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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 838 859 814
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -45
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 23 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.025% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 29
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £66,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.67% -30.37%
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
17361 19676 18035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 18.15% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14501 15652 14656
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
North West - 10 £35,000 -
South East -19 7 £45,000 +69.81% 2
South West -12 4 £27,750 -33.13%
East of England +4 2 £33,000 +41.93%
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 31 (70.45%) MPLS
2 29 (65.91%) Firewall
3 26 (59.09%) Cisco
4 25 (56.82%) Ethernet
4 25 (56.82%) VPN
5 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (50.00%) IPsec
6 20 (45.45%) SSL
6 20 (45.45%) WAN
7 18 (40.91%) LAN
7 18 (40.91%) CCNP
7 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
7 18 (40.91%) Wireless
8 16 (36.36%) OSPF
8 16 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (34.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (31.82%) BGP
10 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (27.27%) Service Management
11 12 (27.27%) DHCP
11 12 (27.27%) DNS
11 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
12 11 (25.00%) VoIP
12 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
13 10 (22.73%) TACACS
13 10 (22.73%) 802.11
13 10 (22.73%) PPP
13 10 (22.73%) SNMP
13 10 (22.73%) Cisco IOS

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) MPLS
2 29 (65.91%) Firewall
3 25 (56.82%) VPN
3 25 (56.82%) Ethernet
4 22 (50.00%) IPsec
5 20 (45.45%) SSL
5 20 (45.45%) WAN
6 18 (40.91%) LAN
6 18 (40.91%) Wireless
7 16 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (36.36%) OSPF
8 14 (31.82%) BGP
8 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (27.27%) DNS
9 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 12 (27.27%) DHCP
10 11 (25.00%) VoIP
10 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
11 10 (22.73%) 802.11
11 10 (22.73%) PPP
General
1 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Sales Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Product Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Network Support
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.82%) OLE
3 1 (2.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Life Science
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) CCTV
5 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (27.27%) Service Management
3 10 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (20.45%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
6 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.36%) Security Patching
7 5 (11.36%) Service Continuity Management
7 5 (11.36%) Network Design
7 5 (11.36%) Product Management
7 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) B2B
9 2 (4.55%) Business Development
9 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
10 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Perl
1 4 (9.09%) Python
1 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (40.91%) CCNP
3 9 (20.45%) Degree
4 7 (15.91%) CCIP
4 7 (15.91%) CCIE
5 5 (11.36%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) CCSP
6 4 (9.09%) JNCIA
7 2 (4.55%) CCENT
7 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Nagios
1 3 (6.82%) Cacti
2 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Cisco
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) Juniper
5 5 (11.36%) BT
6 4 (9.09%) F5
7 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (6.82%) Remedy
8 2 (4.55%) Ericsson
8 2 (4.55%) Nokia
8 2 (4.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (4.55%) Huawei
9 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.27%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago