The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 37 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Internet 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.21% 1.24% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 16.00% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £22,750 £22,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -56.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,375 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 25 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.76% 7.76% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 54 20 68
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
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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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle