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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 220 201 219
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 14 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.43% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 1.49% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 0
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
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
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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 -7 7 £52,500 +36.36% 1
xDSL
South East

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) MPLS
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (95.45%) IPsec
2 21 (95.45%) OSPF
2 21 (95.45%) BGP
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) WAN
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (77.27%) VPN
5 16 (72.73%) SSL
5 16 (72.73%) PPP
5 16 (72.73%) Wireless
5 16 (72.73%) EIGRP
6 15 (68.18%) L2TP
6 15 (68.18%) Juniper
7 13 (59.09%) CCNP
7 13 (59.09%) VMware
8 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
8 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
9 10 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (45.45%) Load Balancing
9 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (45.45%) IPv4
10 8 (36.36%) Broadband
11 7 (31.82%) F5
12 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
12 6 (27.27%) Unified Communications
12 6 (27.27%) WAAS
12 6 (27.27%) Riverbed

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) Firewall
1 22 (100.00%) MPLS
2 21 (95.45%) BGP
2 21 (95.45%) IPsec
2 21 (95.45%) OSPF
2 21 (95.45%) WAN
3 17 (77.27%) VPN
4 16 (72.73%) EIGRP
4 16 (72.73%) PPP
4 16 (72.73%) SSL
4 16 (72.73%) Wireless
5 15 (68.18%) L2TP
6 12 (54.55%) Ethernet
7 10 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (45.45%) IPv4
8 8 (36.36%) Broadband
9 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 6 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (27.27%) VLAN
9 6 (27.27%) WAAS
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Presales Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Presales Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Network Support
5 3 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) WAN Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 6 (27.27%) Presales
2 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stress Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Perl
1 4 (18.18%) Python
1 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) CCIE
4 4 (18.18%) CCSP
4 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CCIP
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Juniper
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) F5
5 6 (27.27%) Ipanema Technologies
5 6 (27.27%) Riverbed
6 3 (13.64%) EMC
6 3 (13.64%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 6 days ago