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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 776 734 728
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -6
Permanent jobs citing DSL 107 125 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.70% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81 116 151
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +11.66%
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
19558 17881 20283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.88% 17.82% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14541 16861
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £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 21 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 21 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 -14 51 £35,000 -2.77% 9
South East -47 32 £28,000 -6.66% 2
West Midlands -2 7 £29,000 -29.26%
East of England -13 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire -60 3 - - 2
North West -20 2 £48,000 +113.33% 1
North East -4 1 £19,000 -54.21%
East Midlands -11 1 - - 1
South West -18 1 - -
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 127 (59.07%) Cisco
2 95 (44.19%) VPN
3 88 (40.93%) Firewall
4 77 (35.81%) WAN
5 76 (35.35%) Telecoms
6 73 (33.95%) Cisco Certification
7 72 (33.49%) MPLS
8 62 (28.84%) BGP
9 61 (28.37%) Windows
10 60 (27.91%) CCNP
11 57 (26.51%) TCP/IP
11 57 (26.51%) Microsoft
12 55 (25.58%) LAN
12 55 (25.58%) DNS
13 54 (25.12%) Juniper
14 53 (24.65%) Ethernet
14 53 (24.65%) IPsec
15 49 (22.79%) Internet
15 49 (22.79%) OSPF
16 44 (20.47%) VoIP
17 41 (19.07%) PPP
18 39 (18.14%) MS Exchange
18 39 (18.14%) Citrix
19 36 (16.74%) DHCP
19 36 (16.74%) Finance
20 32 (14.88%) L2TP
21 31 (14.42%) Wireless
22 29 (13.49%) Cisco ASA
23 28 (13.02%) Linux
23 28 (13.02%) CCIP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 39 (18.14%) MS Exchange
2 23 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (5.12%) IIS
5 10 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (12.09%) MS Office
1 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.86%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (44.19%) VPN
2 88 (40.93%) Firewall
3 77 (35.81%) WAN
4 72 (33.49%) MPLS
5 62 (28.84%) BGP
6 57 (26.51%) TCP/IP
7 55 (25.58%) DNS
7 55 (25.58%) LAN
8 53 (24.65%) Ethernet
8 53 (24.65%) IPsec
9 49 (22.79%) OSPF
9 49 (22.79%) Internet
10 44 (20.47%) VoIP
11 41 (19.07%) PPP
12 36 (16.74%) DHCP
13 32 (14.88%) L2TP
14 31 (14.42%) Wireless
15 29 (13.49%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (11.16%) SNMP
17 21 (9.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.23%) MySQL
2 12 (5.58%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Maven
2 3 (1.40%) LabVIEW
2 3 (1.40%) JUnit
2 3 (1.40%) Selenium
2 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.40%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.93%) Gradle
3 2 (0.93%) NeoLoad
3 2 (0.93%) WebLOAD
3 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.93%) RSpec
3 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.93%) MSI
3 2 (0.93%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.93%) Subversion
3 2 (0.93%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) GCC
4 1 (0.47%) GDB
General
1 76 (35.35%) Telecoms
2 36 (16.74%) Finance
3 19 (8.84%) Retail
4 10 (4.65%) Marketing
5 8 (3.72%) Legal
6 5 (2.33%) Billing
6 5 (2.33%) Electronics
7 4 (1.86%) Advertising
8 3 (1.40%) Back Office
8 3 (1.40%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (33.49%) Network Engineer
2 35 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 21 (9.77%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (8.37%) NOC Engineer
5 17 (7.91%) Analyst
6 16 (7.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (6.51%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.12%) Systems Support
8 11 (5.12%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (5.12%) Systems Support Analyst
8 11 (5.12%) Systems Support Engineer
9 10 (4.65%) Security Engineer
10 8 (3.72%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.72%) Technical Manager
10 8 (3.72%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (3.72%) Release Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Desktop Support
11 7 (3.26%) Sales Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Telecoms Engineer
11 7 (3.26%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.58%) LAMP
2 5 (2.33%) Velocity
3 3 (1.40%) JAX-WS
3 3 (1.40%) JavaFX
3 3 (1.40%) J2SE
3 3 (1.40%) CSS
3 3 (1.40%) JDBC
3 3 (1.40%) JSP
3 3 (1.40%) Servlets
3 3 (1.40%) J2EE
3 3 (1.40%) XML
4 2 (0.93%) Web Services
4 2 (0.93%) JMS
4 2 (0.93%) Middleware
4 2 (0.93%) .NET
4 2 (0.93%) Swing
4 2 (0.93%) XMPP
4 2 (0.93%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.93%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.44%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.19%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.19%) Handset
4 8 (3.72%) CMDB
5 7 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.79%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.33%) SecurID
7 5 (2.33%) IPTV
7 5 (2.33%) PMI
8 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 61 (28.37%) Windows
2 28 (13.02%) Linux
3 25 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (11.16%) UNIX
5 23 (10.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.26%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.33%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.33%) Solaris
9 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.40%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (0.93%) Android
10 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (11.16%) ITIL
2 21 (9.77%) CRM
2 21 (9.77%) Network Management
3 19 (8.84%) Time Management
4 16 (7.44%) Load Balancing
5 14 (6.51%) Service Delivery
6 13 (6.05%) ITSM
7 11 (5.12%) Change Management
7 11 (5.12%) Service Management
8 10 (4.65%) Migration
8 10 (4.65%) Release Management
8 10 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (4.19%) Business Continuity
9 9 (4.19%) Project Management
10 8 (3.72%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.72%) BCP
10 8 (3.72%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (3.72%) Server Monitoring
11 7 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (3.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.58%) Bash Shell
2 11 (5.12%) PHP
3 10 (4.65%) Perl
4 9 (4.19%) Java
4 9 (4.19%) SQL
5 6 (2.79%) Python
5 6 (2.79%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.40%) C++
7 2 (0.93%) C
7 2 (0.93%) VBScript
7 2 (0.93%) Groovy
7 2 (0.93%) Scala
8 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (33.95%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (27.91%) CCNP
3 28 (13.02%) CCIP
4 21 (9.77%) CCNA
5 20 (9.30%) Degree
6 19 (8.84%) Security Cleared
6 19 (8.84%) CCIE
7 12 (5.58%) SC Cleared
8 10 (4.65%) CCSP
9 6 (2.79%) HND
10 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.33%) PMI Certification
10 5 (2.33%) JNCIS
10 5 (2.33%) HP APS
11 4 (1.86%) MCITP
11 4 (1.86%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.86%) CCSE
12 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.93%) MCSE
13 2 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.58%) SLA
2 7 (3.26%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.58%) Postfix
3 10 (4.65%) vSphere
4 7 (3.26%) XenApp
4 7 (3.26%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.79%) MetaFrame
6 4 (1.86%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.93%) Xen
7 2 (0.93%) NLBS
7 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.93%) vCloud
8 1 (0.47%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 16 (7.44%) Backup Exec
2 14 (6.51%) OpenView
3 9 (4.19%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (4.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (3.72%) Netcool
5 5 (2.33%) Nagios
5 5 (2.33%) Cacti
5 5 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.33%) SmokePing
6 3 (1.40%) WSUS
7 2 (0.93%) Ansible
7 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.93%) Puppet
7 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 127 (59.07%) Cisco
2 57 (26.51%) Microsoft
3 54 (25.12%) Juniper
4 39 (18.14%) Citrix
5 28 (13.02%) CheckPoint
5 28 (13.02%) F5
6 25 (11.63%) VMware
7 17 (7.91%) HP
8 16 (7.44%) Symantec
8 16 (7.44%) Fujitsu
9 13 (6.05%) Blue Coat
9 13 (6.05%) Nokia
10 11 (5.12%) Polycom
11 9 (4.19%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.26%) Avaya
13 6 (2.79%) Riverbed
13 6 (2.79%) BT
14 5 (2.33%) 3Com
14 5 (2.33%) Huawei
14 5 (2.33%) Brocade
North West London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k according to experience
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 38000
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + on call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Neston, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago