The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 33 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 19 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 8.48% 4.48% 3.53%
As % of the General category 22.89% 12.93% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 16
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £58,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% -4.16%  

Telecoms is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 83 116 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 37.05% 34.63% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 112 159
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Telecoms as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Ipswich

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Ipswich

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Ipswich over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 19 (79.17%) CCNA
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (70.83%) VPN
3 15 (62.50%) VoIP
3 15 (62.50%) Wireless
4 14 (58.33%) Avaya
4 14 (58.33%) Broadband
4 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco
4 14 (58.33%) Load Balancing
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco CME
5 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (54.17%) IPsec
5 13 (54.17%) IP Telephony
6 12 (50.00%) Business Continuity
6 12 (50.00%) BCP
6 12 (50.00%) SSL
6 12 (50.00%) ADSL
6 12 (50.00%) Network Security
6 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 12 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 9 (37.50%) Juniper

Telecoms
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 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (20.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) VPN
3 15 (62.50%) VoIP
3 15 (62.50%) Wireless
4 14 (58.33%) Broadband
4 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 13 (54.17%) IP Telephony
5 13 (54.17%) IPsec
6 12 (50.00%) ADSL
6 12 (50.00%) Network Security
6 12 (50.00%) SSL
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (29.17%) NetScreen
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) HTTP
8 5 (20.83%) HTTPS
8 5 (20.83%) IMAP
8 5 (20.83%) Internet
8 5 (20.83%) SMTP
9 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Operations Specialist
1 7 (29.17%) Network Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) IT Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support
2 5 (20.83%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Handset
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Mac OS
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
1 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 12 (50.00%) BCP
3 12 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 12 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 12 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 7 (29.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (20.83%) High Availability
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Presales
5 5 (20.83%) Ticket Management
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) C#
1 2 (8.33%) C++
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
1 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) CCNA
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) A+ Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCP
2 5 (20.83%) MCSA
2 5 (20.83%) MCSE
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco CME
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Avaya
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 9 (37.50%) Juniper
3 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Google
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft