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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 535 604 546
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -58
Permanent jobs citing DSL 77 24 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.056% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.35% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 40
Average salary £27,750 £42,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.31% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
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
7413 6764 8400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.62% 15.72% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6197 5463 7034
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +13 16 £47,500 +15.15% 2
Greenwich - 15 - -
Bromley - 1 £22,000 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 95 (66.90%) Cisco
2 78 (54.93%) Firewall
3 77 (54.23%) LAN
4 76 (53.52%) WAN
4 76 (53.52%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (47.18%) CCNP
6 52 (36.62%) Juniper
7 48 (33.80%) Windows
8 47 (33.10%) MPLS
9 46 (32.39%) Wi-Fi
9 46 (32.39%) HP
10 45 (31.69%) Wireless
11 43 (30.28%) CheckPoint
11 43 (30.28%) SNMP
12 41 (28.87%) VPN
12 41 (28.87%) MS Exchange
12 41 (28.87%) OpenView
13 40 (28.17%) SC Cleared
13 40 (28.17%) Security Cleared
13 40 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 40 (28.17%) Structured Cabling
14 32 (22.54%) Ethernet
15 31 (21.83%) TCP/IP
15 31 (21.83%) DNS
16 30 (21.13%) Microsoft
17 27 (19.01%) CCIE
17 27 (19.01%) MS Office
17 27 (19.01%) Blackberry
18 26 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (18.31%) Windows 7

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 41 (28.87%) MS Exchange
2 25 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (11.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.41%) Lync
6 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.70%) IIS
7 1 (0.70%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (19.01%) MS Office
2 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (54.93%) Firewall
2 77 (54.23%) LAN
3 76 (53.52%) WAN
4 47 (33.10%) MPLS
5 46 (32.39%) Wi-Fi
6 45 (31.69%) Wireless
7 43 (30.28%) SNMP
8 41 (28.87%) VPN
9 40 (28.17%) Structured Cabling
10 32 (22.54%) Ethernet
11 31 (21.83%) TCP/IP
11 31 (21.83%) DNS
12 25 (17.61%) BGP
13 23 (16.20%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (15.49%) Wireless Security
14 22 (15.49%) IP Telephony
15 21 (14.79%) IPsec
16 20 (14.08%) PPP
17 18 (12.68%) DHCP
17 18 (12.68%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) MySQL
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Maven
2 8 (5.63%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.93%) Selenium
4 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.52%) RSpec
5 5 (3.52%) WebLOAD
5 5 (3.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.52%) JIRA
5 5 (3.52%) JUnit
5 5 (3.52%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.52%) Subversion
5 5 (3.52%) NeoLoad
6 4 (2.82%) Gradle
7 1 (0.70%) Behat
7 1 (0.70%) Capybara
7 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (11.97%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.04%) Advertising
4 5 (3.52%) Retail
5 4 (2.82%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.11%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.11%) Banking
7 2 (1.41%) German Language
8 1 (0.70%) Marketing
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (19.72%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (11.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (10.56%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.15%) Analyst
6 6 (4.23%) Technical Support
6 6 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (4.23%) QA Engineer
7 5 (3.52%) Desktop Support
8 4 (2.82%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Administrator
8 4 (2.82%) Data Analyst
8 4 (2.82%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Support Analyst
8 4 (2.82%) Team Leader
8 4 (2.82%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (2.82%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (2.11%) Network Administrator
9 3 (2.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) JMS
1 5 (3.52%) Middleware
1 5 (3.52%) .NET
1 5 (3.52%) XMPP
1 5 (3.52%) Velocity
1 5 (3.52%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.41%) Java EE
3 1 (0.70%) Web Services
3 1 (0.70%) LAMP
3 1 (0.70%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.70%) RESTful
3 1 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.01%) Blackberry
2 14 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.63%) iPhone
4 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.23%) iPad
6 4 (2.82%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.82%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.11%) SecurID
7 3 (2.11%) Handset
7 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.41%) User Experience
8 2 (1.41%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.41%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.70%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
9 1 (0.70%) Clustering
9 1 (0.70%) CCTV
9 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.80%) Windows
2 40 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (18.31%) Windows 7
3 26 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (16.20%) Windows 8
5 20 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.63%) Linux
6 8 (5.63%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.11%) Solaris
8 2 (1.41%) Android
8 2 (1.41%) UNIX
9 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.27%) Migration
2 14 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.45%) Network Management
4 10 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (7.04%) CRM
5 9 (6.34%) Scrum
5 9 (6.34%) Software Engineering
6 8 (5.63%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.93%) BDD
7 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (4.23%) SOA
8 6 (4.23%) TDD
8 6 (4.23%) Project Planning
8 6 (4.23%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.52%) Release Management
9 5 (3.52%) Performance Testing
9 5 (3.52%) Regression Testing
9 5 (3.52%) ITIL
9 5 (3.52%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.04%) Java
2 5 (3.52%) C++
3 4 (2.82%) Groovy
3 4 (2.82%) Scala
4 2 (1.41%) Ruby
5 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.70%) C
5 1 (0.70%) Perl
5 1 (0.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (53.52%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (47.18%) CCNP
3 40 (28.17%) SC Cleared
3 40 (28.17%) Security Cleared
4 27 (19.01%) CCIE
5 22 (15.49%) CCSE
6 18 (12.68%) Degree
6 18 (12.68%) HP APS
7 15 (10.56%) CCSA
8 12 (8.45%) CCNA
9 11 (7.75%) CCIP
10 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.82%) MCITP
11 4 (2.82%) CCSP
11 4 (2.82%) MCSE
11 4 (2.82%) VCP4
12 3 (2.11%) MCSA
12 3 (2.11%) MCP
12 3 (2.11%) HNC
12 3 (2.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) QA
2 9 (6.34%) SLA
3 4 (2.82%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.70%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.52%) XenApp
4 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.70%) Postfix
5 1 (0.70%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.70%) Firmware
5 1 (0.70%) vSphere
5 1 (0.70%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 41 (28.87%) OpenView
2 22 (15.49%) CiscoWorks
3 18 (12.68%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (5.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (4.93%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.52%) WSUS
6 5 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (2.82%) Puppet
7 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.82%) Ansible
8 3 (2.11%) SCCM
9 1 (0.70%) SCOM
9 1 (0.70%) Cacti
9 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.70%) WMI
9 1 (0.70%) Nagios
9 1 (0.70%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 95 (66.90%) Cisco
2 52 (36.62%) Juniper
3 46 (32.39%) HP
4 43 (30.28%) CheckPoint
5 30 (21.13%) Microsoft
6 20 (14.08%) Nokia
7 18 (12.68%) Remedy
7 18 (12.68%) 3Com
7 18 (12.68%) VMware
8 16 (11.27%) Symantec
9 11 (7.75%) Citrix
10 9 (6.34%) SolarWinds
11 8 (5.63%) NetApp
12 7 (4.93%) Sage
13 6 (4.23%) Acronis
14 4 (2.82%) Fujitsu
14 4 (2.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 3 (2.11%) Avaya
15 3 (2.11%) Fortinet
15 3 (2.11%) Proofpoint
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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