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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 245 238 280
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +42
Permanent jobs citing DSL 8 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.042% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £50,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £34,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-19.42% +15.83%
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
1558 1508 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.45% 21.27% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1234 1501
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

DSL Salary Histogram 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 23 September 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
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Suffolk - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £19,000 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) ISO 9000
2 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 4 (44.44%) DWDM
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) GCC
5 1 (11.11%) GDB

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DWDM
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (11.11%) GCC
2 1 (11.11%) GDB
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Document Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Author
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Author
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9000
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft