The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - 174
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +51.78%
SS7
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
556 545 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.73% 16.68% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 442 475 503
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SS7
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the East Midlands region.

SS7 Salary Trend in the East Midlands