The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 858 843 875
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing DSL 43 99 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.096% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 39 86 64
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.31%
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
15549 18011 19873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.12% 17.42% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13050 14753 15945
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

DSL Salary Histogram in England

DSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 19 £52,500 +16.66% 3
South East +25 9 £52,500 +10.52% 2
North West +24 8 £30,000 -40.00% 2
South West +6 3 £42,500 +117.94% 1
Yorkshire +27 2 £32,500 -24.85%
North East +5 1 £26,000 -48.00%
West Midlands -19 1 - -
DSL
UK

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DSL.

1 83 (62.88%) Cisco
2 76 (57.58%) VPN
3 72 (54.55%) MPLS
4 68 (51.52%) Firewall
5 64 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
6 63 (47.73%) WAN
7 49 (37.12%) Ethernet
8 47 (35.61%) CCNA
8 47 (35.61%) Juniper
8 47 (35.61%) Wireless
9 44 (33.33%) LAN
10 43 (32.58%) TCP/IP
11 39 (29.55%) DNS
11 39 (29.55%) CCNP
11 39 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (28.79%) 3G
13 37 (28.03%) VoIP
14 36 (27.27%) Windows
14 36 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
15 32 (24.24%) CheckPoint
16 30 (22.73%) OSPF
16 30 (22.73%) BGP
16 30 (22.73%) ISDN
17 28 (21.21%) Palo Alto
18 27 (20.45%) SLA
18 27 (20.45%) GPRS
19 26 (19.70%) ADSL
19 26 (19.70%) Active Directory
19 26 (19.70%) IPsec
19 26 (19.70%) Cisco PIX

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (4.55%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.03%) Confluence
6 4 (3.03%) IIS
7 2 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.76%) Apache
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (12.12%) MS Office
2 9 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 76 (57.58%) VPN
2 72 (54.55%) MPLS
3 68 (51.52%) Firewall
4 63 (47.73%) WAN
5 49 (37.12%) Ethernet
6 47 (35.61%) Wireless
7 44 (33.33%) LAN
8 43 (32.58%) TCP/IP
9 39 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (29.55%) DNS
10 38 (28.79%) 3G
11 37 (28.03%) VoIP
12 36 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (22.73%) BGP
13 30 (22.73%) ISDN
13 30 (22.73%) OSPF
14 27 (20.45%) GPRS
15 26 (19.70%) ADSL
15 26 (19.70%) Cisco PIX
15 26 (19.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.76%) Big Data
2 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.76%) HBase
2 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.03%) Gatling
2 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.03%) JIRA
2 4 (3.03%) Selenium
2 4 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (12.88%) Games
2 12 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.55%) Billing
4 4 (3.03%) Finance
4 4 (3.03%) Law
5 3 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 28 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (20.45%) Support Engineer
4 22 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (9.85%) Field Engineer
6 11 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Network Manager
7 10 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Switch Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) IT Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) IT Support
9 8 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Field Support Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (5.30%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (5.30%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.12%) 802.1X
2 9 (6.82%) HTML
3 7 (5.30%) CSS
4 4 (3.03%) Node.js
5 2 (1.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.52%) Electron Framework
5 2 (1.52%) LESS
5 2 (1.52%) React
5 2 (1.52%) Sass
6 1 (0.76%) Akka
6 1 (0.76%) HTML5
6 1 (0.76%) J2EE
6 1 (0.76%) jQuery
6 1 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.76%) RESTful
6 1 (0.76%) Spring
6 1 (0.76%) Web Services
6 1 (0.76%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 19 (14.39%) Management Information System
3 18 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.58%) PKI
5 6 (4.55%) PMI
6 4 (3.03%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.03%) iPad
6 4 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.03%) Replication
6 4 (3.03%) STB
7 3 (2.27%) CMDB
7 3 (2.27%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.52%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.52%) Clustering
8 2 (1.52%) Fintech
8 2 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.52%) iPhone
8 2 (1.52%) User Experience
9 1 (0.76%) Cryptocurrency
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.27%) Windows
2 19 (14.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (10.61%) Windows Server
5 13 (9.85%) Linux
6 12 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.30%) Unix
8 6 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) AIX
10 1 (0.76%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) BlackBerry OS
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.67%) ITIL
2 17 (12.88%) Network Management
3 14 (10.61%) Network Architecture
4 13 (9.85%) Change Control
5 12 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 11 (8.33%) Network Design
6 11 (8.33%) Operations Management
6 11 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
7 10 (7.58%) Information Management
7 10 (7.58%) ITSM
8 9 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.06%) Problem Management
10 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.30%) Change Management
10 7 (5.30%) Incident Management
10 7 (5.30%) Web Filtering
11 6 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.06%) C
2 5 (3.79%) Scala
3 4 (3.03%) Groovy
3 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.03%) SQL
4 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.52%) PHP
5 2 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.76%) Clojure
6 1 (0.76%) Erlang
6 1 (0.76%) Haskell
6 1 (0.76%) HiveQL
6 1 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) OCaml
6 1 (0.76%) R
6 1 (0.76%) Ruby
6 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (35.61%) CCNA
3 39 (29.55%) CCNP
4 23 (17.42%) Degree
4 23 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (14.39%) MCSA
6 14 (10.61%) CCSA
6 14 (10.61%) CCSP
7 8 (6.06%) CCIE
8 7 (5.30%) MCSE
9 6 (4.55%) CISSP
9 6 (4.55%) PhD
9 6 (4.55%) PMI Certification
9 6 (4.55%) SSCP
10 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.27%) MCITP
10 3 (2.27%) MCP
10 3 (2.27%) PMP
11 2 (1.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.45%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 26 (19.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 11 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.06%) XenServer
4 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.52%) vSphere
4 2 (1.52%) XenApp
4 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (7.58%) Backup Exec
2 10 (7.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (7.58%) FortiGate
3 8 (6.06%) Nagios
4 6 (4.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 83 (62.88%) Cisco
2 47 (35.61%) Juniper
3 32 (24.24%) CheckPoint
4 28 (21.21%) Palo Alto
5 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 20 (15.15%) Citrix
7 18 (13.64%) IronPort
8 17 (12.88%) Nokia
9 13 (9.85%) VMware
10 12 (9.09%) BT
10 12 (9.09%) F5
10 12 (9.09%) HP
11 11 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
11 11 (8.33%) SolarWinds
12 9 (6.82%) EMC
13 8 (6.06%) Blue Coat
13 8 (6.06%) Veeam
14 7 (5.30%) Sourcefire
15 6 (4.55%) Polycom
16 5 (3.79%) Ericsson
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