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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - 102 77
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.97% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +50.94%
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
241 206 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.70% 16.72% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 220 192 166
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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