The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
UK / England
Rank 821 889 879
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -10
Permanent jobs citing SS7 14 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.046% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 29
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12830 16420 18328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.25% 17.22% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10512 13778 14925
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SS7
Salary Trend in England

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

SS7 Salary Trend in England

SS7
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SS7 Salary Histogram in England

SS7
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +40 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London +64 2 £55,000 +37.50%
North West -12 1 £47,500 -15.55%
SS7
UK

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for SS7.

1 34 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 24 (44.44%) Cisco
3 20 (37.04%) VoIP
4 19 (35.19%) Unix
5 15 (27.78%) Linux
5 15 (27.78%) Q.931
6 13 (24.07%) VPN
6 13 (24.07%) CCNP
6 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (24.07%) Unified Communications
7 12 (22.22%) H.323
7 12 (22.22%) Marketing
8 11 (20.37%) Product Marketing
8 11 (20.37%) Network Design
8 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
8 11 (20.37%) Change Management
8 11 (20.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 11 (20.37%) TIBCO
8 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
8 11 (20.37%) GSM
8 11 (20.37%) UMTS
8 11 (20.37%) Value-Added Service
9 10 (18.52%) Network Management
9 10 (18.52%) LTE
9 10 (18.52%) Incident Management
9 10 (18.52%) SIGTRAN
10 9 (16.67%) CCNA
11 8 (14.81%) CCDA
11 8 (14.81%) CCDP
11 8 (14.81%) CCDE

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) VoIP
2 15 (27.78%) Q.931
3 13 (24.07%) Unified Communications
3 13 (24.07%) VPN
4 12 (22.22%) H.323
5 11 (20.37%) GSM
5 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
5 11 (20.37%) UMTS
5 11 (20.37%) Value-Added Service
6 10 (18.52%) LTE
6 10 (18.52%) SIGTRAN
7 8 (14.81%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (12.96%) DNS
8 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
8 7 (12.96%) RTP
9 6 (11.11%) 2G
9 6 (11.11%) 3G
9 6 (11.11%) 4G
9 6 (11.11%) Network Security
10 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
1 2 (3.70%) JUnit
1 2 (3.70%) Subversion
1 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 12 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) VAS Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) NOC Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Network Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Network Support
7 4 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Core Network Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.56%) NOC Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) FreeSWITCH
1 3 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) CCXML
2 2 (3.70%) JSON
2 2 (3.70%) RESTful
2 2 (3.70%) SOAP
2 2 (3.70%) VXML
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) iPad
3 2 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.85%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Unix
2 15 (27.78%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) CentOS
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Change Management
1 11 (20.37%) Network Design
1 11 (20.37%) Product Marketing
1 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
2 10 (18.52%) Incident Management
2 10 (18.52%) Network Management
3 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 4 (7.41%) OO
3 4 (7.41%) OOD
3 4 (7.41%) Security Management
3 4 (7.41%) Service Management
3 4 (7.41%) UML
4 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (5.56%) Network Architecture
4 3 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.56%) Product Management
4 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.70%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (3.70%) Presales
5 2 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
1 3 (5.56%) PHP
2 2 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) Ruby
2 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.85%) C
3 1 (1.85%) C++
3 1 (1.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) CCNP
1 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.67%) CCNA
3 8 (14.81%) CCDA
3 8 (14.81%) CCDE
3 8 (14.81%) CCDP
4 5 (9.26%) HNC
4 5 (9.26%) HND
5 4 (7.41%) Degree
6 3 (5.56%) CCVP
6 3 (5.56%) RHCSA
7 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) RHCE
7 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) OpenSIPS
2 3 (5.56%) Xen
3 2 (3.70%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.56%) Nagios
3 2 (3.70%) Packer
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Cisco
2 11 (20.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 11 (20.37%) TIBCO
3 8 (14.81%) Nokia Networks
4 4 (7.41%) BT
4 4 (7.41%) Nokia
5 3 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (3.70%) VMware
7 1 (1.85%) Avaya
7 1 (1.85%) BroadSoft
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Dialogic
7 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Huawei
7 1 (1.85%) Mitel
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
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