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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank 838 823 847
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 32 55 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.054% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.31% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 21
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,170 £31,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
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
18958 17918 21741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.50% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15375 14189 18214
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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 18 December 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 December 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 +12 23 £43,750 -12.50% 1
London +2 2 £50,000 +5.26%
West Midlands -4 2 £27,850 -11.58%
South West -14 2 - -
East of England - 2 £63,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 46 (74.19%) VPN
2 44 (70.97%) MPLS
3 40 (64.52%) Firewall
4 39 (62.90%) Cisco
5 36 (58.06%) WAN
6 34 (54.84%) VoIP
7 32 (51.61%) Ethernet
8 31 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (45.16%) OSPF
9 28 (45.16%) BGP
10 26 (41.94%) TCP/IP
10 26 (41.94%) CCNP
10 26 (41.94%) ATM
10 26 (41.94%) LAN
11 25 (40.32%) Telecoms
12 23 (37.10%) CCNA
13 22 (35.48%) PPP
14 21 (33.87%) Juniper
14 21 (33.87%) EIGRP
15 20 (32.26%) Network Design
16 18 (29.03%) DWDM
16 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
17 17 (27.42%) SDH
17 17 (27.42%) Frame Relay
18 15 (24.19%) ISDN
18 15 (24.19%) MS Office
18 15 (24.19%) HP
19 14 (22.58%) SLA
19 14 (22.58%) CCIE
19 14 (22.58%) MS Excel

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Office
2 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
3 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (74.19%) VPN
2 44 (70.97%) MPLS
3 40 (64.52%) Firewall
4 36 (58.06%) WAN
5 34 (54.84%) VoIP
6 32 (51.61%) Ethernet
7 28 (45.16%) OSPF
7 28 (45.16%) BGP
8 26 (41.94%) TCP/IP
8 26 (41.94%) ATM
8 26 (41.94%) LAN
9 22 (35.48%) PPP
10 21 (33.87%) EIGRP
11 18 (29.03%) DWDM
12 17 (27.42%) Frame Relay
12 17 (27.42%) SDH
13 15 (24.19%) ISDN
14 14 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (20.97%) Internet
16 12 (19.35%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (40.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Architect
2 12 (19.35%) Network Architect
2 12 (19.35%) Network Design Architect
3 10 (16.13%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Network Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) IT Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Network Support
5 6 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.06%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Design Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Network Technical Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) SecurID
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.61%) iPhone
3 1 (1.61%) iPad
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.61%) IVR
3 1 (1.61%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) UNIX
2 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) Solaris
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Network Design
2 10 (16.13%) Load Balancing
3 8 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.29%) Network Management
5 5 (8.06%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Computer Architecture
7 2 (3.23%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.23%) ITIL
7 2 (3.23%) Project Management
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.61%) CRM
8 1 (1.61%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (1.61%) WFM
8 1 (1.61%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.61%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) Python
2 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (41.94%) CCNP
3 23 (37.10%) CCNA
4 14 (22.58%) CCIE
5 13 (20.97%) Degree
6 10 (16.13%) Sun Certification
6 10 (16.13%) SCSA
7 4 (6.45%) CCSP
7 4 (6.45%) CCIP
8 2 (3.23%) CCDP
8 2 (3.23%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.61%) MBA
9 1 (1.61%) CCENT
9 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
1 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.45%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.23%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (62.90%) Cisco
2 21 (33.87%) Juniper
3 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 15 (24.19%) HP
5 14 (22.58%) Huawei
6 12 (19.35%) Veritas
7 10 (16.13%) Oracle
7 10 (16.13%) Sun
8 7 (11.29%) Citrix
8 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.06%) VMware
9 5 (8.06%) F5
10 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.84%) Avaya
11 2 (3.23%) Dell
11 2 (3.23%) Lotus
11 2 (3.23%) Symantec
11 2 (3.23%) Websense
11 2 (3.23%) BT
11 2 (3.23%) 3Com
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