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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 751 714 701
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -13
Permanent jobs citing DSL 125 152 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.86% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 82 135 147
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
19221 17728 20919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.44% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15309 14445 17200
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 £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 24 October 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 October 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 +20 69 £39,750 +0.63% 4
South East -49 31 £31,250 +4.16% 4
East of England -6 15 £41,250 -17.50%
West Midlands -18 6 £29,000 -42.00% 3
East Midlands +2 3 £39,000 -22.00%
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 129 (56.58%) Cisco
2 106 (46.49%) VPN
3 93 (40.79%) Firewall
4 85 (37.28%) Telecoms
5 76 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (32.89%) WAN
7 71 (31.14%) MPLS
8 68 (29.82%) LAN
9 66 (28.95%) Microsoft
10 65 (28.51%) IPsec
11 64 (28.07%) CCNP
12 63 (27.63%) TCP/IP
13 62 (27.19%) Windows
14 61 (26.75%) BGP
15 59 (25.88%) DNS
16 58 (25.44%) Ethernet
17 52 (22.81%) Juniper
18 51 (22.37%) OSPF
19 47 (20.61%) VoIP
20 44 (19.30%) Internet
21 43 (18.86%) Citrix
21 43 (18.86%) PPP
21 43 (18.86%) MS Exchange
22 39 (17.11%) MS Office
23 37 (16.23%) DHCP
24 36 (15.79%) Finance
24 36 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
24 36 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
25 34 (14.91%) SNMP
26 32 (14.04%) Wireless

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (18.86%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (6.14%) IIS
4 13 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.88%) Apache
6 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (17.11%) MS Office
2 25 (10.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (46.49%) VPN
2 93 (40.79%) Firewall
3 75 (32.89%) WAN
4 71 (31.14%) MPLS
5 68 (29.82%) LAN
6 65 (28.51%) IPsec
7 63 (27.63%) TCP/IP
8 61 (26.75%) BGP
9 59 (25.88%) DNS
10 58 (25.44%) Ethernet
11 51 (22.37%) OSPF
12 47 (20.61%) VoIP
13 44 (19.30%) Internet
14 43 (18.86%) PPP
15 37 (16.23%) DHCP
16 36 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
16 36 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (14.91%) SNMP
18 32 (14.04%) Wireless
18 32 (14.04%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.72%) MySQL
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Maven
1 6 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 5 (2.19%) SoapUI
2 5 (2.19%) Selenium
2 5 (2.19%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.19%) JUnit
3 4 (1.75%) JIRA
3 4 (1.75%) Subversion
3 4 (1.75%) WebLOAD
3 4 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.75%) NeoLoad
4 3 (1.32%) RSpec
4 3 (1.32%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.88%) Gradle
6 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.44%) MSI
6 1 (0.44%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.44%) Behat
6 1 (0.44%) GCC
6 1 (0.44%) GDB
General
1 85 (37.28%) Telecoms
2 36 (15.79%) Finance
3 16 (7.02%) Retail
4 6 (2.63%) Dutch Language
5 5 (2.19%) German Language
5 5 (2.19%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.19%) Marketing
6 4 (1.75%) Electronics
7 3 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (1.32%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 85 (37.28%) Network Engineer
2 35 (15.35%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.40%) Systems Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) NOC Engineer
5 22 (9.65%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (8.33%) Analyst
7 16 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 13 (5.70%) Systems Support
8 13 (5.70%) Systems Analyst
8 13 (5.70%) Systems Support Engineer
8 13 (5.70%) Systems Support Analyst
8 13 (5.70%) Document Manager
9 7 (3.07%) Telecoms Engineer
9 7 (3.07%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.07%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.63%) Server Engineer
11 5 (2.19%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.19%) Author
11 5 (2.19%) Technical Author
12 4 (1.75%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.58%) LAMP
2 6 (2.63%) Velocity
3 4 (1.75%) XMPP
3 4 (1.75%) .NET
3 4 (1.75%) JMS
3 4 (1.75%) Middleware
4 3 (1.32%) Gherkin
5 2 (0.88%) J2SE
5 2 (0.88%) JAX-WS
5 2 (0.88%) JavaFX
5 2 (0.88%) J2EE
5 2 (0.88%) CSS
5 2 (0.88%) JDBC
5 2 (0.88%) JSP
5 2 (0.88%) Servlets
5 2 (0.88%) Web Services
5 2 (0.88%) XML
6 1 (0.44%) Swing
6 1 (0.44%) COM
6 1 (0.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.58%) Blackberry
3 12 (5.26%) Handset
3 12 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.51%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.19%) SecurID
7 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.88%) Social Media
8 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.88%) Statistics
8 2 (0.88%) Replication
8 2 (0.88%) CMDB
8 2 (0.88%) iPhone
9 1 (0.44%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 62 (27.19%) Windows
2 30 (13.16%) Linux
3 26 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (8.33%) UNIX
5 17 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.07%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.32%) Solaris
9 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (10.09%) CRM
2 22 (9.65%) Line Management
3 19 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 18 (7.89%) Network Management
5 17 (7.46%) Time Management
6 14 (6.14%) ITIL
7 13 (5.70%) Validation
8 11 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (4.82%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (4.39%) Migration
10 8 (3.51%) Server Monitoring
11 7 (3.07%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.07%) Change Management
11 7 (3.07%) Business Continuity
11 7 (3.07%) Software Engineering
12 6 (2.63%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.70%) PHP
1 13 (5.70%) Bash Shell
2 9 (3.95%) Java
3 7 (3.07%) SQL
4 6 (2.63%) Perl
5 5 (2.19%) C++
6 2 (0.88%) C
6 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.88%) Scala
6 2 (0.88%) Python
6 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.88%) Groovy
7 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.44%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (28.07%) CCNP
3 31 (13.60%) Degree
4 29 (12.72%) Security Cleared
5 28 (12.28%) SC Cleared
6 25 (10.96%) CCIP
7 21 (9.21%) CCIE
8 13 (5.70%) CCNA
8 13 (5.70%) CCSE
9 9 (3.95%) JNCIS
10 8 (3.51%) CCSP
11 6 (2.63%) HP APS
12 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.75%) HND
14 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.32%) MCITP
15 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.88%) JNCIA
15 2 (0.88%) MCSE
16 1 (0.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.14%) ISO 9000
1 14 (6.14%) ISO 9001
2 12 (5.26%) SLA
3 10 (4.39%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.58%) Postfix
4 11 (4.82%) XenApp
5 10 (4.39%) vSphere
6 8 (3.51%) MetaFrame
7 4 (1.75%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.88%) vCloud
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.44%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (8.33%) OpenView
2 14 (6.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (5.70%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.95%) Netcool
6 6 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (2.19%) Nagios
7 5 (2.19%) Cacti
7 5 (2.19%) SmokePing
8 4 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.32%) WSUS
10 2 (0.88%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.88%) Puppet
10 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.88%) Ansible
11 1 (0.44%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.44%) SCOM
11 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 129 (56.58%) Cisco
2 66 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 52 (22.81%) Juniper
4 43 (18.86%) Citrix
5 31 (13.60%) VMware
6 27 (11.84%) CheckPoint
7 26 (11.40%) HP
8 18 (7.89%) Symantec
9 13 (5.70%) Fujitsu
9 13 (5.70%) Polycom
9 13 (5.70%) F5
10 9 (3.95%) SolarWinds
10 9 (3.95%) NetApp
11 8 (3.51%) Nokia
11 8 (3.51%) Huawei
11 8 (3.51%) BT
12 6 (2.63%) 3Com
12 6 (2.63%) Blue Coat
12 6 (2.63%) Remedy
12 6 (2.63%) Dell
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