The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank 190 213 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.028% 0.043% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £42,500 £51,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
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
740 1040 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.55% 22.59% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 604 912 878
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,791 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SS7.

1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) GPRS
2 4 (80.00%) Cybercrime
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (80.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) PSTN
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory

SS7
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) GPRS
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) PSTN
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (20.00%) SCCP
3 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) snoop
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) UMTS
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Cybercrime
1 4 (80.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google