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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 217 209 223
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing DSL 8 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 1.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.16% -8.82%
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
1366 1602 1532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.36% 29.41% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1042 1100
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Reading +4 8 £37,000 -12.94% 2
DSL
South East

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) MPLS
2 9 (52.94%) Line Management
3 8 (47.06%) Juniper
3 8 (47.06%) Wireless
4 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
4 7 (41.18%) Project Management
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) Billing
4 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (41.18%) PMI
4 7 (41.18%) PMI Certification
5 6 (35.29%) L2TP
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) IPsec
6 5 (29.41%) Change Management
6 5 (29.41%) X.21
6 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) DWDM
6 5 (29.41%) PPP
6 5 (29.41%) SNMP
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) xDSL
6 5 (29.41%) Network Management
7 4 (23.53%) HSRP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Ethernet
2 9 (52.94%) MPLS
3 8 (47.06%) Wireless
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) IPsec
5 6 (35.29%) L2TP
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
6 5 (29.41%) DWDM
6 5 (29.41%) PPP
6 5 (29.41%) SNMP
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) X.21
6 5 (29.41%) xDSL
7 4 (23.53%) HSRP
7 4 (23.53%) VRRP
8 3 (17.65%) ATM
8 3 (17.65%) ISDN
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) VoIP
General
1 7 (41.18%) Billing
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (23.53%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) NOC Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Account Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Project Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) PMI
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Line Management
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Network Management
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Stress Testing
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (41.18%) PMI Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) PMP
5 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) Mitel
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (11.76%) BT
4 2 (11.76%) Ericsson
4 2 (11.76%) Huawei
4 2 (11.76%) Nokia
4 2 (11.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (11.76%) ZTE
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Posted: 2 days ago
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