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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 97 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.60% 0.075% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 0.40% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £27,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +28.00%
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
160 253 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.94% 19.05% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 125 180 206
Average salary £29,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.83% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016. 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
Maldon - 5 £27,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £25,000 -
Broadband
East of England

Broadband
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) SHDSL
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) BT

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) SHDSL
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IT Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) IT Technician
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) BT
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco