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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 210 221 225
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.098% 0.085% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -49.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.67% -30.37%
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
1298 1757 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.53% 30.00% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 916 981 1104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 28 August 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 0 4 £45,000 +69.81% 2
xDSL
South East

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (85.71%) MPLS
2 7 (50.00%) OSPF
2 7 (50.00%) BGP
2 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (50.00%) L2TP
2 7 (50.00%) IPsec
2 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) PPP
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) SSL
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) IPv4
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (42.86%) Broadband
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) PSTN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) DOCSIS
4 5 (35.71%) DSLAM
4 5 (35.71%) Product Management
4 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Network Design

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) MPLS
2 7 (50.00%) OSPF
2 7 (50.00%) BGP
2 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (50.00%) L2TP
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) PPP
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) SSL
2 7 (50.00%) IPv4
2 7 (50.00%) IPsec
3 6 (42.86%) Broadband
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) PSTN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) DOCSIS
4 5 (35.71%) DSLAM
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Product Manager
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Product Management
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Network Design
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
1 4 (28.57%) Python
1 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCIP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) JNCIA
1 4 (28.57%) CCIE
1 4 (28.57%) CCSP
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 2 (14.29%) Nokia
4 2 (14.29%) BT
4 2 (14.29%) Huawei
4 2 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago