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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 43 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Internet 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.99% 1.65% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 5.19% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -65.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,518
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Internet
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
28 77 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.98% 31.69% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 63 26
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Internet
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Internet Salary Trend in Ipswich

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 17 (80.95%) MS Office
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) MCP
2 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
2 13 (61.90%) Office 365
3 9 (42.86%) Time Management
3 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (38.10%) CCNA
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) MCSE
6 4 (19.05%) VoIP
6 4 (19.05%) SMTP
6 4 (19.05%) HTTP
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
6 4 (19.05%) SSL
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
6 4 (19.05%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
6 4 (19.05%) DSL
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MS Office
2 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) VoIP
1 4 (19.05%) SMTP
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
1 4 (19.05%) SSL
1 4 (19.05%) DSL
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) Wireless
1 4 (19.05%) IMAP
1 4 (19.05%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Help Desk Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (23.81%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
5 4 (19.05%) IT Support
5 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Time Management
2 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) MCP
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) MCSE
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft