The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 613 631 624
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing SS7 15 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.079% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,750 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
SS7
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7731 7595 9355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.92% 16.46% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6499 6330 7885
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in London

SS7
Salary Trend in London

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

SS7 Salary Trend in London

SS7
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SS7 Salary Histogram in London

SS7
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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
City of London +22 4 £50,500 +6.31% 1
SS7
England

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 48 (92.31%) Telecoms
2 29 (55.77%) 2G
2 29 (55.77%) 3G
3 23 (44.23%) Linux
4 19 (36.54%) UNIX
4 19 (36.54%) TCAP
4 19 (36.54%) SIGTRAN
5 18 (34.62%) Degree
6 16 (30.77%) SQL
6 16 (30.77%) Network Architecture
7 15 (28.85%) MVNO
7 15 (28.85%) GSM
8 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
9 13 (25.00%) INAP
9 13 (25.00%) RTP
10 12 (23.08%) Network Design
11 11 (21.15%) VLAN
11 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
11 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
11 11 (21.15%) STL
11 11 (21.15%) C++
11 11 (21.15%) Radio Access Network
11 11 (21.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 10 (19.23%) 4G
12 10 (19.23%) Internet
12 10 (19.23%) Billing
12 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
13 8 (15.38%) Java

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.85%) Lync
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) 3G
1 29 (55.77%) 2G
2 19 (36.54%) SIGTRAN
2 19 (36.54%) TCAP
3 15 (28.85%) GSM
3 15 (28.85%) MVNO
4 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 13 (25.00%) INAP
5 13 (25.00%) RTP
6 11 (21.15%) VLAN
6 11 (21.15%) Radio Access Network
7 10 (19.23%) 4G
7 10 (19.23%) Internet
8 7 (13.46%) ISUP
9 6 (11.54%) H.323
10 5 (9.62%) Firewall
10 5 (9.62%) Q.931
10 5 (9.62%) VoIP
11 4 (7.69%) ISDN
12 3 (5.77%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 48 (92.31%) Telecoms
2 10 (19.23%) Billing
3 5 (9.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Architect
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 8 (15.38%) C++ Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Network Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Tester
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) IP Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) STL
1 11 (21.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) EJB
3 2 (3.85%) SOAP
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) VXML
3 2 (3.85%) JTAPI
3 2 (3.85%) Java EE
3 2 (3.85%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (3.85%) TAPI
3 2 (3.85%) CCXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.46%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) IVR
3 2 (3.85%) PKI
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Linux
2 19 (36.54%) UNIX
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Network Architecture
2 12 (23.08%) Network Design
3 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
3 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
4 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.38%) OO
6 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Process Management
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) SOA
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL
8 2 (3.85%) Change Control
8 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.85%) Product Management
9 1 (1.92%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) C++
3 8 (15.38%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 8 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Veritas
2 7 (13.46%) Huawei
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) Ericsson
5 2 (3.85%) Genesys
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) Acme Packet
5 2 (3.85%) F5
5 2 (3.85%) Splunk
5 2 (3.85%) Verint
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) Nortel
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.92%) Avaya
6 1 (1.92%) Juniper
6 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago