The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 201 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 20 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.20% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.71% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
xDSL
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
1622 1553 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.62% 28.61% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1121 1166
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

xDSL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

xDSL Salary Trend in Berkshire

xDSL
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing xDSL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

xDSL Salary Histogram in Berkshire

xDSL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing xDSL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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 +11 16 £50,000 - 1
xDSL
South East

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 24 (85.71%) PPP
1 24 (85.71%) Firewall
2 21 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (67.86%) VPN
5 17 (60.71%) CCNP
6 16 (57.14%) CCNA
6 16 (57.14%) MPLS
7 15 (53.57%) Telecoms
7 15 (53.57%) Cisco
8 14 (50.00%) UNIX
9 13 (46.43%) VoIP
9 13 (46.43%) BGP
10 12 (42.86%) Degree
11 11 (39.29%) SCSA
11 11 (39.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (39.29%) L2TP
11 11 (39.29%) OSPF
11 11 (39.29%) Veritas
11 11 (39.29%) IPsec
11 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
11 11 (39.29%) ATM
11 11 (39.29%) Solaris
11 11 (39.29%) Linux
11 11 (39.29%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (39.29%) SQL
11 11 (39.29%) Oracle
11 11 (39.29%) MS Office
11 11 (39.29%) Microsoft

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Office
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
1 11 (39.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) PPP
1 24 (85.71%) Firewall
2 21 (75.00%) Ethernet
3 19 (67.86%) VPN
4 16 (57.14%) MPLS
5 13 (46.43%) BGP
5 13 (46.43%) VoIP
6 11 (39.29%) ATM
6 11 (39.29%) OSPF
6 11 (39.29%) IPsec
6 11 (39.29%) L2TP
7 8 (28.57%) DSLAM
7 8 (28.57%) Broadband
8 6 (21.43%) SSL
8 6 (21.43%) IPv4
8 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
9 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
9 5 (17.86%) WAN
9 5 (17.86%) SNMP
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (53.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Network Support
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
4 5 (17.86%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Network Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Network Support
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Network Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior
7 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) UNIX
2 11 (39.29%) Solaris
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.86%) Network Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Product Management
6 1 (3.57%) Network Design
6 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (60.71%) CCNP
3 16 (57.14%) CCNA
4 12 (42.86%) Degree
5 11 (39.29%) Sun Certification
5 11 (39.29%) SCSA
6 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
6 3 (10.71%) CCIP
6 3 (10.71%) CCIE
6 3 (10.71%) CCSP
7 1 (3.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Sun
2 11 (39.29%) HP
2 11 (39.29%) Veritas
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Huawei
4 5 (17.86%) F5
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
JM
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