The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 779 794 734
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -60
Permanent jobs citing DSL 101 105 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.54% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 81 76 108
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
DSL
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17293 19460 18800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14333 15620 15184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
London +26 47 £35,000 - 4
South East +7 23 £47,500 +69.64% 3
South West -3 11 £19,500 - 1
East of England +9 10 £30,750 -23.12%
North West +3 7 £50,000 +4.16%
Yorkshire -5 3 £37,500 -
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 115 (44.92%) Cisco
2 104 (40.63%) Firewall
3 90 (35.16%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (32.81%) Telecoms
5 81 (31.64%) MPLS
6 76 (29.69%) Wireless
7 73 (28.52%) LAN
8 67 (26.17%) Windows
9 62 (24.22%) WAN
9 62 (24.22%) CCNP
10 59 (23.05%) TCP/IP
11 56 (21.88%) Juniper
12 53 (20.70%) Microsoft
13 51 (19.92%) MS Exchange
13 51 (19.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 50 (19.53%) DNS
15 47 (18.36%) Degree
16 43 (16.80%) Wi-Fi
16 43 (16.80%) Ethernet
16 43 (16.80%) CheckPoint
16 43 (16.80%) Internet
17 42 (16.41%) Active Directory
18 41 (16.02%) BGP
19 39 (15.23%) MS Office
20 38 (14.84%) SNMP
21 36 (14.06%) OSPF
21 36 (14.06%) DWDM
22 35 (13.67%) ITIL
22 35 (13.67%) VMware
23 34 (13.28%) VoIP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 51 (19.92%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (8.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (7.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (4.69%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.34%) IIS
8 5 (1.95%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.17%) Lync
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (15.23%) MS Office
2 19 (7.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.39%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.34%) Office 365
1 6 (2.34%) IaaS
2 5 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.17%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 104 (40.63%) Firewall
2 81 (31.64%) MPLS
3 76 (29.69%) Wireless
4 73 (28.52%) LAN
5 62 (24.22%) WAN
6 59 (23.05%) TCP/IP
7 50 (19.53%) DNS
8 43 (16.80%) Internet
8 43 (16.80%) Ethernet
8 43 (16.80%) Wi-Fi
9 41 (16.02%) BGP
10 38 (14.84%) SNMP
11 36 (14.06%) OSPF
11 36 (14.06%) DWDM
12 34 (13.28%) VoIP
13 33 (12.89%) VPN
14 32 (12.50%) IPsec
15 27 (10.55%) Broadband
16 23 (8.98%) DHCP
16 23 (8.98%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.95%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.95%) Big Data
3 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.78%) MySQL
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.95%) JIRA
2 5 (1.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.56%) Maven
4 1 (0.39%) MSI
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) RSpec
4 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.39%) Hudson
4 1 (0.39%) Gradle
General
1 84 (32.81%) Telecoms
2 23 (8.98%) Banking
3 22 (8.59%) Billing
4 18 (7.03%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.08%) Finance
6 9 (3.52%) Retail
7 8 (3.13%) Advertising
8 4 (1.56%) Legal
9 2 (0.78%) Games
9 2 (0.78%) Marketing
9 2 (0.78%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (29.30%) Network Engineer
2 43 (16.80%) Support Engineer
3 39 (15.23%) Analyst
4 22 (8.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (6.64%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.25%) Junior
7 15 (5.86%) Network Support
8 14 (5.47%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (5.47%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (5.47%) Applications Support
9 12 (4.69%) Document Manager
10 11 (4.30%) Services Delivery Manager
10 11 (4.30%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.30%) Service Manager
11 10 (3.91%) Report Analyst
11 10 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (3.52%) Graduate
12 9 (3.52%) Network Support Engineer
12 9 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 8 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.95%) Akka
1 5 (1.95%) Play Framework
2 3 (1.17%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.17%) Web Services
3 2 (0.78%) Middleware
3 2 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.78%) Django
3 2 (0.78%) GWT
3 2 (0.78%) QuickFIX
4 1 (0.39%) REST
4 1 (0.39%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.39%) .NET
4 1 (0.39%) SOAP
4 1 (0.39%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.39%) Spring
4 1 (0.39%) Java SE
4 1 (0.39%) XML
4 1 (0.39%) Swing
4 1 (0.39%) JMS
4 1 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.94%) Blackberry
3 24 (9.38%) e-Health
3 24 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 21 (8.20%) PMI
5 17 (6.64%) Reference Data
5 17 (6.64%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.52%) Clustering
8 6 (2.34%) iPhone
8 6 (2.34%) iPad
9 5 (1.95%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.56%) PKI
11 3 (1.17%) EPoS
11 3 (1.17%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.17%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.17%) FlexPod
11 3 (1.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (26.17%) Windows
2 51 (19.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (11.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (10.55%) Linux
5 26 (10.16%) Windows 7
6 25 (9.77%) UNIX
7 22 (8.59%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.91%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.56%) Solaris
9 4 (1.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.67%) ITIL
2 30 (11.72%) Service Delivery
2 30 (11.72%) Line Management
3 24 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.98%) Programme Management
5 22 (8.59%) Project Management
6 19 (7.42%) Load Balancing
7 18 (7.03%) Migration
8 17 (6.64%) Business Analysis
8 17 (6.64%) Data Modelling
8 17 (6.64%) Network Management
8 17 (6.64%) Waterfall
9 16 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (5.47%) Service Management
11 13 (5.08%) Data Governance
12 12 (4.69%) Problem Management
12 12 (4.69%) Validation
12 12 (4.69%) Network Design
13 11 (4.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.30%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.34%) Scala
2 4 (1.56%) C
2 4 (1.56%) Java
3 3 (1.17%) Groovy
4 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.78%) SQL
4 2 (0.78%) Python
5 1 (0.39%) Ruby
5 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.39%) Perl
5 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 90 (35.16%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (24.22%) CCNP
3 47 (18.36%) Degree
4 34 (13.28%) CCNA
5 30 (11.72%) Security Cleared
6 27 (10.55%) CCSA
7 21 (8.20%) PMI Certification
8 15 (5.86%) SC Cleared
8 15 (5.86%) JNCIA
9 13 (5.08%) CCSP
10 12 (4.69%) JNCIS
11 11 (4.30%) PMP
12 10 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (3.91%) CCDP
13 9 (3.52%) HP APS
14 8 (3.13%) CCIP
15 7 (2.73%) CCIE
15 7 (2.73%) MCP
16 3 (1.17%) MCSE
16 3 (1.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.20%) ISO 9001
2 18 (7.03%) SLA
3 13 (5.08%) ISO 9000
4 8 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.78%) QA
5 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (16.41%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.73%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.95%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.95%) vSphere
5 5 (1.95%) vCloud
6 4 (1.56%) XenApp
7 3 (1.17%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.17%) Xen
7 3 (1.17%) NLBS
8 2 (0.78%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.39%) Snort
9 1 (0.39%) Squid
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (9.77%) Cisco Prime
2 24 (9.38%) CA Spectrum
3 17 (6.64%) WSUS
4 14 (5.47%) OpenView
5 7 (2.73%) SCCM
6 6 (2.34%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (2.34%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.17%) SCOM
7 3 (1.17%) Cacti
7 3 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.39%) Puppet
8 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 115 (44.92%) Cisco
2 56 (21.88%) Juniper
3 53 (20.70%) Microsoft
4 43 (16.80%) CheckPoint
5 35 (13.67%) VMware
6 24 (9.38%) CA
7 21 (8.20%) Citrix
8 17 (6.64%) F5
9 14 (5.47%) HP
10 12 (4.69%) Nokia
11 10 (3.91%) Fortinet
12 9 (3.52%) 3Com
13 8 (3.13%) Remedy
14 7 (2.73%) Symantec
14 7 (2.73%) Sage
14 7 (2.73%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 6 (2.34%) Brocade
15 6 (2.34%) Acronis
16 5 (1.95%) Riverbed
16 5 (1.95%) SolarWinds
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