The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SS7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 131 142
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11  
Permanent jobs citing SS7 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.076% 0.056% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.20% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year - -6.54%  

SS7 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 371 491 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.32% 27.66% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 278 372 372
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SS7
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing SS7 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SS7 in Reading

SS7
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SS7 in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for SS7.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless

SS7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Network Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper