The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 234 246 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
889 1115 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.71% 17.42% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 757 841 835
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SS7
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SS7 Salary Trend in the North West

SS7
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 1 £52,500 - 2
SS7
England

SS7
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 North West region with a requirement for SS7.

1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) PSTN
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago