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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
DSL
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
198 236 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.08% 20.40% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 185 211 219
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,875 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DSL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

DSL Salary Trend in Kent

DSL
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory