The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 63 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.17% 0.77% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 4.35% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £30,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £24,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+108.33% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.44% 17.79% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 83 60
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SS7
South West

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

SS7
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dorchester 0 1 - -
SS7
South West

SS7
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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