The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 209 197 186
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing DSL 4 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% 0.29% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.99% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 39
Average salary £47,500 £56,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.17% -20.00%
DSL
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
1288 1618 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.81% 29.59% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 829 1004 1172
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.25% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DSL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

DSL Salary Trend in Berkshire

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 24 (64.86%) Telecoms
2 21 (56.76%) Wireless
3 19 (51.35%) DWDM
3 19 (51.35%) Billing
4 18 (48.65%) Programme Management
5 17 (45.95%) MPLS
5 17 (45.95%) PMI
5 17 (45.95%) PMI Certification
6 15 (40.54%) OSPF
6 15 (40.54%) BGP
6 15 (40.54%) IPsec
7 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (37.84%) VoIP
7 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
7 14 (37.84%) Line Management
8 13 (35.14%) Degree
8 13 (35.14%) Project Management
9 12 (32.43%) EIGRP
9 12 (32.43%) X.21
9 12 (32.43%) PPP
9 12 (32.43%) SNMP
9 12 (32.43%) ISDN
9 12 (32.43%) ATM
9 12 (32.43%) DNS
9 12 (32.43%) Cisco
10 11 (29.73%) CCNP
10 11 (29.73%) PMP
10 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
10 11 (29.73%) Firewall
10 11 (29.73%) VLAN

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DSL 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 DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Wireless
2 19 (51.35%) DWDM
3 17 (45.95%) MPLS
4 15 (40.54%) OSPF
4 15 (40.54%) BGP
4 15 (40.54%) IPsec
5 14 (37.84%) VoIP
5 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
6 12 (32.43%) PPP
6 12 (32.43%) SNMP
6 12 (32.43%) DNS
6 12 (32.43%) ISDN
6 12 (32.43%) ATM
6 12 (32.43%) EIGRP
6 12 (32.43%) X.21
7 11 (29.73%) Firewall
7 11 (29.73%) VLAN
7 11 (29.73%) Spanning Tree
8 9 (24.32%) Broadband
9 8 (21.62%) WAN
General
1 24 (64.86%) Telecoms
2 19 (51.35%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Service Manager
4 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IP Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Project Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Core Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) PMI
2 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
3 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Programme Management
2 14 (37.84%) Line Management
3 13 (35.14%) Project Management
4 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) Service Management
5 7 (18.92%) Network Design
5 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.51%) Test Management
7 4 (10.81%) Business Development
8 2 (5.41%) Network Planning
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL
9 1 (2.70%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 1 (2.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) PMI Certification
2 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (35.14%) Degree
4 11 (29.73%) PMP
4 11 (29.73%) CCNP
5 9 (24.32%) CCSP
5 9 (24.32%) CCDP
5 9 (24.32%) JNCIS
6 4 (10.81%) CCNA
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (8.11%) RHCE
7 3 (8.11%) CCIP
7 3 (8.11%) MCITP
8 2 (5.41%) CCIE
9 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Cisco
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) F5
3 2 (5.41%) Ericsson
3 2 (5.41%) Huawei
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago