The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 93 102 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 1.73% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -21.87%
ADSL
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 231 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.04% 20.16% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 212 216 162
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ADSL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

ADSL Salary Trend in Kent

ADSL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Stansted - 7 £22,500 -
ADSL
South East

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 12 (85.71%) Wireless
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) VLAN
5 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) PDA
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Backup Exec
5 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
5 8 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (57.14%) Apple
5 8 (57.14%) DMZ
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) Symantec
5 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
5 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) MS Office
5 8 (57.14%) MAPI
5 8 (57.14%) SMTP
5 8 (57.14%) DHCP
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Vista
5 8 (57.14%) IMAP

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 8 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Wireless
2 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) VPN
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 8 (57.14%) IMAP
4 8 (57.14%) DMZ
4 8 (57.14%) SMTP
4 8 (57.14%) DHCP
5 6 (42.86%) LAN
5 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Broadband
7 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 2 (14.29%) VoIP
8 2 (14.29%) OSPF
8 2 (14.29%) BGP
9 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
9 1 (7.14%) Internet
9 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Support Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Systems Support
2 8 (57.14%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 8 (57.14%) PDA
1 8 (57.14%) iPhone
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Vista
2 8 (57.14%) Android
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Apple
3 8 (57.14%) Symantec
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Draytek
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
5 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.14%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya