The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 95 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.087% - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% - 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £70,000 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
SS7
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 141 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.16% 15.46% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 89 119 136
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SS7
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

SS7
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree