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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 567 571 584
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing DSL 56 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.73% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 56
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,200 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +12.60%
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
7783 7111 8458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.53% 16.12% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6435 5950 7152
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -6 20 £22,000 -37.14% 2
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 68 (68.69%) Cisco
2 48 (48.48%) VPN
3 44 (44.44%) Firewall
4 43 (43.43%) LAN
5 40 (40.40%) WAN
5 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (39.39%) CCNP
7 36 (36.36%) MPLS
8 35 (35.35%) BGP
9 34 (34.34%) Telecoms
10 33 (33.33%) IPsec
11 32 (32.32%) Windows
12 29 (29.29%) Juniper
13 27 (27.27%) Ethernet
13 27 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (26.26%) DNS
15 25 (25.25%) TCP/IP
16 22 (22.22%) OSPF
17 21 (21.21%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (20.20%) L2TP
18 20 (20.20%) PPP
18 20 (20.20%) Cisco PIX
19 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
19 19 (19.19%) Finance
20 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
20 18 (18.18%) CCIP
20 18 (18.18%) MS Office
21 16 (16.16%) MS Exchange
21 16 (16.16%) GSM
21 16 (16.16%) Citrix

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (16.16%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (18.18%) MS Office
2 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.48%) VPN
2 44 (44.44%) Firewall
3 43 (43.43%) LAN
4 40 (40.40%) WAN
5 36 (36.36%) MPLS
6 35 (35.35%) BGP
7 33 (33.33%) IPsec
8 27 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (27.27%) Ethernet
9 26 (26.26%) DNS
10 25 (25.25%) TCP/IP
11 22 (22.22%) OSPF
12 21 (21.21%) Wi-Fi
13 20 (20.20%) Cisco PIX
13 20 (20.20%) L2TP
13 20 (20.20%) PPP
14 16 (16.16%) GSM
14 16 (16.16%) Wireless
15 15 (15.15%) DHCP
16 14 (14.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.11%) MySQL
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Maven
2 4 (4.04%) JUnit
2 4 (4.04%) Selenium
2 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.04%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.03%) NeoLoad
3 3 (3.03%) WebLOAD
3 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.03%) Subversion
3 3 (3.03%) JIRA
4 2 (2.02%) RSpec
4 2 (2.02%) Gradle
General
1 34 (34.34%) Telecoms
2 19 (19.19%) Finance
3 11 (11.11%) Retail
4 7 (7.07%) Marketing
5 5 (5.05%) Electronics
6 3 (3.03%) Dutch Language
6 3 (3.03%) German Language
7 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (52.53%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (8.08%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Security Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.06%) Sales Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Technical Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.04%) Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) IP Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Service Desk Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (2.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Core Network Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) .NET
1 3 (3.03%) JMS
1 3 (3.03%) Middleware
1 3 (3.03%) XMPP
1 3 (3.03%) Velocity
2 2 (2.02%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.01%) LAMP
3 1 (1.01%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.09%) Handset
2 9 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.03%) SecurID
5 1 (1.01%) Statistics
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.32%) Windows
2 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.13%) Linux
5 8 (8.08%) UNIX
6 6 (6.06%) Solaris
7 5 (5.05%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.03%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (2.02%) Android
10 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.11%) CRM
2 9 (9.09%) Time Management
3 5 (5.05%) Network Management
3 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (5.05%) Change Management
3 5 (5.05%) Scrum
4 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.04%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.03%) Release Management
5 3 (3.03%) Performance Testing
5 3 (3.03%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.03%) Project Planning
5 3 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (3.03%) Performance Management
5 3 (3.03%) SOA
5 3 (3.03%) BCP
5 3 (3.03%) Benchmarking
5 3 (3.03%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.05%) Java
1 5 (5.05%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) C++
3 2 (2.02%) Groovy
3 2 (2.02%) Scala
3 2 (2.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (39.39%) CCNP
3 18 (18.18%) CCIP
4 11 (11.11%) CCIE
4 11 (11.11%) Degree
4 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.06%) HP APS
6 5 (5.05%) CCSE
6 5 (5.05%) JNCIS
6 5 (5.05%) HND
7 3 (3.03%) CCSP
7 3 (3.03%) CCNA
7 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.02%) MCP
8 2 (2.02%) MCITP
9 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) vSphere
3 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.03%) MetaFrame
4 3 (3.03%) XenApp
5 1 (1.01%) NLBS
5 1 (1.01%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 1 (1.01%) Postfix
5 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) OpenView
2 10 (10.10%) Backup Exec
3 6 (6.06%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (5.05%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (5.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.03%) WSUS
5 3 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.02%) Puppet
6 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 68 (68.69%) Cisco
2 29 (29.29%) Juniper
3 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
4 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 16 (16.16%) Citrix
5 16 (16.16%) F5
6 14 (14.14%) HP
7 11 (11.11%) Fujitsu
8 10 (10.10%) Symantec
9 8 (8.08%) Avaya
10 6 (6.06%) Nokia
10 6 (6.06%) Remedy
10 6 (6.06%) 3Com
11 5 (5.05%) VMware
11 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
12 4 (4.04%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 3 (3.03%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.03%) Proofpoint
14 2 (2.02%) Aerohive Networks
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