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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank 98 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Hedge funds 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.36% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £53,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
479 350 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.66% 32.35% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 356 250 259
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,473 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
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 22 December 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Veeam
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco