The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
106 120 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.27% 18.15% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 91 100 96
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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