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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 32 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 14 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.23% 3.26% 1.20%
As % of the General category 12.28% 9.04% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 2
Median salary £45,000 £42,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,500 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -
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
114 177 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 34.44% 36.05% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 109 167 37
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Telecoms as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (30.30%) VHDL
2 10 (30.30%) Verilog
2 10 (30.30%) Unix
2 10 (30.30%) Electronics
2 10 (30.30%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (24.24%) C++
3 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
4 7 (21.21%) High Availability
4 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) Python
5 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language
5 6 (18.18%) Validation
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) Marketing
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.15%) C
7 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
7 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.12%) Firewall
7 4 (12.12%) Internet

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.03%) Fast Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) HSRP
3 1 (3.03%) IGMP
3 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.03%) IPsec
3 1 (3.03%) L2TP
3 1 (3.03%) OSPF
3 1 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (3.03%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (30.30%) Electronics
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) C++ Programmer
2 7 (21.21%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Hardware Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Programmer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Programmer
2 7 (21.21%) Telecoms Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Electronics Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Marketing Assistant
5 3 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Support
6 2 (6.06%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Unix Support
6 2 (6.06%) Unix Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Embedded Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 10 (30.30%) Verilog
1 10 (30.30%) VHDL
2 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.12%) Social Media
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Cybercrime
5 1 (3.03%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Unix
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.21%) High Availability
3 6 (18.18%) Validation
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.12%) Business Transformation
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) SDLC
8 1 (3.03%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C++
2 7 (21.21%) Python
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language
4 5 (15.15%) C
5 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CISSP
5 1 (3.03%) GIAC
5 1 (3.03%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PMP
5 1 (3.03%) SANS
5 1 (3.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) Juniper
2 3 (9.09%) Sophos