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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 32 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 30 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.51% 1.04% 1.22%
As % of the General category 16.95% 6.25% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Average salary £42,000 £41,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
177 48 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 38.39% 16.61% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 150 34 77
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 47 (62.67%) Degree
2 29 (38.67%) MS Excel
3 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
4 25 (33.33%) Marketing
5 23 (30.67%) MS Office
6 22 (29.33%) Broadband
7 21 (28.00%) ISO 9000
7 21 (28.00%) ISO 9001
7 21 (28.00%) DWDM
7 21 (28.00%) DSL
7 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
7 21 (28.00%) Time Management
7 21 (28.00%) Line Management
8 20 (26.67%) Validation
9 17 (22.67%) Workflow
10 16 (21.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 16 (21.33%) Finance
11 10 (13.33%) .NET
11 10 (13.33%) Cyber Security
12 9 (12.00%) HTML
12 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (12.00%) CSS
13 8 (10.67%) Java
13 8 (10.67%) HTML5
14 7 (9.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (9.33%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
14 7 (9.33%) Scrum
14 7 (9.33%) Electronics
14 7 (9.33%) Programme Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.33%) JBoss
1 1 (1.33%) Apache
1 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (38.67%) MS Excel
2 23 (30.67%) MS Office
3 16 (21.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) Broadband
2 21 (28.00%) DWDM
2 21 (28.00%) DSL
3 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) Firewall
5 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.33%) LTE
5 1 (1.33%) Internet
5 1 (1.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.33%) DHCP
5 1 (1.33%) VoIP
5 1 (1.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Selenium
1 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.33%) Capybara
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.33%) RSpec
General
1 25 (33.33%) Marketing
2 16 (21.33%) Finance
3 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.33%) Electronics
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Document Manager
2 16 (21.33%) Senior Manager
3 9 (12.00%) Developer
4 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 5 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (6.67%) Cyber Security Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Documentation Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Software Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Consultant
7 2 (2.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) .NET
2 9 (12.00%) HTML
2 9 (12.00%) CSS
3 8 (10.67%) HTML5
4 5 (6.67%) J2EE
5 3 (4.00%) jQuery
5 3 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (1.33%) XML
6 1 (1.33%) ATL
6 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) DTV
3 4 (5.33%) PMI
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) VHDL
5 1 (1.33%) Verilog
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Time Management
1 21 (28.00%) Line Management
2 20 (26.67%) Validation
3 17 (22.67%) Workflow
4 10 (13.33%) Cyber Security
5 7 (9.33%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (9.33%) Scrum
5 7 (9.33%) Programme Management
5 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.00%) SOA
6 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 5 (6.67%) Process Management
7 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 5 (6.67%) Signal Processing
7 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.67%) Java
3 7 (9.33%) C#
4 4 (5.33%) SQL
4 4 (5.33%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.67%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 47 (62.67%) Degree
2 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.00%) ISO 9000
1 21 (28.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) SAP
3 6 (8.00%) Huawei
4 5 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (1.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat