The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 247 217 261
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +44
Permanent jobs citing SS7 14 58 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.69% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 3.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 7
Average salary £61,750 £55,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.27% +129.16%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £47,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+12.63% +97.91%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1517 1726 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.43% 20.51% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1318 1444
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SS7
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SS7 Salary Trend in the East of England

SS7
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SS7 Salary Histogram in the East of England

SS7
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 14 £61,750 +5.10%
SS7
England

SS7
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing SS7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SS7.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) INAP
1 18 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (100.00%) Billing
1 18 (100.00%) LTE
1 18 (100.00%) VoLTE
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing SS7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SS7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) INAP
1 18 (100.00%) LTE
1 18 (100.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
General
1 18 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Programme Manager
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle