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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 99 96 76
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.16% 0.48% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 2.96% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £37,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
271 203 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.66% 16.07% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 201 162 167
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 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
Chelmsford - 1 £37,000 -
Broadband
East of England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Advertising
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) NETGEAR
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) UAG
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) NETGEAR
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint