The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - - 55
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +3.07%
DSL
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 110 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.87% 21.40% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 104 65
Average salary £28,000 £29,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% -21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,700 £18,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,625 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DSL
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

DSL Salary Trend in Lancashire