The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 28 45
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 20 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.01% 6.87% 4.33%
As % of the General category 18.35% 21.97% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 28
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +0.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £19,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £51,250 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 109 173 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 27.32% 31.28% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 94 166 199
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Suffolk over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Suffolk

Telecoms
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +9 18 £42,000 -6.66%
Woodbridge -1 1 £22,500 +18.42%
Telecoms
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 20 (68.97%) CCNA
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) Firewall
3 17 (58.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (58.62%) VPN
3 17 (58.62%) VoIP
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco
4 15 (51.72%) Wireless
5 14 (48.28%) Avaya
5 14 (48.28%) Broadband
5 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
5 14 (48.28%) Load Balancing
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco CME
6 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (44.83%) IP Telephony
6 13 (44.83%) IPsec
7 12 (41.38%) Business Continuity
7 12 (41.38%) Network Security
7 12 (41.38%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (41.38%) Business Continuity Planning
7 12 (41.38%) ADSL
7 12 (41.38%) SSL
7 12 (41.38%) BCP
7 12 (41.38%) Proactive Monitoring
7 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 9 (31.03%) Juniper
8 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) VoIP
2 17 (58.62%) VPN
3 15 (51.72%) Wireless
4 14 (48.28%) Broadband
4 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
5 13 (44.83%) IP Telephony
5 13 (44.83%) IPsec
6 12 (41.38%) ADSL
6 12 (41.38%) Network Security
6 12 (41.38%) SSL
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (24.14%) NetScreen
8 5 (17.24%) DNS
8 5 (17.24%) HTTP
8 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
8 5 (17.24%) IMAP
8 5 (17.24%) Internet
8 5 (17.24%) SMTP
9 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Network Operations Specialist
1 7 (24.14%) Network Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) IT Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Handset
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Mac OS
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (48.28%) Load Balancing
3 12 (41.38%) BCP
3 12 (41.38%) Business Continuity
3 12 (41.38%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (41.38%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 12 (41.38%) Proactive Monitoring
4 7 (24.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (17.24%) High Availability
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Presales
5 5 (17.24%) Ticket Management
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) Data Security
8 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) CCNA
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) A+ Certification
2 5 (17.24%) MCP
2 5 (17.24%) MCSA
2 5 (17.24%) MCSE
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) HND
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco CME
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Avaya
3 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
3 9 (31.03%) Juniper
4 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
4 7 (24.14%) VMware
5 5 (17.24%) Google
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft