The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 100 97
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.49% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.13% 2.46% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  

Broadband is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 121 203 265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 11.91% 18.88% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 93 161 197
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Broadband as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Essex

Broadband
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Broadband in Essex

Broadband
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckhurst Hill - 4 £27,500 -
Broadband
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Handset
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (83.33%) BroadSoft
3 1 (16.67%) SMS

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IP Specialist
1 5 (83.33%) Support Specialist
1 5 (83.33%) Voice Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) BroadSoft