The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 547 581 562
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -19
Permanent jobs citing DSL 65 55 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 0.75% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 52
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,700 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £82,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +50.94%
DSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7417 7367 9378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.23% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6280 6039 7960
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

DSL
Salary Trend in London

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

DSL Salary Trend in London

DSL
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DSL Salary Histogram in London

DSL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
City of London +38 17 £32,500 -60.60% 2
Greenwich - 15 £47,500 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 91 (68.94%) Cisco
2 75 (56.82%) LAN
2 75 (56.82%) Firewall
3 69 (52.27%) WAN
4 61 (46.21%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (43.94%) CCNP
6 53 (40.15%) VPN
7 50 (37.88%) Juniper
8 47 (35.61%) Wi-Fi
9 40 (30.30%) MPLS
10 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
10 39 (29.55%) CheckPoint
10 39 (29.55%) Wireless
11 38 (28.79%) HP
12 37 (28.03%) Windows
13 35 (26.52%) SNMP
13 35 (26.52%) DNS
14 34 (25.76%) Cisco ASA
15 33 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 32 (24.24%) BGP
16 32 (24.24%) IPsec
16 32 (24.24%) Structured Cabling
16 32 (24.24%) SC Cleared
16 32 (24.24%) Security Cleared
16 32 (24.24%) OpenView
17 31 (23.48%) CCIE
17 31 (23.48%) MS Office
18 30 (22.73%) Ethernet
19 27 (20.45%) IP Telephony
20 26 (19.70%) Telecoms

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.52%) Apache
6 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (23.48%) MS Office
2 15 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (56.82%) LAN
1 75 (56.82%) Firewall
2 69 (52.27%) WAN
3 53 (40.15%) VPN
4 47 (35.61%) Wi-Fi
5 40 (30.30%) MPLS
6 39 (29.55%) Wireless
6 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
7 35 (26.52%) SNMP
7 35 (26.52%) DNS
8 34 (25.76%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (24.24%) Structured Cabling
9 32 (24.24%) IPsec
9 32 (24.24%) BGP
10 30 (22.73%) Ethernet
11 27 (20.45%) IP Telephony
12 25 (18.94%) Wireless Security
13 22 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
13 22 (16.67%) OSPF
13 22 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Maven
2 8 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.30%) SoapUI
3 7 (5.30%) JUnit
3 7 (5.30%) Selenium
3 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.55%) RSpec
4 6 (4.55%) WebLOAD
4 6 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.55%) Subversion
4 6 (4.55%) JIRA
4 6 (4.55%) NeoLoad
5 5 (3.79%) Gradle
6 1 (0.76%) Behat
General
1 26 (19.70%) Telecoms
1 26 (19.70%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Retail
3 6 (4.55%) Dutch Language
4 5 (3.79%) German Language
4 5 (3.79%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.27%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (56.06%) Network Engineer
2 31 (23.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 5 (3.79%) QA Engineer
5 5 (3.79%) Analyst
5 5 (3.79%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (3.03%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (3.03%) Support Engineer
6 4 (3.03%) Administrator
7 3 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.27%) Desktop Support
7 3 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (2.27%) Network Administrator
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (1.52%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (1.52%) Desktop Team Leader
8 2 (1.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (1.52%) Core Network Engineer
8 2 (1.52%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.55%) .NET
1 6 (4.55%) JMS
1 6 (4.55%) Middleware
1 6 (4.55%) XMPP
1 6 (4.55%) Velocity
1 6 (4.55%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.52%) Java EE
2 2 (1.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Blackberry
2 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 12 (9.09%) Handset
4 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.79%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.03%) SecurID
6 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.52%) Social Media
7 2 (1.52%) Replication
7 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.52%) iPhone
8 1 (0.76%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.03%) Windows
2 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 13 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 8 (6.06%) UNIX
8 7 (5.30%) Linux
9 3 (2.27%) Solaris
10 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.52%) Android
11 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.61%) Network Management
2 13 (9.85%) Migration
3 12 (9.09%) CRM
3 12 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (9.09%) Time Management
4 11 (8.33%) Scrum
5 9 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 6 (4.55%) TDD
6 6 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 6 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.55%) Release Management
6 6 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 6 (4.55%) SOA
6 6 (4.55%) Benchmarking
6 6 (4.55%) BDD
6 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.79%) Functional Programming
7 5 (3.79%) Line Management
7 5 (3.79%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.33%) Java
2 6 (4.55%) C++
3 5 (3.79%) Scala
3 5 (3.79%) SQL
3 5 (3.79%) Groovy
4 2 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (46.21%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (43.94%) CCNP
3 32 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 32 (24.24%) Security Cleared
4 31 (23.48%) CCIE
5 25 (18.94%) CCSE
6 17 (12.88%) CCIP
7 8 (6.06%) Degree
8 7 (5.30%) HP APS
9 6 (4.55%) CCNA
10 4 (3.03%) CCSP
11 2 (1.52%) MCSE
11 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.76%) CCSA
12 1 (0.76%) MCSA
12 1 (0.76%) MCP
12 1 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
2 6 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.79%) XenApp
4 4 (3.03%) MetaFrame
5 2 (1.52%) Postfix
6 1 (0.76%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Firmware
6 1 (0.76%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 32 (24.24%) OpenView
2 25 (18.94%) CiscoWorks
3 11 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (5.30%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (3.79%) WSUS
6 5 (3.79%) Ansible
6 5 (3.79%) Puppet
6 5 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (3.03%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.76%) WMI
8 1 (0.76%) SCOM
8 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 91 (68.94%) Cisco
2 50 (37.88%) Juniper
3 39 (29.55%) CheckPoint
4 38 (28.79%) HP
5 33 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (15.15%) Citrix
7 15 (11.36%) VMware
8 12 (9.09%) F5
8 12 (9.09%) Symantec
9 11 (8.33%) SolarWinds
10 10 (7.58%) Fujitsu
11 9 (6.82%) Nokia
12 8 (6.06%) NetApp
13 7 (5.30%) Remedy
13 7 (5.30%) 3Com
14 6 (4.55%) Fortinet
14 6 (4.55%) Avaya
15 5 (3.79%) Blue Coat
16 4 (3.03%) Proofpoint
17 2 (1.52%) Aerohive Networks
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