Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 352 347
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.049% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
North West median annual salary - £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.67% +71.43%
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,789 1,873 1,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.07% 15.19% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,418 1,505 1,423
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,150 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SS7
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SS7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SS7 in the North West

SS7
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SS7 in the North West