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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank 860 790 823
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +33
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 28 54 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.053% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 41
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.06%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19304 18705 19901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.67% 18.38% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15578 15128 16656
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 -14 16 £40,000 +6.66%
London -33 6 £65,000 +8.33%
South West -13 4 £67,500 +68.75% 1
West Midlands +4 3 £27,850 +3.14%
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 56 (87.50%) MPLS
2 52 (81.25%) Ethernet
3 45 (70.31%) Cisco
4 37 (57.81%) Firewall
5 35 (54.69%) VPN
6 33 (51.56%) Telecoms
7 29 (45.31%) OSPF
8 27 (42.19%) BGP
9 26 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (40.63%) VoIP
10 25 (39.06%) WAN
11 23 (35.94%) PPP
11 23 (35.94%) CCNP
12 21 (32.81%) SDH
13 20 (31.25%) CCNA
14 18 (28.13%) Load Balancing
15 16 (25.00%) Unified Communications
16 15 (23.44%) IPsec
17 14 (21.88%) DSL
17 14 (21.88%) LAN
17 14 (21.88%) UNIX
17 14 (21.88%) ATM
18 13 (20.31%) ITIL
18 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
18 13 (20.31%) Change Management
19 11 (17.19%) L2TP
19 11 (17.19%) SNMP
19 11 (17.19%) PSTN
20 10 (15.63%) CCIE
20 10 (15.63%) Juniper

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (4.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 56 (87.50%) MPLS
2 52 (81.25%) Ethernet
3 37 (57.81%) Firewall
4 35 (54.69%) VPN
5 29 (45.31%) OSPF
6 27 (42.19%) BGP
7 26 (40.63%) VoIP
8 25 (39.06%) WAN
9 23 (35.94%) PPP
10 21 (32.81%) SDH
11 16 (25.00%) Unified Communications
12 15 (23.44%) IPsec
13 14 (21.88%) LAN
13 14 (21.88%) ATM
13 14 (21.88%) DSL
14 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
15 11 (17.19%) L2TP
15 11 (17.19%) PSTN
15 11 (17.19%) SNMP
16 10 (15.63%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (51.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Consultant
2 15 (23.44%) Network Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Senior Consultant
3 11 (17.19%) Solutions Consultant
3 11 (17.19%) NOC Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Network Support
6 6 (9.38%) Network Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Support
6 6 (9.38%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Principal Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) OSS Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Principal Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) SOAP
1 3 (4.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) SCADA
3 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) IVR
3 1 (1.56%) SecurID
3 1 (1.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) UNIX
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
4 3 (4.69%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Load Balancing
2 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Change Management
3 6 (9.38%) Network Design
3 6 (9.38%) Network Management
3 6 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (4.69%) Revenue Management
4 3 (4.69%) SIEM
4 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.69%) Migration
4 3 (4.69%) CRM
4 3 (4.69%) Project Management
4 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.69%) eTOM
4 3 (4.69%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (3.13%) Business Development
5 2 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.13%) Stress Testing
5 2 (3.13%) Time Management
5 2 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Python
2 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (35.94%) CCNP
3 20 (31.25%) CCNA
4 10 (15.63%) CCIE
5 6 (9.38%) Degree
6 5 (7.81%) SCSA
7 4 (6.25%) Sun Certification
8 3 (4.69%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.69%) CCSP
8 3 (4.69%) CCIP
9 2 (3.13%) CISSP
9 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.56%) CCENT
10 1 (1.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) Cisco
2 10 (15.63%) Juniper
3 9 (14.06%) HP
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) F5
5 5 (7.81%) Huawei
5 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.81%) Sun
5 5 (7.81%) Citrix
6 4 (6.25%) Veritas
7 2 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (3.13%) Foundry
7 2 (3.13%) VMware
8 1 (1.56%) Aruba
8 1 (1.56%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.56%) Brocade
8 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.56%) Lotus
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