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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 835 864 825
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -39
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 33 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.033% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 35
Average salary £51,250 £35,625 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.85% +27.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £25,625 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £30,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+68.03% +12.96%
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
18919 19206 20809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.28% 17.35% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 15264 16907
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 £26,500 £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%

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 April 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 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
South East +23 26 £52,500 +90.90%
London +16 4 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 48 (69.57%) MPLS
2 45 (65.22%) Firewall
3 42 (60.87%) Ethernet
4 41 (59.42%) Telecoms
5 37 (53.62%) CCNP
5 37 (53.62%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (52.17%) Cisco
7 35 (50.72%) VPN
7 35 (50.72%) BGP
8 31 (44.93%) OSPF
9 28 (40.58%) IPsec
10 27 (39.13%) PPP
11 26 (37.68%) LAN
11 26 (37.68%) EIGRP
12 24 (34.78%) Juniper
13 20 (28.99%) WAN
14 19 (27.54%) DSLAM
15 18 (26.09%) Network Design
15 18 (26.09%) Unified Communications
16 17 (24.64%) Degree
16 17 (24.64%) SSL
17 15 (21.74%) CCNA
18 14 (20.29%) L2TP
18 14 (20.29%) IPv4
18 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
18 14 (20.29%) VoIP
18 14 (20.29%) ATM
18 14 (20.29%) Broadband
18 14 (20.29%) SQL
18 14 (20.29%) UNIX

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (13.04%) Lync
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.94%) MS Office
3 10 (14.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (69.57%) MPLS
2 45 (65.22%) Firewall
3 42 (60.87%) Ethernet
4 35 (50.72%) BGP
4 35 (50.72%) VPN
5 31 (44.93%) OSPF
6 28 (40.58%) IPsec
7 27 (39.13%) PPP
8 26 (37.68%) LAN
8 26 (37.68%) EIGRP
9 20 (28.99%) WAN
10 19 (27.54%) DSLAM
11 18 (26.09%) Unified Communications
12 17 (24.64%) SSL
13 14 (20.29%) IPv4
13 14 (20.29%) VoIP
13 14 (20.29%) ATM
13 14 (20.29%) Broadband
13 14 (20.29%) L2TP
14 11 (15.94%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (59.42%) Telecoms
2 14 (20.29%) Marketing
3 11 (15.94%) Finance
4 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
4 8 (11.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (27.54%) Consultant
1 19 (27.54%) Network Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Senior Consultant
3 12 (17.39%) Product Manager
4 9 (13.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 9 (13.04%) Sales Consultant
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Sales Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.70%) Network Team Leader
7 5 (7.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Network Support
7 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) DTV
3 5 (7.25%) User Experience
4 3 (4.35%) CCTV
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) New Media
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) UNIX
2 11 (15.94%) Linux
3 10 (14.49%) Solaris
4 3 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Network Design
2 12 (17.39%) Load Balancing
2 12 (17.39%) Product Management
3 11 (15.94%) Network Management
3 11 (15.94%) Service Management
4 10 (14.49%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (11.59%) ITIL
5 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.59%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
6 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.25%) Change Management
8 4 (5.80%) Stress Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.35%) Information Security
10 2 (2.90%) Migration
10 2 (2.90%) B2B
10 2 (2.90%) Project Management
10 2 (2.90%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) Python
2 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (53.62%) CCNP
1 37 (53.62%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (24.64%) Degree
3 15 (21.74%) CCNA
4 10 (14.49%) Sun Certification
4 10 (14.49%) SCSA
5 5 (7.25%) JNCIP
5 5 (7.25%) CCIE
6 3 (4.35%) CCSP
6 3 (4.35%) CCIP
6 3 (4.35%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.45%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) CCDP
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Cisco
2 24 (34.78%) Juniper
3 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.84%) Huawei
5 11 (15.94%) HP
6 10 (14.49%) VMware
6 10 (14.49%) Veritas
6 10 (14.49%) Sun
6 10 (14.49%) Oracle
6 10 (14.49%) Riverbed
7 9 (13.04%) Ipanema Technologies
8 8 (11.59%) F5
8 8 (11.59%) SAP
9 6 (8.70%) BT
10 5 (7.25%) Ericsson
10 5 (7.25%) Nokia
10 5 (7.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 1 (1.45%) Acronis
11 1 (1.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.45%) CA
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