The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 413 468 444
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -24
Permanent jobs citing SS7 22 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.052% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 19
Median salary £40,250 £60,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.91% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £67,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +18.88%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3701 4494 5047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.10% 21.36% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3024 3511 3952
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SS7
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SS7 Salary Trend in the South East

SS7
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SS7 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

SS7 Salary Histogram in the South East

SS7
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Berkshire +24 20 £38,000 -36.66% 1
Surrey +16 1 £42,500 -17.07%
West Sussex - 1 - -
SS7
England

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for SS7.

1 36 (83.72%) 3G
2 31 (72.09%) 4G
3 30 (69.77%) Telecoms
4 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
5 21 (48.84%) Network Architecture
6 20 (46.51%) GGSN
6 20 (46.51%) SGSN
6 20 (46.51%) Ericsson
7 19 (44.19%) LTE
8 18 (41.86%) HSRP
8 18 (41.86%) VoLTE
8 18 (41.86%) Redback
8 18 (41.86%) Network Design
8 18 (41.86%) Juniper
8 18 (41.86%) SONET
8 18 (41.86%) MPLS
8 18 (41.86%) OSPF
8 18 (41.86%) BGP
8 18 (41.86%) RSVP
8 18 (41.86%) VRRP
8 18 (41.86%) Frame Relay
8 18 (41.86%) VPN
8 18 (41.86%) Ethernet
8 18 (41.86%) Packet Switching
8 18 (41.86%) SDH
8 18 (41.86%) ATM
8 18 (41.86%) VoWiFi
9 17 (39.53%) GSM
10 14 (32.56%) SIGTRAN
10 14 (32.56%) HP

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 36 (83.72%) 3G
2 31 (72.09%) 4G
3 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
4 20 (46.51%) GGSN
4 20 (46.51%) SGSN
5 19 (44.19%) LTE
6 18 (41.86%) ATM
6 18 (41.86%) BGP
6 18 (41.86%) Ethernet
6 18 (41.86%) HSRP
6 18 (41.86%) MPLS
6 18 (41.86%) OSPF
6 18 (41.86%) Packet Switching
6 18 (41.86%) RSVP
6 18 (41.86%) SDH
6 18 (41.86%) SONET
6 18 (41.86%) VoLTE
6 18 (41.86%) VoWiFi
6 18 (41.86%) VPN
6 18 (41.86%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) CppUnit
1 1 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 30 (69.77%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Electronics
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Design Engineer
1 18 (41.86%) Ericsson Engineer
2 16 (37.21%) Implementation Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Network Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Support
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Core Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Network Support
8 2 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.33%) Tester
9 1 (2.33%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Cybercrime
1 4 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.30%) Unix
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Network Architecture
2 18 (41.86%) Network Design
3 9 (20.93%) Defect Management
3 9 (20.93%) Test Planning
4 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.30%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (9.30%) Signal Processing
7 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.98%) Network Management
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Open Source
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Product Marketing
8 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) C++
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ISEB
1 9 (20.93%) ISTQB
1 9 (20.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCVP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) HNC
5 1 (2.33%) HND
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Ericsson
2 18 (41.86%) Juniper
2 18 (41.86%) Redback
3 14 (32.56%) HP
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle
5 5 (11.63%) Dell
5 5 (11.63%) EMC
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (4.65%) Huawei
7 2 (4.65%) Nokia
7 2 (4.65%) Samsung
8 1 (2.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.33%) Dialogic
8 1 (2.33%) Google
8 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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