The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hedge fund
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
Hedge funds
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
513 451 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.40% 32.28% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 353 335 301
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,500 £25,757
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Hedge funds
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Hedge funds Salary Trend in Essex

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco