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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 £30,875
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +61.94%
SS7
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
165 192 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.36% 13.34% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 85 129 108
Average salary £35,000 £39,360 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.07% -1.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SS7
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Edinburgh