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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.02% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.37%
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
117 96 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.16% 14.01% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 99 65 92
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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