The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+47.36% +11.76%
SS7
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 160 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.88% 19.37% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 163 126 144
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SS7
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SS7
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) GPRS
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) PSTN
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) GPRS
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) PSTN
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) VMware