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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 46 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.64% 2.12% 2.44%
As % of the General category 7.05% 8.06% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
156 62 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 37.50% 26.27% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 142 51 85
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,780 £60,000 £45,000
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 July 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (64.71%) Degree
2 28 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 24 (35.29%) Marketing
4 23 (33.82%) MS Office
5 21 (30.88%) Broadband
6 20 (29.41%) Time Management
7 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
8 16 (23.53%) Workflow
8 16 (23.53%) DSL
9 15 (22.06%) Finance
9 15 (22.06%) MS PowerPoint
10 13 (19.12%) Validation
10 13 (19.12%) DWDM
10 13 (19.12%) ISO 9000
10 13 (19.12%) ISO 9001
10 13 (19.12%) Cyber Security
10 13 (19.12%) Line Management
11 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
11 8 (11.76%) Electronics
11 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 8 (11.76%) .NET
12 7 (10.29%) C#
12 7 (10.29%) SAP
12 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (10.29%) DTV
12 7 (10.29%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.29%) Network Security
12 7 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (10.29%) Penetration Testing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.47%) Lync
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 23 (33.82%) MS Office
3 15 (22.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.88%) MS Project
5 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.88%) Broadband
2 16 (23.53%) DSL
3 13 (19.12%) DWDM
4 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.29%) Network Security
6 3 (4.41%) VDSL
7 2 (2.94%) xDSL
7 2 (2.94%) VoIP
8 1 (1.47%) WAN
8 1 (1.47%) DHCP
8 1 (1.47%) LAN
8 1 (1.47%) DNS
8 1 (1.47%) Internet
8 1 (1.47%) Firewall
8 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.47%) 4G
8 1 (1.47%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.47%) Selenium
1 1 (1.47%) RSpec
1 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.47%) Capybara
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (35.29%) Marketing
2 15 (22.06%) Finance
3 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.76%) Electronics
4 3 (4.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Senior Manager
2 12 (17.65%) Document Manager
3 7 (10.29%) Cyber Security Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Security Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Operations Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Support Specialist
9 1 (1.47%) Administrator
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.47%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.47%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) CSS
2 6 (8.82%) HTML
3 5 (7.35%) HTML5
4 3 (4.41%) Web Services
4 3 (4.41%) J2EE
5 1 (1.47%) ATL
5 1 (1.47%) SOAP
5 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) DTV
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) PMI
5 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.94%) VHDL
5 2 (2.94%) Verilog
6 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Time Management
2 16 (23.53%) Workflow
3 13 (19.12%) Validation
3 13 (19.12%) Cyber Security
3 13 (19.12%) Line Management
4 7 (10.29%) Signal Processing
4 7 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (10.29%) Programme Management
4 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.35%) Scrum
5 5 (7.35%) Process Management
5 5 (7.35%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.88%) MVC
6 4 (5.88%) CRM
6 4 (5.88%) Service Management
6 4 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.88%) SOA
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) C#
2 6 (8.82%) Java
2 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) C++
4 2 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (1.47%) Go
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (64.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) ISO 9000
1 13 (19.12%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) SAP
3 6 (8.82%) Huawei
4 5 (7.35%) BT
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) Apple
6 1 (1.47%) Polycom