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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 131 130 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing DSL 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.052% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 0.29% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Median salary £25,500 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £32,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £38,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
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
371 341 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.51% 17.76% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 245 300 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

DSL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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%) 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
5 2 (22.22%) SLA

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