The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 46 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.56% 1.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £77,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+47.36% +11.76%
SS7
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 120 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 17.92% 25.92% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 108
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SS7
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Newbury

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) 2G
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (50.00%) GSM
2 3 (50.00%) SMS
2 3 (50.00%) SMPP
2 3 (50.00%) TCAP
2 3 (50.00%) SCCP
2 3 (50.00%) 3G
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 4 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (50.00%) SMPP
2 3 (50.00%) TCAP
2 3 (50.00%) SCCP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) 2G
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (50.00%) SMS
2 3 (50.00%) GSM
2 3 (50.00%) 3G
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) GPRS
3 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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