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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
England / East of England
Rank - 259 266
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.55% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Median salary - £81,250 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.11%

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
949 1464 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.22% 20.51% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 740 1193 1174
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing SS7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SS7.

1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) ATM
1 4 (80.00%) 3GPP
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) UTRAN
1 4 (80.00%) RTP
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) SSH
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) RANAP
1 4 (80.00%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
1 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (60.00%) Product Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Generation
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) 3GPP
1 4 (80.00%) ATM
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
1 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (80.00%) RANAP
1 4 (80.00%) RTP
1 4 (80.00%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (80.00%) SSH
1 4 (80.00%) UTRAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Core Network Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Resourcer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Network Management
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Product Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Generation
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP