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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 727 798 725
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -73
Permanent jobs citing DSL 123 48 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.050% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.29% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 111
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,250 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +37.95%
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
17902 16616 20469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.37% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14632 13118 17090
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +36 62 £30,000 -25.00% 7
South East -14 24 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East of England - 20 £45,000 -
West Midlands -7 9 £27,500 -8.33%
South West - 3 £22,500 - 6
North East - 3 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -9 2 £21,500 -49.41%
North West -13 1 £36,000 +18.03% 1
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 148 (60.41%) Cisco
2 106 (43.27%) Cisco Certification
3 102 (41.63%) MPLS
4 100 (40.82%) Firewall
5 94 (38.37%) LAN
6 92 (37.55%) WAN
7 91 (37.14%) CCNP
8 76 (31.02%) Telecoms
9 73 (29.80%) VPN
10 69 (28.16%) Juniper
11 63 (25.71%) Ethernet
12 58 (23.67%) IPsec
13 57 (23.27%) BGP
14 55 (22.45%) Windows
15 53 (21.63%) Wi-Fi
16 52 (21.22%) OSPF
17 51 (20.82%) Microsoft
17 51 (20.82%) SC Cleared
17 51 (20.82%) Security Cleared
18 50 (20.41%) Line Management
19 49 (20.00%) SNMP
19 49 (20.00%) CheckPoint
20 48 (19.59%) Wireless
21 47 (19.18%) HP
21 47 (19.18%) Degree
22 46 (18.78%) TCP/IP
23 42 (17.14%) MS Exchange
24 39 (15.92%) DNS
24 39 (15.92%) OpenView
24 39 (15.92%) Structured Cabling

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.04%) IIS
8 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.41%) Apache
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (13.88%) MS Office
2 11 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (41.63%) MPLS
2 100 (40.82%) Firewall
3 94 (38.37%) LAN
4 92 (37.55%) WAN
5 73 (29.80%) VPN
6 63 (25.71%) Ethernet
7 58 (23.67%) IPsec
8 57 (23.27%) BGP
9 53 (21.63%) Wi-Fi
10 52 (21.22%) OSPF
11 49 (20.00%) SNMP
12 48 (19.59%) Wireless
13 46 (18.78%) TCP/IP
14 39 (15.92%) DNS
14 39 (15.92%) Structured Cabling
15 36 (14.69%) PPP
15 36 (14.69%) VoIP
16 33 (13.47%) DWDM
17 32 (13.06%) Cisco ASA
18 31 (12.65%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.49%) MySQL
2 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (1.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Maven
2 9 (3.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (3.27%) Selenium
4 7 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.86%) JUnit
5 6 (2.45%) Subversion
5 6 (2.45%) RSpec
5 6 (2.45%) WebLOAD
5 6 (2.45%) JIRA
5 6 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.45%) NeoLoad
6 5 (2.04%) Gradle
7 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.41%) Behat
7 1 (0.41%) GCC
7 1 (0.41%) GDB
7 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
General
1 76 (31.02%) Telecoms
2 27 (11.02%) Finance
3 13 (5.31%) Retail
4 5 (2.04%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.22%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.82%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 94 (38.37%) Network Engineer
2 31 (12.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 29 (11.84%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.20%) Document Manager
5 20 (8.16%) NOC Engineer
6 15 (6.12%) Analyst
7 12 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (2.86%) Author
9 7 (2.86%) Technical Author
10 6 (2.45%) QA Engineer
11 5 (2.04%) Implementation Engineer
11 5 (2.04%) Administrator
11 5 (2.04%) Field Engineer
11 5 (2.04%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.04%) Technical Support
11 5 (2.04%) Technical Support Engineer
11 5 (2.04%) Team Leader
11 5 (2.04%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.45%) XMPP
1 6 (2.45%) .NET
1 6 (2.45%) JMS
1 6 (2.45%) Middleware
1 6 (2.45%) Gherkin
1 6 (2.45%) Velocity
2 5 (2.04%) LAMP
3 2 (0.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.20%) Blackberry
2 17 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.63%) Statistics
4 4 (1.63%) SecurID
4 4 (1.63%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.22%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.22%) Handset
6 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.82%) Social Media
6 2 (0.82%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.82%) iPhone
6 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.41%) User Experience
7 1 (0.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.45%) Windows
2 38 (15.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (11.02%) Windows 7
4 23 (9.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (5.71%) Linux
6 12 (4.90%) Windows 8
6 12 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.04%) UNIX
8 4 (1.63%) Solaris
9 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.82%) Android
10 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (20.41%) Line Management
2 30 (12.24%) Validation
3 18 (7.35%) Network Management
4 17 (6.94%) Incident Management
5 16 (6.53%) Migration
6 14 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 13 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (4.90%) Service Management
8 12 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (4.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (4.49%) ITIL
9 11 (4.49%) Scrum
9 11 (4.49%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.27%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.86%) Time Management
13 7 (2.86%) BDD
13 7 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.90%) Java
2 7 (2.86%) C++
3 5 (2.04%) Groovy
3 5 (2.04%) Scala
4 4 (1.63%) C
4 4 (1.63%) PHP
4 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.41%) SQL
5 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 106 (43.27%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (37.14%) CCNP
3 51 (20.82%) SC Cleared
3 51 (20.82%) Security Cleared
4 47 (19.18%) Degree
5 33 (13.47%) CCIE
6 25 (10.20%) CCSE
7 18 (7.35%) JNCIS
7 18 (7.35%) CCNA
8 17 (6.94%) CCIP
9 14 (5.71%) HP APS
10 10 (4.08%) CCSP
10 10 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (3.27%) CCSA
12 7 (2.86%) MCITP
13 6 (2.45%) MCSE
14 5 (2.04%) CCDP
15 3 (1.22%) VCP4
15 3 (1.22%) HNC
15 3 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.06%) ISO 9001
2 31 (12.65%) ISO 9000
3 15 (6.12%) SLA
4 13 (5.31%) QA
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.67%) XenApp
4 5 (2.04%) Postfix
5 3 (1.22%) Xen
5 3 (1.22%) NLBS
5 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.22%) vSphere
5 3 (1.22%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.41%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (15.92%) OpenView
2 25 (10.20%) CiscoWorks
3 14 (5.71%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (4.08%) WSUS
5 9 (3.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.04%) Ansible
7 5 (2.04%) Puppet
8 4 (1.63%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.63%) Netcool
9 2 (0.82%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.82%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.41%) SCOM
10 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.41%) Nagios
10 1 (0.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 148 (60.41%) Cisco
2 69 (28.16%) Juniper
3 51 (20.82%) Microsoft
4 49 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 47 (19.18%) HP
6 28 (11.43%) VMware
7 24 (9.80%) Citrix
8 16 (6.53%) Nokia
9 14 (5.71%) 3Com
9 14 (5.71%) Remedy
10 12 (4.90%) Symantec
11 10 (4.08%) NetApp
11 10 (4.08%) Fujitsu
12 9 (3.67%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.45%) Huawei
13 6 (2.45%) Avaya
13 6 (2.45%) Dell
14 5 (2.04%) Blue Coat
15 4 (1.63%) Proofpoint
15 4 (1.63%) Fortinet
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £44,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Great benefits +
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £270 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Newport, Chepstow, Clevedon, Bridgwater,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago