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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - 181
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
SS7
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
337 405 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.80% 12.74% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 182 261 335
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,309 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SS7
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Scotland