Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 129 152
Rank change year-on-year +19 +23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.57% 0.15% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 1.24% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Essex median annual salary £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -38.89%
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +63.64% - -34.52%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 195 241 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.78% 12.11% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 170 171 312
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £22,950 £21,250 £22,775
90th Percentile £53,750 £68,750 £56,175
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Essex over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 4 £22,000 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £60,000 - 1
Colchester - 1 £28,750 -
Broadband
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) NUnit
3 2 (25.00%) STB
3 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) MSTest

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Moq
1 2 (25.00%) MSTest
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Redmine
1 2 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (25.00%) Trac
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms Developer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Asterisk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (25.00%) Ninject
1 2 (25.00%) Spring.NET
1 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (25.00%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) MVVM
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MOS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) BroadSoft
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky