The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 816 816 815
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 36 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.038% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 41
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +17.14%
xDSL
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
17827 16760 20796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.13% 17.33% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14563 13230 17360
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 £27,000 £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

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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
South East -23 23 £50,000 - 2
London +14 9 £67,500 +84.93% 2
West Midlands -8 2 £37,500 +8.69% 1
East of England - 2 £63,500 -
North East - 1 £50,000 -
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 53 (74.65%) MPLS
2 49 (69.01%) Firewall
3 48 (67.61%) Cisco
4 45 (63.38%) VPN
5 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (59.15%) Ethernet
7 40 (56.34%) BGP
8 39 (54.93%) CCNP
9 38 (53.52%) OSPF
10 37 (52.11%) WAN
11 31 (43.66%) VoIP
11 31 (43.66%) LAN
11 31 (43.66%) Telecoms
12 29 (40.85%) Juniper
13 28 (39.44%) EIGRP
14 27 (38.03%) PPP
15 24 (33.80%) ATM
16 23 (32.39%) CCNA
17 22 (30.99%) IPsec
17 22 (30.99%) TCP/IP
18 19 (26.76%) Degree
19 18 (25.35%) Network Design
19 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
20 16 (22.54%) Unified Communications
21 15 (21.13%) MS Office
21 15 (21.13%) UNIX
21 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
22 14 (19.72%) HP
22 14 (19.72%) Frame Relay
22 14 (19.72%) DWDM

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (9.86%) Lync
2 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Office
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) IaaS
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (74.65%) MPLS
2 49 (69.01%) Firewall
3 45 (63.38%) VPN
4 42 (59.15%) Ethernet
5 40 (56.34%) BGP
6 38 (53.52%) OSPF
7 37 (52.11%) WAN
8 31 (43.66%) VoIP
8 31 (43.66%) LAN
9 28 (39.44%) EIGRP
10 27 (38.03%) PPP
11 24 (33.80%) ATM
12 22 (30.99%) TCP/IP
12 22 (30.99%) IPsec
13 16 (22.54%) Unified Communications
14 14 (19.72%) Frame Relay
14 14 (19.72%) DWDM
15 13 (18.31%) Broadband
15 13 (18.31%) SDH
16 12 (16.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (43.66%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Marketing
3 6 (8.45%) Electronics
3 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Consultant
2 10 (14.08%) Architect
2 10 (14.08%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Network Architect
2 10 (14.08%) Network Design Architect
3 8 (11.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 8 (11.27%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (11.27%) Sales Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Sales Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Administrator
5 6 (8.45%) Network Administrator
5 6 (8.45%) Network Support
6 5 (7.04%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) DTV
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) iPhone
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) New Media
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.41%) SecurID
4 1 (1.41%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) UNIX
2 12 (16.90%) Linux
3 11 (15.49%) Solaris
4 10 (14.08%) Windows
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.41%) Android
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Network Design
2 13 (18.31%) Network Management
3 11 (15.49%) Load Balancing
4 9 (12.68%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
5 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (8.45%) ITIL
5 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.63%) Change Management
7 4 (5.63%) Migration
8 3 (4.23%) Project Management
8 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.82%) Service Management
9 2 (2.82%) Information Security
9 2 (2.82%) Stress Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Python
2 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (54.93%) CCNP
3 23 (32.39%) CCNA
4 19 (26.76%) Degree
5 12 (16.90%) CCIE
6 11 (15.49%) Sun Certification
6 11 (15.49%) SCSA
7 5 (7.04%) CCSP
7 5 (7.04%) CCIP
8 4 (5.63%) JNCIP
9 3 (4.23%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.82%) CCDP
11 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.41%) MBA
11 1 (1.41%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.23%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (67.61%) Cisco
2 29 (40.85%) Juniper
3 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
4 14 (19.72%) HP
4 14 (19.72%) Huawei
5 12 (16.90%) Veritas
6 11 (15.49%) Sun
6 11 (15.49%) Oracle
7 10 (14.08%) Riverbed
8 7 (9.86%) F5
8 7 (9.86%) Ipanema Technologies
8 7 (9.86%) VMware
9 6 (8.45%) SAP
10 4 (5.63%) Citrix
10 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.82%) BT
11 2 (2.82%) Avaya
12 1 (1.41%) Dell
12 1 (1.41%) 3Com
12 1 (1.41%) TOWER Software
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