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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 78 68
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.83% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £47,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+12.63% +97.91%
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
122 120 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.93% 16.33% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 95 103 103
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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