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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £26,250
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 £30,875
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +61.94%
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
90 77 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.46% 14.50% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 78 66 73
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,000 £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