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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 702 790 703
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -87
Permanent jobs citing DSL 165 103 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.53% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 141
Average salary £41,000 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.20% +23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
18905 19281 20757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.26% 17.31% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 15316 16887
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +37 56 £41,000 -8.88% 9
South East +26 51 £50,000 +66.66% 2
East of England - 27 £42,500 -
North West +18 12 £50,000 +7.52% 8
South West - 11 £19,500 -
West Midlands -16 5 £47,500 +58.33%
North East -10 3 £50,000 +150.00%
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 144 (50.17%) Cisco
2 114 (39.72%) Cisco Certification
3 108 (37.63%) MPLS
4 106 (36.93%) Firewall
5 99 (34.49%) CCNP
6 97 (33.80%) LAN
7 96 (33.45%) Telecoms
8 93 (32.40%) WAN
9 78 (27.18%) Wireless
10 71 (24.74%) Juniper
11 62 (21.60%) Windows
12 61 (21.25%) SNMP
12 61 (21.25%) Wi-Fi
13 60 (20.91%) CheckPoint
14 56 (19.51%) Degree
15 54 (18.82%) Line Management
15 54 (18.82%) Ethernet
16 51 (17.77%) MS Exchange
16 51 (17.77%) BGP
16 51 (17.77%) Security Cleared
16 51 (17.77%) Windows Server 2008
17 50 (17.42%) DWDM
17 50 (17.42%) TCP/IP
18 49 (17.07%) Microsoft
19 48 (16.72%) DNS
20 44 (15.33%) OSPF
21 43 (14.98%) SC Cleared
22 42 (14.63%) IPsec
23 40 (13.94%) HP
24 39 (13.59%) PPP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 51 (17.77%) MS Exchange
2 27 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (9.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (8.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.70%) Lync
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
Applications
1 35 (12.20%) MS Office
2 11 (3.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.05%) Office 365
3 2 (0.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 108 (37.63%) MPLS
2 106 (36.93%) Firewall
3 97 (33.80%) LAN
4 93 (32.40%) WAN
5 78 (27.18%) Wireless
6 61 (21.25%) SNMP
6 61 (21.25%) Wi-Fi
7 54 (18.82%) Ethernet
8 51 (17.77%) BGP
9 50 (17.42%) DWDM
9 50 (17.42%) TCP/IP
10 48 (16.72%) DNS
11 44 (15.33%) OSPF
12 42 (14.63%) IPsec
13 39 (13.59%) PPP
14 36 (12.54%) Structured Cabling
15 34 (11.85%) VPN
15 34 (11.85%) VoIP
16 33 (11.50%) Broadband
17 32 (11.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.74%) MySQL
2 4 (1.39%) Big Data
2 4 (1.39%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.83%) Maven
3 8 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.79%) JIRA
4 7 (2.44%) Selenium
4 7 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.74%) RSpec
5 5 (1.74%) Gradle
6 4 (1.39%) JUnit
6 4 (1.39%) Subversion
6 4 (1.39%) NeoLoad
6 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.39%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.39%) WebLOAD
6 4 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.35%) Hudson
8 1 (0.35%) Capybara
8 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 96 (33.45%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.62%) Billing
3 16 (5.57%) Finance
4 10 (3.48%) Banking
5 8 (2.79%) Advertising
6 7 (2.44%) Retail
7 6 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 97 (33.80%) Network Engineer
2 38 (13.24%) Support Engineer
3 26 (9.06%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (8.71%) Document Manager
5 23 (8.01%) Analyst
6 22 (7.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (5.57%) Delivery Manager
8 13 (4.53%) Network Support
9 12 (4.18%) Service Manager
9 12 (4.18%) Services Delivery Manager
10 11 (3.83%) Junior
10 11 (3.83%) Graduate
11 10 (3.48%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.48%) Technical Support
12 9 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 8 (2.79%) NOC Engineer
13 8 (2.79%) Technical Support Engineer
13 8 (2.79%) Technical Engineer
14 7 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 7 (2.44%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.74%) Gherkin
1 5 (1.74%) JMS
1 5 (1.74%) Middleware
2 4 (1.39%) .NET
2 4 (1.39%) Akka
2 4 (1.39%) Play Framework
2 4 (1.39%) Velocity
2 4 (1.39%) XMPP
3 2 (0.70%) Web Services
3 2 (0.70%) Java EE
4 1 (0.35%) Java SE
4 1 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.35%) GWT
4 1 (0.35%) Django
4 1 (0.35%) RESTful
4 1 (0.35%) QuickFIX
4 1 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.35%) REST
4 1 (0.35%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.35%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.54%) Blackberry
2 34 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.27%) e-Health
4 17 (5.92%) PMI
5 6 (2.09%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.09%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.09%) iPad
5 6 (2.09%) Reference Data
5 6 (2.09%) iPhone
5 6 (2.09%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.74%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.39%) User Experience
7 4 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.05%) Statistics
8 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.05%) Clustering
9 2 (0.70%) CMDB
9 2 (0.70%) IPTV
10 1 (0.35%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.60%) Windows
2 51 (17.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (11.50%) Windows 7
3 33 (11.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (6.27%) Windows 8
6 17 (5.92%) UNIX
7 13 (4.53%) Linux
8 9 (3.14%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.82%) Line Management
2 30 (10.45%) Validation
3 28 (9.76%) Service Delivery
4 27 (9.41%) ITIL
5 25 (8.71%) Service Management
6 20 (6.97%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (6.62%) Load Balancing
7 19 (6.62%) Project Management
8 18 (6.27%) Programme Management
8 18 (6.27%) Incident Management
9 16 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (5.23%) Network Management
10 15 (5.23%) Migration
11 14 (4.88%) Capacity Management
12 12 (4.18%) Network Design
12 12 (4.18%) Network Monitoring
13 11 (3.83%) Asset Management
14 10 (3.48%) Configuration Management
14 10 (3.48%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.18%) Java
2 9 (3.14%) Scala
2 9 (3.14%) C
3 6 (2.09%) Groovy
4 5 (1.74%) C++
5 3 (1.05%) Ruby
6 2 (0.70%) SQL
6 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.35%) Perl
7 1 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 114 (39.72%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (34.49%) CCNP
3 56 (19.51%) Degree
4 51 (17.77%) Security Cleared
5 43 (14.98%) SC Cleared
6 35 (12.20%) CCSA
7 24 (8.36%) JNCIS
7 24 (8.36%) CCNA
8 20 (6.97%) CCIE
9 19 (6.62%) HP APS
10 18 (6.27%) CCSP
11 17 (5.92%) PMI Certification
12 15 (5.23%) CCDP
13 14 (4.88%) CCSE
14 13 (4.53%) JNCIA
15 12 (4.18%) CCIP
16 11 (3.83%) PMP
17 10 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
18 6 (2.09%) MCSE
19 5 (1.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.24%) ISO 9001
2 31 (10.80%) ISO 9000
3 21 (7.32%) SLA
4 11 (3.83%) QA
5 9 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (10.80%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.09%) NLBS
5 6 (2.09%) Xen
6 5 (1.74%) XenApp
7 4 (1.39%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.39%) vCloud
8 2 (0.70%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (12.54%) OpenView
2 34 (11.85%) Cisco Prime
3 18 (6.27%) CA Spectrum
4 16 (5.57%) WSUS
5 15 (5.23%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (2.09%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.74%) Puppet
7 5 (1.74%) Ansible
7 5 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.39%) SCCM
9 3 (1.05%) Cacti
10 2 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.35%) SCOM
11 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 144 (50.17%) Cisco
2 71 (24.74%) Juniper
3 60 (20.91%) CheckPoint
4 49 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 40 (13.94%) HP
6 32 (11.15%) VMware
7 21 (7.32%) Nokia
8 19 (6.62%) 3Com
8 19 (6.62%) Citrix
9 18 (6.27%) Remedy
9 18 (6.27%) CA
10 12 (4.18%) F5
11 9 (3.14%) Symantec
12 7 (2.44%) Sage
13 6 (2.09%) Acronis
13 6 (2.09%) Huawei
14 5 (1.74%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 4 (1.39%) Ericsson
15 4 (1.39%) SolarWinds
16 3 (1.05%) Fortinet
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Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
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London
Newton Blue
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
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Prescot, Merseyside
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Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
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Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
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London
Skye Group
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