The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 201 213 206
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing SS7 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.052% 0.022% 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.11% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
SS7
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
818 952 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 21.12% 21.25% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 711 805 630
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SS7
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SS7 Salary Trend in Surrey

SS7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing SS7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SS7.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) Tieto
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Dialogic
2 1 (50.00%) M3UA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing SS7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SS7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) INAP
2 1 (50.00%) M3UA
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) POSIX
1 1 (50.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Dialogic
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Tieto
1 1 (50.00%) VMware