The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 140 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing DSL 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.085% 0.047% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.55%
DSL
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
411 364 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.51% 17.25% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 332 330 284
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DSL across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

DSL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DSL
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) X.21
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) ISDN
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) PPP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Netcool
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) SDH
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCIP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing DSL 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 DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) PPP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) X.21
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) SDH
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCIP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago