The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 294 313 296
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing DSL 17 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.057% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +33.84%
DSL
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1954 1631 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.89% 15.51% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1383 2025
Average salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DSL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

DSL Salary Trend in the City of London

DSL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

DSL Salary Histogram in the City of London

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 26 (72.22%) Cisco
2 21 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (55.56%) VPN
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (52.78%) CCNP
5 15 (41.67%) IPsec
5 15 (41.67%) Cisco PIX
6 14 (38.89%) L2TP
6 14 (38.89%) PPP
7 12 (33.33%) Firewall
8 10 (27.78%) WAN
8 10 (27.78%) MPLS
8 10 (27.78%) CCIP
9 9 (25.00%) LAN
10 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 8 (22.22%) Juniper
10 8 (22.22%) BGP
11 7 (19.44%) Windows
11 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
12 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
12 6 (16.67%) Migration
12 6 (16.67%) ADSL
12 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
12 6 (16.67%) DNS
13 5 (13.89%) Citrix
13 5 (13.89%) OSPF
13 5 (13.89%) CRM
13 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (11.11%) Multicast
14 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) VPN
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (41.67%) IPsec
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco PIX
3 14 (38.89%) L2TP
3 14 (38.89%) PPP
4 12 (33.33%) Firewall
5 10 (27.78%) WAN
5 10 (27.78%) MPLS
6 9 (25.00%) LAN
7 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.22%) BGP
8 6 (16.67%) ADSL
8 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 6 (16.67%) DNS
9 5 (13.89%) OSPF
10 4 (11.11%) Multicast
10 4 (11.11%) DHCP
11 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (8.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.56%) RSpec
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Gradle
2 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.78%) Behat
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Report Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.78%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Reference Data
1 3 (8.33%) Handset
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.56%) SecurID
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
3 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 6 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) CRM
2 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Time Management
4 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.56%) Line Management
5 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Ruby
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.78%) Groovy
1 1 (2.78%) Scala
1 1 (2.78%) Java
1 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (52.78%) CCNP
3 10 (27.78%) CCIP
4 4 (11.11%) CCNA
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CCSP
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) HNC
6 1 (2.78%) HND
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) XenApp
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) WMI
1 1 (2.78%) WSUS
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
1 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) XenMobile
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Juniper
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (5.56%) Proofpoint
6 2 (5.56%) Acronis
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Sage
6 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.78%) Huawei
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) McAfee
7 1 (2.78%) Dell KACE
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