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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 42 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 23 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.05% 9.09% 4.51%
As % of the General category 17.97% 24.78% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 7
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,368 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.62% -
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
128 113 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.13% 36.69% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 117 81 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 5 February 2016.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 27 (64.29%) C++
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
3 23 (54.76%) Java
4 21 (50.00%) C#
4 21 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 20 (47.62%) Android
5 20 (47.62%) Reverse Engineering
5 20 (47.62%) Hadoop
5 20 (47.62%) Apache Hive
5 20 (47.62%) Java EE
5 20 (47.62%) Apple iOS
5 20 (47.62%) Big Data
5 20 (47.62%) Apache Pig
5 20 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (47.62%) Mobile Development
5 20 (47.62%) SANS
5 20 (47.62%) C
5 20 (47.62%) MCSE
5 20 (47.62%) STL
5 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
5 20 (47.62%) SSCP
5 20 (47.62%) CCNA
5 20 (47.62%) CISSP
5 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (47.62%) Ethical Hacking
5 20 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (47.62%) Objective-C
5 20 (47.62%) Firewall

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (47.62%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) Firewall
1 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) Apache Hive
1 20 (47.62%) Big Data
1 20 (47.62%) Hadoop
2 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Capybara
2 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.38%) Gatling
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) RSpec
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 7 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Lead Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) C++ Programmer
4 6 (14.29%) Marketing Assistant
4 6 (14.29%) Programmer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Programmer
4 6 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Software Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Java EE
1 20 (47.62%) STL
2 7 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Cybercrime
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (14.29%) Social Media
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.76%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Android
2 20 (47.62%) Apple iOS
3 7 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Software Engineering
2 21 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 20 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (47.62%) Ethical Hacking
3 20 (47.62%) Mobile Development
3 20 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (47.62%) Reverse Engineering
4 13 (30.95%) Coaching
5 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
6 7 (16.67%) High Availability
7 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.76%) ERP
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL
9 2 (4.76%) Migration
9 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.76%) Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) C++
2 23 (54.76%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) C#
4 20 (47.62%) C
4 20 (47.62%) Objective-C
5 9 (21.43%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) CCNA
1 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (47.62%) CISSP
1 20 (47.62%) GIAC
1 20 (47.62%) Linux+ Certification
1 20 (47.62%) MCSE
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (47.62%) SANS
1 20 (47.62%) SSCP
2 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.76%) Planview
2 1 (2.38%) SAP