The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank 245 237 270
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.096% 0.091% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.24% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Hedge funds
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2704 2549 2874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.15% 38.86% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 2013 2447
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the East of England region.

Hedge funds Salary Trend in the East of England

Hedge funds
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 6 £53,750 -
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £40,000 -
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Hedge funds 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 Hedge funds.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Management
1 5 (62.50%) Veeam
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Hedge funds 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 Hedge funds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) Multicast
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Printing
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds