The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 38 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.23% 0.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £42,000 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Broadband
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.75% 17.48% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 43
Average salary £22,750 £44,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.29% +54.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £34,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Broadband
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Ipswich region.

Broadband Salary Trend in Ipswich

Broadband
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (88.24%) Degree
3 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
3 14 (82.35%) Time Management
3 14 (82.35%) MS Office
3 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) Marketing
4 12 (70.59%) Workflow
5 10 (58.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) VCP4
7 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
7 2 (11.76%) LTE
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) 2G
7 2 (11.76%) 3G
8 1 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (5.88%) Advertising
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management
8 1 (5.88%) 4G

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Office
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (58.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LTE
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
1 2 (11.76%) 2G
1 2 (11.76%) 3G
2 1 (5.88%) 4G
General
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (82.35%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Senior Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Time Management
2 12 (70.59%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) VCP4
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft