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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 378 462 425
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -37
Permanent jobs citing SS7 29 12 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.056% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.28% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 11
Median salary £45,000 £24,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.67% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £28,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -28.75%
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
3610 4241 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.29% 19.67% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2890 3509 3688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +57 16 £33,750 +37.75% 1
Hampshire - 10 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £42,500 -
SS7
England

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 29 (50.88%) VoIP
3 25 (43.86%) Cisco
4 24 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (42.11%) CCNP
5 21 (36.84%) Q.931
5 21 (36.84%) Unified Communications
6 20 (35.09%) Unix
7 18 (31.58%) Linux
7 18 (31.58%) VPN
7 18 (31.58%) H.323
8 17 (29.82%) Incident Management
9 16 (28.07%) SIGTRAN
9 16 (28.07%) LTE
9 16 (28.07%) 4G
9 16 (28.07%) 2G
9 16 (28.07%) 3G
9 16 (28.07%) UMTS
9 16 (28.07%) GSM
10 13 (22.81%) Value-Added Service
11 12 (21.05%) TIBCO
11 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
11 12 (21.05%) Change Management
11 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 12 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 11 (19.30%) Network Security
12 11 (19.30%) Network Management
13 10 (17.54%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (17.54%) CCDE
13 10 (17.54%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) VoIP
2 21 (36.84%) Q.931
2 21 (36.84%) Unified Communications
3 18 (31.58%) H.323
3 18 (31.58%) VPN
4 16 (28.07%) 2G
4 16 (28.07%) 3G
4 16 (28.07%) 4G
4 16 (28.07%) GSM
4 16 (28.07%) LTE
4 16 (28.07%) SIGTRAN
4 16 (28.07%) UMTS
5 13 (22.81%) Value-Added Service
6 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 11 (19.30%) Network Security
8 7 (12.28%) DSL
8 7 (12.28%) Ethernet
8 7 (12.28%) Firewall
9 6 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.53%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 36 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Network Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Network Support
3 13 (22.81%) Network Support Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) VAS Engineer
4 11 (19.30%) NOC Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) 3G Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) 4G Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Communications Support Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Network Communications Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Voice Network Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Network Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (1.75%) IPTV
2 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Unix
2 18 (31.58%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Incident Management
2 12 (21.05%) Change Management
2 12 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 11 (19.30%) Network Management
4 9 (15.79%) Product Marketing
5 7 (12.28%) Network Architecture
6 6 (10.53%) Service Management
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.02%) Defect Management
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL
8 4 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.26%) Line Management
9 3 (5.26%) Network Design
9 3 (5.26%) Test Planning
10 2 (3.51%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (1.75%) Functional Testing
11 1 (1.75%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.75%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (1.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Perl
2 3 (5.26%) PHP
2 3 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) CCNP
1 24 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.54%) CCDA
2 10 (17.54%) CCDE
2 10 (17.54%) CCDP
2 10 (17.54%) CCNA
3 6 (10.53%) CCVP
3 6 (10.53%) HNC
3 6 (10.53%) HND
4 4 (7.02%) ISEB
4 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.26%) CCIE
5 3 (5.26%) CISSP
5 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.26%) JNCIE
5 3 (5.26%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 12 (21.05%) TIBCO
3 9 (15.79%) Nokia Networks
4 4 (7.02%) HP
4 4 (7.02%) Nokia
5 3 (5.26%) F5
5 3 (5.26%) Juniper
5 3 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) BT
6 1 (1.75%) GENBAND
6 1 (1.75%) Huawei
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