The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 831 839 856
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing DSL 62 102 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.099% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.58% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 75
Median salary £45,000 £33,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £33,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+31.81% +17.85%
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
15548 17613 19337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.08% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13056 14524 15552
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

DSL Salary Histogram in England

DSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 26 £52,500 +16.66% 4
South East +16 15 £52,250 +10.00% 2
South West +18 12 £43,500 +123.07% 1
North West +22 7 £35,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire +20 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DSL.

1 96 (64.86%) Cisco
2 86 (58.11%) VPN
3 83 (56.08%) MPLS
4 79 (53.38%) WAN
5 77 (52.03%) Cisco Certification
5 77 (52.03%) Firewall
6 63 (42.57%) Ethernet
7 56 (37.84%) CCNA
8 55 (37.16%) Juniper
9 53 (35.81%) Wireless
10 52 (35.14%) LAN
11 45 (30.41%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (29.05%) CCNP
12 43 (29.05%) VoIP
12 43 (29.05%) TCP/IP
13 41 (27.70%) Windows
14 39 (26.35%) Cisco Nexus
15 38 (25.68%) DNS
16 37 (25.00%) 3G
17 36 (24.32%) CheckPoint
17 36 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
18 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
19 33 (22.30%) OSPF
19 33 (22.30%) BGP
19 33 (22.30%) ISDN
19 33 (22.30%) Active Directory
20 31 (20.95%) Microsoft
21 30 (20.27%) SSL
21 30 (20.27%) MS Exchange
22 28 (18.92%) Palo Alto

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (8.78%) IIS
5 9 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.73%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.05%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.70%) Confluence
9 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.68%) Apache
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (9.46%) MS Office
2 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.35%) GitHub
2 2 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (58.11%) VPN
2 83 (56.08%) MPLS
3 79 (53.38%) WAN
4 77 (52.03%) Firewall
5 63 (42.57%) Ethernet
6 53 (35.81%) Wireless
7 52 (35.14%) LAN
8 45 (30.41%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (29.05%) TCP/IP
9 43 (29.05%) VoIP
10 39 (26.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (25.68%) DNS
12 37 (25.00%) 3G
13 36 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
14 33 (22.30%) BGP
14 33 (22.30%) ISDN
14 33 (22.30%) OSPF
15 30 (20.27%) SSL
16 26 (17.57%) DHCP
16 26 (17.57%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.68%) HBase
4 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.70%) Gatling
2 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.70%) JIRA
2 4 (2.70%) JSUnit
2 4 (2.70%) Selenium
2 4 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.35%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (12.16%) Games
2 15 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.73%) Billing
3 7 (4.73%) Finance
4 5 (3.38%) Law
5 3 (2.03%) Banking
5 3 (2.03%) Legal
6 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Retail
6 2 (1.35%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 55 (37.16%) Network Engineer
2 27 (18.24%) Support Engineer
3 24 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (12.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (8.78%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Field Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Firewall Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Network Manager
8 9 (6.08%) Consultant
8 9 (6.08%) IT Consultant
8 9 (6.08%) IT Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) IT Support
8 9 (6.08%) Switch Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Technical Support
11 6 (4.05%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.49%) 802.1X
2 12 (8.11%) CSS
2 12 (8.11%) HTML
3 7 (4.73%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.38%) HTML5
4 5 (3.38%) Sass
5 4 (2.70%) CSS3
5 4 (2.70%) Middleware
5 4 (2.70%) Node.js
5 4 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.03%) LESS
6 3 (2.03%) React
7 2 (1.35%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.35%) Electron Framework
8 1 (0.68%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.68%) D3.js
8 1 (0.68%) jQuery
8 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.68%) RESTful
8 1 (0.68%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 17 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.11%) Replication
5 11 (7.43%) PKI
6 9 (6.08%) Clustering
7 6 (4.05%) iPad
7 6 (4.05%) PMI
8 5 (3.38%) STB
9 4 (2.70%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.70%) CMDB
9 4 (2.70%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (2.03%) Blockchain
10 3 (2.03%) Fintech
10 3 (2.03%) HP StoreVirtual
10 3 (2.03%) iPhone
10 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.03%) User Experience
10 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.70%) Windows
2 26 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 22 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.76%) Linux
7 6 (4.05%) Unix
7 6 (4.05%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.05%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.03%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.68%) AIX
10 1 (0.68%) Android
10 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.68%) BlackBerry OS
10 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.86%) ITIL
2 20 (13.51%) Load Balancing
2 20 (13.51%) Network Management
3 17 (11.49%) Service Delivery
4 16 (10.81%) Problem Management
4 16 (10.81%) WAN Optimisation
5 15 (10.14%) Network Architecture
6 14 (9.46%) Change Control
7 12 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (8.11%) Network Design
7 12 (8.11%) Operations Management
8 11 (7.43%) Information Management
8 11 (7.43%) Migration
9 10 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.76%) High Availability
9 10 (6.76%) Server Building
10 9 (6.08%) Integration Testing
10 9 (6.08%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (5.41%) ITSM
11 8 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.08%) C
3 8 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.38%) Scala
5 4 (2.70%) Groovy
5 4 (2.70%) Python
6 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.03%) Ruby
6 3 (2.03%) SQL
7 1 (0.68%) Clojure
7 1 (0.68%) Erlang
7 1 (0.68%) Haskell
7 1 (0.68%) HiveQL
7 1 (0.68%) Java
7 1 (0.68%) OCaml
7 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.68%) R
7 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (52.03%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (37.84%) CCNA
3 43 (29.05%) CCNP
4 34 (22.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (16.89%) Degree
6 22 (14.86%) MCSA
7 16 (10.81%) CCIE
7 16 (10.81%) MCSE
8 15 (10.14%) CCSA
8 15 (10.14%) CCSP
9 10 (6.76%) MCITP
9 10 (6.76%) MCP
10 9 (6.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (4.73%) CISSP
11 7 (4.73%) SSCP
12 6 (4.05%) PhD
12 6 (4.05%) PMI Certification
12 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
13 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.89%) SLA
2 4 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 33 (22.30%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.14%) Terminal Services
4 8 (5.41%) XenServer
5 4 (2.70%) XenApp
5 4 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.03%) vSphere
7 2 (1.35%) Docker
7 2 (1.35%) UAG
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (11.49%) Backup Exec
2 12 (8.11%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (8.11%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (6.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (5.41%) FortiGate
5 6 (4.05%) Nagios
5 6 (4.05%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 96 (64.86%) Cisco
2 55 (37.16%) Juniper
3 36 (24.32%) CheckPoint
4 31 (20.95%) Microsoft
5 28 (18.92%) Palo Alto
6 21 (14.19%) VMware
7 20 (13.51%) HP
8 19 (12.84%) Citrix
9 18 (12.16%) Nokia
10 16 (10.81%) IronPort
10 16 (10.81%) Veeam
11 14 (9.46%) F5
12 12 (8.11%) Barracuda Networks
12 12 (8.11%) Dell
12 12 (8.11%) SolarWinds
13 10 (6.76%) Draytek
13 10 (6.76%) EMC
13 10 (6.76%) ZyXEL
14 9 (6.08%) SonicWALL
14 9 (6.08%) WatchGuard
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