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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 244 254 243
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing DSL 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.065% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.31% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £30,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £28,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -16.41%
DSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1197 1620 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.20% 20.97% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1313 1245
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DSL
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

DSL Salary Trend in the East of England

DSL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Suffolk - 7 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire -7 3 £31,500 +65.78%
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (50.00%) MS Office
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) Wireless
4 7 (31.82%) WSUS
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (31.82%) MPLS
4 7 (31.82%) Blackberry
4 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) DWDM
5 5 (22.73%) Validation
5 5 (22.73%) ISO 9000
5 5 (22.73%) ISO 9001
5 5 (22.73%) Line Management
6 4 (18.18%) Software Licensing
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 4 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (18.18%) HTTP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
1 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) MPLS
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) Wireless
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 5 (22.73%) DWDM
4 4 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (18.18%) SMTP
4 4 (18.18%) HTTP
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
4 4 (18.18%) SSL
4 4 (18.18%) Internet
4 4 (18.18%) IMAP
4 4 (18.18%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (13.64%) VDSL
5 3 (13.64%) SNMP
6 2 (9.09%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Document Manager
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.64%) e-Health
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (22.73%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) Line Management
3 4 (18.18%) Software Licensing
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) MCP
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) CCNP
4 3 (13.64%) CCSA
4 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO 9000
1 5 (22.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) WSUS
2 3 (13.64%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) CA
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint