The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 63 59
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.17% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.02% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +108.33%
SS7
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 98 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.59% 16.53% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 98 85 94
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SS7
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Dorset