The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 135 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £30,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -15.49%
ADSL
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 276 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.66% 16.58% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 272 221 263
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ADSL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ADSL Salary Trend in Cheshire

ADSL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Northwich - 2 £32,500 -
ADSL
North West

ADSL
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
2 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
4 2 (28.57%) Draytek
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Thin Client
1 5 (71.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
2 2 (28.57%) Draytek
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec