The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL 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
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank - 232 216
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.017% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.057% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £25,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+26.00% -26.47%
ADSL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1807 1748 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.31% 29.71% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1198 1156
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ADSL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

ADSL Salary Trend in Berkshire

ADSL
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) DRM
3 5 (38.46%) DVB
3 5 (38.46%) MPEG
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (38.46%) Broadcom
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Avaya
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) ISDN
6 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) BT
6 2 (15.38%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 5 (38.46%) DVB
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) ISDN
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) MPEG
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DRM
2 2 (15.38%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Broadcom
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya
2 2 (15.38%) BT