The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 24 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 23 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.88% 10.34% 4.61%
As % of the General category 21.70% 38.37% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 13
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £48,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Suffolk

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

General Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
106 86 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 36.30% 26.96% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 95
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Ipswich

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 28 (75.68%) Degree
2 18 (48.65%) ISO 9000
2 18 (48.65%) ISO 9001
3 17 (45.95%) DWDM
3 17 (45.95%) DSL
3 17 (45.95%) Line Management
4 16 (43.24%) Validation
5 11 (29.73%) Java
6 10 (27.03%) C++
6 10 (27.03%) Cyber Security
6 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.11%) Linux
7 3 (8.11%) WAN
7 3 (8.11%) VPN
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.11%) CCNP
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) Juniper
7 3 (8.11%) Firewall
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Network Security
7 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.41%) Python
8 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
8 2 (5.41%) Broadband
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco
8 2 (5.41%) CCIE
8 2 (5.41%) 3G
8 2 (5.41%) McAfee

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) DWDM
1 17 (45.95%) DSL
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 3 (8.11%) VPN
2 3 (8.11%) Network Security
3 2 (5.41%) LTE
3 2 (5.41%) 3G
3 2 (5.41%) Broadband
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
3 2 (5.41%) 2G
4 1 (2.70%) DVB
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) 4G
4 1 (2.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Document Manager
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C++/Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C++ Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Author
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Author
5 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) J2EE
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) Flash
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) MPEG
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Line Management
2 16 (43.24%) Validation
3 10 (27.03%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.41%) Change Control
5 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.70%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.70%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) Document Management
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) CRM
6 1 (2.70%) ERP
6 1 (2.70%) SOA
6 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) CCNP
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCIE
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) ISO 9000
1 18 (48.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) Juniper
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) McAfee
2 2 (5.41%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.70%) Huawei
3 1 (2.70%) BT
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.70%) Nokia
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