The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 193 170 190
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing SS7 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.052% 0.060% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.30% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £29,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -31.76%
SS7
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
782 672 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.35% 20.23% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 678 542 865
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SS7
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Hampshire

SS7
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Hook - 2 £22,500 -
SS7
South East

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) IPTV
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) NDS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) MGCP
1 1 (33.33%) RTP
1 1 (33.33%) SMPP
1 1 (33.33%) Megaco
1 1 (33.33%) ISUP
1 1 (33.33%) H.323
1 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IPTV
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Nortel
1 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 1 (33.33%) Huawei
1 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks