Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 359 392
Rank change year-on-year +14 +33 -23
Permanent jobs citing SS7 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.017% 0.046% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.088% 0.28% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
East of England median annual salary £19,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -69.60% +4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £18,500 £46,500 £52,375
90th Percentile £19,500 £68,750 £72,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -29.75% +27.37%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2271 2116 2662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.06% 16.09% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1886 1711 2074
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SS7
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SS7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SS7 in the East of England

SS7
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SS7 in the East of England

SS7
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SS7 within the East of England 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
Essex +30 2 £19,000 -
SS7
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for SS7.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Communications Security
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Bomgar
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10

SS7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Communications Security
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Licensing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Bomgar
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy