The first table below looks at the demand for xDSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank 867 814 861
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +47
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 35 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.040% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 25
Average salary £35,625 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,075 £27,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £27,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -35.29%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19370 20855 21221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.14% 20.04% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15386 16913 17844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing xDSL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

xDSL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing xDSL across the England region.

xDSL Salary Trend in England

xDSL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing xDSL across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

xDSL Salary Histogram in England

xDSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing xDSL within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East 0 18 £28,000 -13.84% 1
London -54 13 £50,000 -9.09%
South West -19 2 £39,500 -5.38%
North West - 2 - - 2
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 69 (90.79%) Ethernet
2 61 (80.26%) MPLS
3 54 (71.05%) Firewall
4 53 (69.74%) Cisco
5 49 (64.47%) Telecoms
6 35 (46.05%) WAN
7 32 (42.11%) VoIP
8 31 (40.79%) VPN
9 30 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (35.53%) LAN
11 24 (31.58%) PPP
11 24 (31.58%) CCNA
12 23 (30.26%) CCNP
13 22 (28.95%) HP
13 22 (28.95%) SDH
13 22 (28.95%) DWDM
14 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
14 21 (27.63%) VPLS
15 20 (26.32%) ITIL
15 20 (26.32%) ATM
15 20 (26.32%) IPsec
16 19 (25.00%) Frame Relay
16 19 (25.00%) OSPF
17 18 (23.68%) Wireless
18 17 (22.37%) UNIX
18 17 (22.37%) Degree
18 17 (22.37%) Load Balancing
19 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
19 16 (21.05%) BGP
20 15 (19.74%) Active Directory

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 69 (90.79%) Ethernet
2 61 (80.26%) MPLS
3 54 (71.05%) Firewall
4 35 (46.05%) WAN
5 32 (42.11%) VoIP
6 31 (40.79%) VPN
7 27 (35.53%) LAN
8 24 (31.58%) PPP
9 22 (28.95%) SDH
9 22 (28.95%) DWDM
10 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
10 21 (27.63%) VPLS
11 20 (26.32%) ATM
11 20 (26.32%) IPsec
12 19 (25.00%) Frame Relay
12 19 (25.00%) OSPF
13 18 (23.68%) Wireless
14 16 (21.05%) BGP
15 15 (19.74%) DNS
16 13 (17.11%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.32%) WinDbg
General
1 49 (64.47%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 6 (7.89%) Electronics
4 4 (5.26%) French Language
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Analyst
1 15 (19.74%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) Consultant
3 13 (17.11%) Network Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Network Support
5 9 (11.84%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Technical Support Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Technical Support
5 9 (11.84%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Solutions Consultant
6 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Team Leader
6 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Network Support Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) OSS Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) REST
1 4 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.89%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.89%) Physics
2 6 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.63%) SCADA
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) UNIX
2 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Solaris
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) ITIL
2 17 (22.37%) Load Balancing
3 12 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
3 12 (15.79%) SIEM
3 12 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (10.53%) Change Management
5 7 (9.21%) Network Management
6 6 (7.89%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (7.89%) Network Architecture
7 4 (5.26%) Revenue Management
7 4 (5.26%) eTOM
7 4 (5.26%) CRM
7 4 (5.26%) Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) Product Management
9 2 (2.63%) Stress Testing
9 2 (2.63%) Business Development
9 2 (2.63%) Information Security
9 2 (2.63%) Network Design
9 2 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.26%) Python
2 4 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (31.58%) CCNA
3 23 (30.26%) CCNP
4 17 (22.37%) Degree
5 8 (10.53%) CCIE
5 8 (10.53%) SCSA
6 6 (7.89%) Sun Certification
7 3 (3.95%) MBA
8 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.63%) CCSP
8 2 (2.63%) CCIP
8 2 (2.63%) CISSP
8 2 (2.63%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.63%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.63%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.53%) vSphere
3 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (69.74%) Cisco
2 22 (28.95%) HP
3 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.11%) Juniper
5 12 (15.79%) Sun
5 12 (15.79%) Oracle
5 12 (15.79%) Huawei
6 9 (11.84%) VMware
7 7 (9.21%) Citrix
7 7 (9.21%) Veritas
7 7 (9.21%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.21%) Foundry
7 7 (9.21%) Meru Networks
7 7 (9.21%) Fortinet
8 5 (6.58%) Dell
9 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.26%) F5
9 4 (5.26%) Sophos
10 2 (2.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.32%) Brocade
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £27k per year + £4K Shift Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TalkTalk
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago