The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 77 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.27% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 1.73% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
Broadband
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
218 231 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.76% 21.08% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 179 200 176
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Broadband
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Essex region.

Broadband Salary Trend in Essex

Broadband
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £37,500 -
Broadband
East of England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Email Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix