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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 563 563 592
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Permanent jobs citing DSL 68 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 0.74% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 48
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -13.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +11.66%
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
7691 7073 8699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.73% 15.97% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6347 5956 7364
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +18 24 £22,000 -37.14% 2
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 72 (68.57%) Cisco
2 53 (50.48%) VPN
3 46 (43.81%) LAN
3 46 (43.81%) Firewall
4 42 (40.00%) WAN
4 42 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (39.05%) CCNP
6 35 (33.33%) IPsec
6 35 (33.33%) MPLS
6 35 (33.33%) BGP
7 34 (32.38%) Telecoms
8 33 (31.43%) Windows
9 31 (29.52%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (28.57%) Juniper
10 30 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 29 (27.62%) DNS
12 27 (25.71%) Ethernet
13 23 (21.90%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (21.90%) Cisco PIX
14 22 (20.95%) L2TP
14 22 (20.95%) OSPF
14 22 (20.95%) PPP
15 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
15 20 (19.05%) CCIP
16 19 (18.10%) MS Office
16 19 (18.10%) Finance
17 18 (17.14%) CheckPoint
17 18 (17.14%) GSM
17 18 (17.14%) MS Exchange
17 18 (17.14%) Active Directory

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 18 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.90%) Apache
7 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Office
2 12 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (50.48%) VPN
2 46 (43.81%) LAN
2 46 (43.81%) Firewall
3 42 (40.00%) WAN
4 35 (33.33%) MPLS
4 35 (33.33%) BGP
4 35 (33.33%) IPsec
5 31 (29.52%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 29 (27.62%) DNS
8 27 (25.71%) Ethernet
9 23 (21.90%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (21.90%) Cisco PIX
10 22 (20.95%) PPP
10 22 (20.95%) OSPF
10 22 (20.95%) L2TP
11 18 (17.14%) GSM
12 17 (16.19%) DHCP
12 17 (16.19%) Wireless
13 15 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) MySQL
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Maven
1 5 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.81%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.81%) JUnit
2 4 (3.81%) Selenium
2 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.86%) RSpec
3 3 (2.86%) WebLOAD
3 3 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.86%) Subversion
3 3 (2.86%) JIRA
3 3 (2.86%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.90%) Gradle
5 1 (0.95%) Behat
General
1 34 (32.38%) Telecoms
2 19 (18.10%) Finance
3 11 (10.48%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Marketing
5 5 (4.76%) Electronics
6 4 (3.81%) Dutch Language
6 4 (3.81%) German Language
7 3 (2.86%) Advertising
8 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (5.71%) Team Leader
4 6 (5.71%) Sales Manager
4 6 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.76%) Technical Manager
5 5 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 4 (3.81%) Desktop Support
6 4 (3.81%) Analyst
7 3 (2.86%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (2.86%) IP Engineer
8 2 (1.90%) Test Analyst
8 2 (1.90%) Server Engineer
8 2 (1.90%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (1.90%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (1.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (1.90%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) .NET
1 3 (2.86%) JMS
1 3 (2.86%) Middleware
1 3 (2.86%) XMPP
1 3 (2.86%) Velocity
1 3 (2.86%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.90%) LAMP
3 1 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Blackberry
2 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 10 (9.52%) Handset
4 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.81%) SecurID
6 4 (3.81%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.95%) Statistics
8 1 (0.95%) iPhone
8 1 (0.95%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.95%) Social Media
8 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.43%) Windows
2 17 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (15.24%) Linux
3 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.62%) UNIX
5 7 (6.67%) Solaris
6 5 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.86%) Android
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.43%) CRM
2 10 (9.52%) Time Management
3 6 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (5.71%) Network Management
3 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (4.76%) Scrum
4 5 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (3.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.81%) Change Management
5 4 (3.81%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.86%) Benchmarking
6 3 (2.86%) SOA
6 3 (2.86%) TDD
6 3 (2.86%) Software Engineering
6 3 (2.86%) Project Planning
6 3 (2.86%) Release Management
6 3 (2.86%) Performance Testing
6 3 (2.86%) BDD
7 2 (1.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.76%) Java
1 5 (4.76%) SQL
2 3 (2.86%) C++
3 2 (1.90%) Scala
3 2 (1.90%) Groovy
3 2 (1.90%) Perl
4 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (39.05%) CCNP
3 20 (19.05%) CCIP
4 13 (12.38%) Degree
5 11 (10.48%) SC Cleared
5 11 (10.48%) Security Cleared
5 11 (10.48%) CCIE
6 7 (6.67%) HP APS
7 5 (4.76%) JNCIS
7 5 (4.76%) HND
8 4 (3.81%) CCSP
8 4 (3.81%) CCSE
9 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.90%) CCNA
10 2 (1.90%) MCP
10 2 (1.90%) MCITP
11 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) vSphere
3 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.81%) MetaFrame
4 4 (3.81%) XenApp
5 2 (1.90%) Postfix
6 1 (0.95%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) OpenView
2 10 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 7 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.81%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (2.86%) WSUS
6 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.90%) Ansible
7 2 (1.90%) Puppet
7 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.95%) SCOM
8 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 72 (68.57%) Cisco
2 30 (28.57%) Juniper
3 20 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 18 (17.14%) Citrix
4 18 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 15 (14.29%) F5
6 14 (13.33%) HP
7 11 (10.48%) Fujitsu
8 10 (9.52%) Symantec
9 9 (8.57%) Avaya
10 8 (7.62%) Nokia
11 7 (6.67%) Remedy
11 7 (6.67%) 3Com
12 6 (5.71%) VMware
13 5 (4.76%) Blue Coat
13 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
14 4 (3.81%) Proofpoint
15 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
15 3 (2.86%) Fortinet
15 3 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 21 hours ago
North London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Open Table
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago