The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 9 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.23% 1.80% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.04% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 17
Median salary £38,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.83% +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £46,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £57,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 198 294 411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 92.96% 88.29% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 187 271 379
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement in Ipswich

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Ipswich

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement in Ipswich over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Improvement in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement.

1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Billing
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (20.00%) arcserve

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Projects
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) BCP
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) MCP
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) P3O
3 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) arcserve
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) HP