The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 154 143 134
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing DSL 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.040% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £31,500 £19,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.78% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
DSL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
505 564 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.97% 22.80% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 347 452 349
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,700 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DSL across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DSL
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DSL across the Hertfordshire region.

DSL Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DSL
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Watford +4 3 £31,500 +65.78%
DSL
East of England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (62.50%) MPLS
2 10 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 10 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (62.50%) WSUS
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
5 6 (37.50%) CCSA
5 6 (37.50%) e-Health
5 6 (37.50%) JNCIA
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (37.50%) Service Management
5 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing DSL 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 DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 10 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) MPLS
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (37.50%) Wireless
4 6 (37.50%) SNMP
5 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 6 (37.50%) e-Health
3 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
3 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) BCP
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Facility Management
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (37.50%) CCSA
1 6 (37.50%) JNCIA
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Xen
2 3 (18.75%) NLBS
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) WSUS
2 6 (37.50%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) Juniper
4 6 (37.50%) CA
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) VMware