Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SS7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SS7 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 274 306
Rank change year-on-year +20 +32 -37
Permanent jobs citing SS7 2 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.032% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 1.71% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 17
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -48.57% +48.94%
South East median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -42.86% +55.56%

SS7 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1310 2165 2681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.01% 25.01% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1558 1999
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,925 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,950
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

SS7
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SS7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SS7 in Berkshire

SS7
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SS7 in Berkshire

SS7
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +15 1 - -
Newbury -14 1 £50,000 -
SS7
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SS7.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) INAP
1 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring

SS7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) INAP
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (50.00%) Sun