The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 118 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.13% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.65% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £22,000 £19,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -48.29%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -24.61%
ADSL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
278 309 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.37% 20.40% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 254 266 282
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,612
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ADSL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

ADSL Salary Trend in Birmingham

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 8 (100.00%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) VPLS
3 6 (75.00%) Internet
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) AVG
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) Kaseya
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (12.50%) VMware

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) OSPF
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) VPLS
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) AVG
1 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
1 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
1 1 (12.50%) Kaseya
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Sophos
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Dell
1 1 (12.50%) NetApp
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
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