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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 24 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 24 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.14% 7.33% 3.81%
As % of the General category 23.53% 23.53% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 12
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,300 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,150 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
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
102 85 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 34.58% 31.14% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 73
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
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 29 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 31 (68.89%) Degree
2 23 (51.11%) ISO 9000
2 23 (51.11%) ISO 9001
3 22 (48.89%) DWDM
3 22 (48.89%) DSL
3 22 (48.89%) Line Management
4 21 (46.67%) Validation
5 10 (22.22%) Java
6 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (15.56%) Cyber Security
7 7 (15.56%) C++
8 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.11%) Linux
10 4 (8.89%) Python
10 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.89%) Scrum
10 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (6.67%) Network Security
11 3 (6.67%) HTML5
11 3 (6.67%) TDD
11 3 (6.67%) jQuery
11 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
11 3 (6.67%) Finance
11 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
11 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
11 3 (6.67%) Firewall
11 3 (6.67%) CCNP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) DWDM
1 22 (48.89%) DSL
2 3 (6.67%) Network Security
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) Broadband
2 3 (6.67%) WAN
2 3 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) Wireless
3 2 (4.44%) 3G
3 2 (4.44%) LTE
3 2 (4.44%) 2G
4 1 (2.22%) 4G
4 1 (2.22%) Multicast
4 1 (2.22%) DVB
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Document Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Author
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Author
4 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Documentation Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Graduate
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.22%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Support Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) C Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) HTML5
1 3 (6.67%) jQuery
1 3 (6.67%) HTML
1 3 (6.67%) CSS
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) PMI
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Line Management
2 21 (46.67%) Validation
3 7 (15.56%) Cyber Security
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) TDD
6 3 (6.67%) SOA
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.44%) Change Control
8 1 (2.22%) Time Management
8 1 (2.22%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow
8 1 (2.22%) Document Management
8 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Java
2 7 (15.56%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) Python
3 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) CCNP
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (51.11%) ISO 9000
1 23 (51.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) McAfee
3 2 (4.44%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.22%) Huawei
4 1 (2.22%) BT
4 1 (2.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.22%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.22%) Nokia
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago