester

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Dorchester

SS7
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) Q.931
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) Q.931
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux