The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 50 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.37% 3.01% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 18.64% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £36,000 £22,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -70.96%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +47.36%
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
40 59 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 14.71% 16.12% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 49
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing SS7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newbury region with a requirement for SS7.

1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) 3G
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) 4G
2 5 (62.50%) HSRP
2 5 (62.50%) VoLTE
2 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) VoWiFi
2 5 (62.50%) Redback
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 5 (62.50%) GGSN
2 5 (62.50%) SGSN
2 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
2 5 (62.50%) SONET
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) RSVP
2 5 (62.50%) VRRP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Ericsson
2 5 (62.50%) ATM
2 5 (62.50%) Packet Switching
2 5 (62.50%) SDH
2 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) INAP
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) TCAP

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) 3G
1 6 (75.00%) 4G
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) ATM
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
2 5 (62.50%) Frame Relay
2 5 (62.50%) GGSN
2 5 (62.50%) HSRP
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) Packet Switching
2 5 (62.50%) RSVP
2 5 (62.50%) SDH
2 5 (62.50%) SGSN
2 5 (62.50%) SONET
2 5 (62.50%) VoLTE
2 5 (62.50%) VoWiFi
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) VRRP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Design Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Ericsson Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Ericsson
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
1 5 (62.50%) Redback
2 1 (12.50%) GENBAND
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle