The first table below looks at the demand for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 786 698 723
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +25
Permanent jobs citing DSL 102 159 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.77% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78 138 133
Average salary £43,250 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.10% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19112 20708 20910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.23% 20.00% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15192 16824 17588
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
DSL
UK

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

DSL
Salary Trend in England

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

DSL Salary Trend in England

DSL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

DSL Salary Histogram in England

DSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -51 47 £45,000 +26.76% 2
South East -28 31 £32,500 -0.76%
North West -2 7 £46,500 +82.35%
West Midlands +15 6 £33,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire -38 6 £17,000 -69.09% 1
North East - 3 £20,000 -
East Midlands -10 1 - - 1
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 105 (67.74%) Cisco
2 92 (59.35%) Firewall
3 81 (52.26%) MPLS
4 73 (47.10%) VPN
5 70 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (43.87%) WAN
7 60 (38.71%) LAN
8 55 (35.48%) BGP
9 53 (34.19%) CCNP
10 52 (33.55%) Juniper
10 52 (33.55%) OSPF
10 52 (33.55%) Ethernet
11 42 (27.10%) CheckPoint
12 41 (26.45%) DNS
13 36 (23.23%) Windows
13 36 (23.23%) Internet
13 36 (23.23%) Telecoms
14 35 (22.58%) IPsec
15 33 (21.29%) TCP/IP
15 33 (21.29%) DHCP
16 29 (18.71%) CCNA
16 29 (18.71%) Network Management
16 29 (18.71%) F5
17 28 (18.06%) PPP
17 28 (18.06%) ISDN
17 28 (18.06%) Linux
17 28 (18.06%) Load Balancing
18 26 (16.77%) Wireless
18 26 (16.77%) Microsoft
19 25 (16.13%) Blue Coat

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 21 (13.55%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.94%) Apache
8 2 (1.29%) Lync
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Office 365
2 2 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (59.35%) Firewall
2 81 (52.26%) MPLS
3 73 (47.10%) VPN
4 68 (43.87%) WAN
5 60 (38.71%) LAN
6 55 (35.48%) BGP
7 52 (33.55%) OSPF
7 52 (33.55%) Ethernet
8 41 (26.45%) DNS
9 36 (23.23%) Internet
10 35 (22.58%) IPsec
11 33 (21.29%) TCP/IP
11 33 (21.29%) DHCP
12 28 (18.06%) PPP
12 28 (18.06%) ISDN
13 26 (16.77%) Wireless
14 24 (15.48%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (14.19%) VoIP
16 18 (11.61%) X.21
16 18 (11.61%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.65%) MSI
1 1 (0.65%) InstallShield
General
1 36 (23.23%) Telecoms
2 23 (14.84%) Finance
3 12 (7.74%) Retail
4 10 (6.45%) Marketing
5 8 (5.16%) Billing
6 6 (3.87%) Legal
7 3 (1.94%) Advertising
8 2 (1.29%) Games
8 2 (1.29%) German Language
9 1 (0.65%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.65%) Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (36.13%) Network Engineer
2 14 (9.03%) NOC Engineer
2 14 (9.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (8.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 13 (8.39%) Security Engineer
4 12 (7.74%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (7.74%) Support Engineer
4 12 (7.74%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) Release Manager
5 9 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (4.52%) Network Support
6 7 (4.52%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (3.87%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 6 (3.87%) Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Administrator
7 6 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (3.87%) Team Leader
7 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.87%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) CGI
1 4 (2.58%) HTML
2 3 (1.94%) Spring
2 3 (1.94%) XML
3 2 (1.29%) HTML5
3 2 (1.29%) Apache Camel
3 2 (1.29%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.65%) Velocity
4 1 (0.65%) Swing
4 1 (0.65%) J2SE
4 1 (0.65%) XSLT
4 1 (0.65%) J2EE
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
4 1 (0.65%) JDBC
4 1 (0.65%) JSP
4 1 (0.65%) Servlets
4 1 (0.65%) EDI
4 1 (0.65%) JavaFX
4 1 (0.65%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.39%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.16%) PMI
4 7 (4.52%) CMDB
5 5 (3.23%) Statistics
5 5 (3.23%) IPTV
5 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.58%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.58%) SecurID
7 2 (1.29%) Open Source
7 2 (1.29%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.23%) Windows
2 28 (18.06%) Linux
3 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (10.97%) UNIX
5 10 (6.45%) Solaris
6 6 (3.87%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.58%) Android
7 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.94%) Debian
8 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.65%) SUSE
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.71%) Network Management
2 28 (18.06%) Load Balancing
3 20 (12.90%) ITIL
4 19 (12.26%) Project Management
5 13 (8.39%) Service Delivery
6 12 (7.74%) Service Management
7 11 (7.10%) ITSM
7 11 (7.10%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.16%) Time Management
9 8 (5.16%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.16%) Change Management
9 8 (5.16%) Migration
9 8 (5.16%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.52%) Security Testing
10 7 (4.52%) Network Architecture
10 7 (4.52%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (3.87%) Security Architecture
11 6 (3.87%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.81%) Perl
2 8 (5.16%) SQL
3 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.58%) Java
3 4 (2.58%) Python
4 2 (1.29%) PHP
4 2 (1.29%) ABAP
4 2 (1.29%) Erlang
5 1 (0.65%) VBScript
5 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (34.19%) CCNP
3 29 (18.71%) CCNA
4 22 (14.19%) CCIE
5 17 (10.97%) CCIP
5 17 (10.97%) Degree
6 13 (8.39%) Security Cleared
7 12 (7.74%) CCSP
8 8 (5.16%) PMI Certification
9 7 (4.52%) JNCIA
9 7 (4.52%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.58%) HP APS
10 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.94%) MCITP
11 3 (1.94%) CCSE
12 2 (1.29%) MCP
12 2 (1.29%) HND
12 2 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.29%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.39%) SLA
2 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (14.84%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.23%) NLBS
3 5 (3.23%) vSphere
4 4 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.58%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.58%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.94%) Xen
5 3 (1.94%) MetaFrame
5 3 (1.94%) XenApp
6 2 (1.29%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.65%) Squid
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.65%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (9.68%) Netcool
2 14 (9.03%) Backup Exec
3 13 (8.39%) OpenView
4 8 (5.16%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (3.23%) WSUS
6 4 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.29%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.65%) Nagios
8 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 105 (67.74%) Cisco
2 52 (33.55%) Juniper
3 42 (27.10%) CheckPoint
4 29 (18.71%) F5
5 26 (16.77%) Microsoft
6 25 (16.13%) Blue Coat
7 22 (14.19%) VMware
8 14 (9.03%) Symantec
8 14 (9.03%) SolarWinds
9 13 (8.39%) HP
10 12 (7.74%) Nokia
11 11 (7.10%) Fujitsu
11 11 (7.10%) Citrix
12 10 (6.45%) Avaya
13 9 (5.81%) Nortel
13 9 (5.81%) McAfee
13 9 (5.81%) TippingPoint
14 6 (3.87%) Riverbed
14 6 (3.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 4 (2.58%) Proofpoint
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Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + On call, Overtime
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Excellent + package
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
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