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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 790 718 702
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -16
Permanent jobs citing DSL 105 119 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.64% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 76 108 167
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19275 18628 19991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.71% 18.36% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15532 15055 16702
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
London -24 46 £35,000 - 3
South East -26 35 £28,000 -17.03% 3
West Midlands +9 7 £29,000 -18.30%
East of England -11 5 £40,000 +53.84%
North West -1 3 £48,000 +48.83%
Yorkshire -38 3 - - 2
North East -1 1 £19,000 -54.21%
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 124 (59.33%) Cisco
2 89 (42.58%) VPN
3 88 (42.11%) Firewall
4 78 (37.32%) WAN
5 74 (35.41%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (35.41%) Telecoms
6 73 (34.93%) MPLS
7 62 (29.67%) CCNP
8 59 (28.23%) LAN
9 58 (27.75%) Windows
9 58 (27.75%) BGP
10 55 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 53 (25.36%) DNS
12 52 (24.88%) TCP/IP
12 52 (24.88%) Juniper
12 52 (24.88%) Ethernet
13 48 (22.97%) Internet
13 48 (22.97%) IPsec
14 46 (22.01%) OSPF
15 44 (21.05%) VoIP
16 37 (17.70%) PPP
17 36 (17.22%) DHCP
18 35 (16.75%) Finance
19 34 (16.27%) Citrix
19 34 (16.27%) CheckPoint
19 34 (16.27%) MS Exchange
20 31 (14.83%) Wireless
21 30 (14.35%) F5
22 29 (13.88%) Cisco ASA
23 28 (13.40%) Linux

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 34 (16.27%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (6.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (4.31%) IIS
6 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.44%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.48%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (12.44%) MS Office
2 25 (11.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.91%) Office 365
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (42.58%) VPN
2 88 (42.11%) Firewall
3 78 (37.32%) WAN
4 73 (34.93%) MPLS
5 59 (28.23%) LAN
6 58 (27.75%) BGP
7 53 (25.36%) DNS
8 52 (24.88%) TCP/IP
8 52 (24.88%) Ethernet
9 48 (22.97%) Internet
9 48 (22.97%) IPsec
10 46 (22.01%) OSPF
11 44 (21.05%) VoIP
12 37 (17.70%) PPP
13 36 (17.22%) DHCP
14 31 (14.83%) Wireless
15 29 (13.88%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (13.40%) L2TP
17 21 (10.05%) SNMP
18 19 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.57%) MySQL
2 12 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.44%) LabVIEW
1 3 (1.44%) Maven
2 2 (0.96%) JUnit
2 2 (0.96%) Subversion
2 2 (0.96%) MSI
2 2 (0.96%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.96%) Selenium
2 2 (0.96%) WebLOAD
2 2 (0.96%) JIRA
2 2 (0.96%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.96%) NeoLoad
2 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.48%) RSpec
3 1 (0.48%) Gradle
3 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 74 (35.41%) Telecoms
2 35 (16.75%) Finance
3 17 (8.13%) Retail
4 10 (4.78%) Marketing
5 8 (3.83%) Legal
6 7 (3.35%) Billing
7 5 (2.39%) Electronics
8 4 (1.91%) Advertising
9 3 (1.44%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.44%) German Language
9 3 (1.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (34.45%) Network Engineer
2 32 (15.31%) Support Engineer
3 18 (8.61%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (8.13%) NOC Engineer
5 15 (7.18%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (6.70%) Analyst
7 12 (5.74%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.74%) Security Engineer
8 10 (4.78%) Network Security Engineer
9 9 (4.31%) Systems Support
9 9 (4.31%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (4.31%) Systems Support Engineer
9 9 (4.31%) Systems Support Analyst
10 8 (3.83%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) Technical Manager
10 8 (3.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) Senior Security Engineer
10 8 (3.83%) Release Manager
11 7 (3.35%) Telecoms Engineer
11 7 (3.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.78%) LAMP
2 5 (2.39%) Velocity
3 3 (1.44%) JavaFX
3 3 (1.44%) JAX-WS
3 3 (1.44%) J2SE
3 3 (1.44%) J2EE
3 3 (1.44%) XML
3 3 (1.44%) CSS
3 3 (1.44%) JDBC
3 3 (1.44%) JSP
3 3 (1.44%) Servlets
4 2 (0.96%) Web Services
4 2 (0.96%) .NET
4 2 (0.96%) JMS
4 2 (0.96%) Swing
4 2 (0.96%) Middleware
4 2 (0.96%) XMPP
4 2 (0.96%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.48%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.70%) Blackberry
2 12 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.31%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.31%) Handset
4 8 (3.83%) CMDB
5 7 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.35%) PMI
6 5 (2.39%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.39%) SecurID
6 5 (2.39%) IPTV
7 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) Statistics
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 58 (27.75%) Windows
2 28 (13.40%) Linux
3 24 (11.48%) UNIX
4 22 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.31%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.39%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.39%) Solaris
8 3 (1.44%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.44%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (0.96%) Android
9 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (11.48%) ITIL
2 22 (10.53%) Network Management
3 21 (10.05%) CRM
4 20 (9.57%) Time Management
5 18 (8.61%) Load Balancing
6 15 (7.18%) ITSM
7 14 (6.70%) Service Management
7 14 (6.70%) Service Delivery
8 13 (6.22%) Project Management
9 12 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 10 (4.78%) BCP
11 10 (4.78%) Migration
11 10 (4.78%) Change Management
11 10 (4.78%) Business Continuity Planning
11 10 (4.78%) Release Management
12 8 (3.83%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.83%) Server Monitoring
13 7 (3.35%) Programme Management
14 6 (2.87%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.78%) Perl
1 10 (4.78%) Bash Shell
2 9 (4.31%) PHP
2 9 (4.31%) SQL
3 7 (3.35%) Java
4 6 (2.87%) Python
4 6 (2.87%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.96%) C++
6 2 (0.96%) VBScript
7 1 (0.48%) Scala
7 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.48%) Groovy
7 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 74 (35.41%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (29.67%) CCNP
3 26 (12.44%) CCIP
4 24 (11.48%) CCNA
5 21 (10.05%) Degree
6 17 (8.13%) CCIE
6 17 (8.13%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.78%) CCSP
7 10 (4.78%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.35%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.87%) HND
10 5 (2.39%) JNCIS
10 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.91%) MCITP
11 4 (1.91%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.91%) HP APS
12 3 (1.44%) CCSE
12 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.96%) MCP
13 2 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.78%) SLA
2 5 (2.39%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.78%) vSphere
3 10 (4.78%) Postfix
4 6 (2.87%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.87%) XenApp
5 5 (2.39%) NLBS
5 5 (2.39%) MetaFrame
6 4 (1.91%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.44%) Xen
8 2 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.96%) vCloud
8 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.48%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (7.18%) Backup Exec
2 12 (5.74%) OpenView
3 8 (3.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (3.83%) Netcool
3 8 (3.83%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (2.39%) SmokePing
4 5 (2.39%) Cacti
4 5 (2.39%) WSUS
4 5 (2.39%) Nagios
5 4 (1.91%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.48%) Ansible
7 1 (0.48%) Puppet
7 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 124 (59.33%) Cisco
2 55 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 52 (24.88%) Juniper
4 34 (16.27%) Citrix
4 34 (16.27%) CheckPoint
5 30 (14.35%) F5
6 26 (12.44%) VMware
7 16 (7.66%) Blue Coat
8 15 (7.18%) HP
8 15 (7.18%) Symantec
9 14 (6.70%) Fujitsu
10 12 (5.74%) Nokia
11 10 (4.78%) SolarWinds
12 9 (4.31%) Polycom
13 7 (3.35%) Avaya
14 6 (2.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 6 (2.87%) Riverbed
15 5 (2.39%) Proofpoint
15 5 (2.39%) BT
15 5 (2.39%) Huawei
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