The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - - 123
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £29,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -28.83%

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
251 318 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.13% 14.82% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 182 273 260
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DSL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

DSL Salary Trend in Birmingham

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for DSL.

1 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) PBX
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Snow
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
5 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) CMDB
5 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
2 5 (55.56%) PBX
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPLS
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) ISDN
5 1 (11.11%) PSTN
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) xDSL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Control
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
1 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
1 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Snow