The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 65 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Internet 34 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.70% 2.31% 2.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.82% 10.80% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 23
Average salary £13,971 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-70.89% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,500 £31,400 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Internet
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
246 250 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.55% 21.42% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 181 208 146
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Internet
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Internet Salary Trend in Essex

Internet
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Essex

Internet
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Chelmsford +11 10 £47,500 +115.90%
Colchester +5 2 - -
Brentwood -5 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Internet
East of England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
2 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Finance
3 12 (17.91%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) Cisco
4 11 (16.42%) WAN
4 11 (16.42%) OSPF
4 11 (16.42%) BGP
5 10 (14.93%) Juniper
6 9 (13.43%) Multicast
7 8 (11.94%) System Testing
7 8 (11.94%) Network Architecture
7 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
7 8 (11.94%) DNS
7 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
7 8 (11.94%) MPLS
7 8 (11.94%) Firewall
8 7 (10.45%) DWDM
8 7 (10.45%) Java
8 7 (10.45%) DHCP
8 7 (10.45%) SDH
8 7 (10.45%) Junos
9 6 (8.96%) Local Government
9 6 (8.96%) JNCIE
9 6 (8.96%) MS Office
9 6 (8.96%) Python
9 6 (8.96%) Regression Testing
10 5 (7.46%) CCIE
10 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.49%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.42%) OSPF
2 11 (16.42%) BGP
2 11 (16.42%) WAN
3 9 (13.43%) Multicast
4 8 (11.94%) MPLS
4 8 (11.94%) Firewall
4 8 (11.94%) DNS
5 7 (10.45%) DWDM
5 7 (10.45%) DHCP
5 7 (10.45%) SDH
5 7 (10.45%) Junos
6 5 (7.46%) Network Security
7 4 (5.97%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.97%) NAS
7 4 (5.97%) SSH
7 4 (5.97%) SNMP
7 4 (5.97%) Intranet
8 2 (2.99%) H.323
8 2 (2.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Subversion
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) VisualVM
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Local Government
3 5 (7.46%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Billing
6 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Network Engineer
2 8 (11.94%) Developer
3 5 (7.46%) Technical Support
4 4 (5.97%) Operations Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Design Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
4 4 (5.97%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Officer
5 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Support Specialist
5 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (2.99%) Support Technician
6 2 (2.99%) Junior
6 2 (2.99%) Field Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Technical Support Specialist
6 2 (2.99%) Network Support
6 2 (2.99%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) HTML
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
1 5 (7.46%) Struts
1 5 (7.46%) Web Services
1 5 (7.46%) Spring
2 4 (5.97%) Java SE
2 4 (5.97%) Spring MVC
2 4 (5.97%) JPA
2 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
2 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) JSP
3 1 (1.49%) SOAP
3 1 (1.49%) COM+
3 1 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) Middleware
3 1 (1.49%) Struts2
3 1 (1.49%) CSS3
3 1 (1.49%) LESS
3 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Equities
1 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.97%) Open Source
2 4 (5.97%) Social Media
2 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.48%) GIS
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Ergonomics
4 2 (2.99%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.99%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.49%) DataPower
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Wiki
5 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) System Testing
1 8 (11.94%) Network Architecture
2 6 (8.96%) Regression Testing
3 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.97%) Network Design
4 4 (5.97%) MVC
4 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
4 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.97%) Coaching
4 4 (5.97%) People Management
5 3 (4.48%) Analytics
5 3 (4.48%) Information Governance
5 3 (4.48%) ITIL
5 3 (4.48%) CRM
5 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.48%) Email Marketing
6 2 (2.99%) SEO
6 2 (2.99%) Web Design
6 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) Python
3 5 (7.46%) SQL
3 5 (7.46%) Perl
4 4 (5.97%) C#
5 3 (4.48%) C
5 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) JNCIE
2 5 (7.46%) CCIE
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.49%) MCITP
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) NFS
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) Opsview
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (49.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) Cisco
3 10 (14.93%) Juniper
4 4 (5.97%) NetApp
4 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 3 (4.48%) Symantec
5 3 (4.48%) Veritas
5 3 (4.48%) Sophos
6 2 (2.99%) Twitter
6 2 (2.99%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.49%) Splunk
7 1 (1.49%) Remedy
7 1 (1.49%) webMethods
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix
7 1 (1.49%) Software AG
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle