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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank - 100 89
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.26% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.32% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -24.61%
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
204 228 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.80% 19.69% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 192 204 245
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) IMAP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) PDA
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) IMAP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) PDA
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya