The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL 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 xDSL over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 293 293 307
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 10 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.088% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.57% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 1
Average salary £67,500 £36,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.93% -39.16%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +17.14%
xDSL
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
1904 1580 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.04% 15.41% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1333 1943
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

xDSL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

xDSL Salary Trend in the City of London

xDSL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing xDSL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

xDSL Salary Histogram in the City of London

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (90.00%) VLAN
3 8 (80.00%) Riverbed
3 8 (80.00%) WAAS
3 8 (80.00%) Lync
3 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
3 8 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (80.00%) IaaS
3 8 (80.00%) Ipanema Technologies
3 8 (80.00%) XMPP
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) SAP
4 7 (70.00%) Electronics
4 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (70.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (70.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) IPsec
2 9 (90.00%) VLAN
2 9 (90.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Wireless
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) WAAS
3 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) IPv4
5 1 (10.00%) IPv6
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) HSRP
5 1 (10.00%) VRRP
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) Electronics
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
2 8 (80.00%) Sales Consultant
2 8 (80.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (60.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) Riverbed
2 8 (80.00%) Ipanema Technologies
3 7 (70.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software
4 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu