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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 859 869 795
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -74
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 21 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.028% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 27
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,640 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -18.12%
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
17293 19460 18800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14333 15620 15184
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 - 8 £35,000 -
South East +5 4 £45,000 +23.28% 1
South West -14 3 £33,000 -51.11% 1
West Midlands -15 3 £47,500 +70.55%
East of England +5 2 £33,000 -
London +20 1 £65,000 -
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (67.39%) MPLS
2 25 (54.35%) Firewall
2 25 (54.35%) Ethernet
3 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
4 23 (50.00%) Cisco
5 22 (47.83%) VPN
6 19 (41.30%) LAN
6 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (39.13%) CCNP
7 18 (39.13%) WAN
7 18 (39.13%) IPsec
8 16 (34.78%) SSL
9 15 (32.61%) OSPF
9 15 (32.61%) BGP
10 13 (28.26%) Wireless
10 13 (28.26%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (23.91%) Service Management
11 11 (23.91%) EIGRP
12 10 (21.74%) VoIP
13 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
13 9 (19.57%) Juniper
13 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (17.39%) Degree
14 8 (17.39%) Network Design
14 8 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
14 8 (17.39%) DHCP
14 8 (17.39%) DNS
14 8 (17.39%) PPP
14 8 (17.39%) SNMP

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (67.39%) MPLS
2 25 (54.35%) Firewall
2 25 (54.35%) Ethernet
3 22 (47.83%) VPN
4 19 (41.30%) LAN
5 18 (39.13%) WAN
5 18 (39.13%) IPsec
6 16 (34.78%) SSL
7 15 (32.61%) OSPF
7 15 (32.61%) BGP
8 13 (28.26%) Wireless
9 11 (23.91%) EIGRP
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (21.74%) VoIP
11 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (17.39%) DHCP
12 8 (17.39%) PPP
12 8 (17.39%) SNMP
12 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 8 (17.39%) DNS
General
1 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Consultant
2 12 (26.09%) Network Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Product Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Sales Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Sales Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Sales Executive
9 2 (4.35%) Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.52%) OLE
3 2 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) CCTV
4 3 (6.52%) Life Science
5 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (23.91%) Service Management
3 8 (17.39%) Network Design
3 8 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
4 7 (15.22%) Product Management
4 7 (15.22%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) CRM
8 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.52%) Service Continuity Management
8 3 (6.52%) Security Patching
8 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.35%) Network Management
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.35%) Business Development
9 2 (4.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (39.13%) CCNP
3 8 (17.39%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) CCIP
4 5 (10.87%) CCIE
5 4 (8.70%) CCNA
6 2 (4.35%) CCSP
6 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Nagios
1 3 (6.52%) Cacti
2 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Juniper
3 7 (15.22%) BT
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) Huawei
6 4 (8.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 4 (8.70%) Ericsson
6 4 (8.70%) Nokia
7 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (6.52%) Remedy
7 3 (6.52%) F5
7 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.35%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (2.17%) SAP
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago