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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 551 587 565
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -22
Permanent jobs citing DSL 62 26 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.062% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 41
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,250 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +37.95%
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
7146 6724 8593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.22% 15.92% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6040 5443 7277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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
Greenwich - 16 £47,500 -
City of London +14 13 £32,500 -60.60%
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 97 (75.19%) Cisco
2 74 (57.36%) Firewall
3 73 (56.59%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (55.04%) LAN
5 69 (53.49%) WAN
6 67 (51.94%) CCNP
7 52 (40.31%) Juniper
8 48 (37.21%) VPN
9 47 (36.43%) MPLS
10 45 (34.88%) HP
11 44 (34.11%) CheckPoint
11 44 (34.11%) Wi-Fi
11 44 (34.11%) Wireless
12 42 (32.56%) SNMP
13 39 (30.23%) OpenView
13 39 (30.23%) SC Cleared
13 39 (30.23%) Security Cleared
13 39 (30.23%) Structured Cabling
14 35 (27.13%) Windows
15 32 (24.81%) CCIE
16 31 (24.03%) Ethernet
16 31 (24.03%) Cisco ASA
17 30 (23.26%) IPsec
18 29 (22.48%) BGP
19 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
19 26 (20.16%) MS Exchange
19 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (19.38%) Wireless Security
20 25 (19.38%) IP Telephony
20 25 (19.38%) CCSE

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (20.16%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (17.05%) MS Office
2 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (57.36%) Firewall
2 71 (55.04%) LAN
3 69 (53.49%) WAN
4 48 (37.21%) VPN
5 47 (36.43%) MPLS
6 44 (34.11%) Wi-Fi
6 44 (34.11%) Wireless
7 42 (32.56%) SNMP
8 39 (30.23%) Structured Cabling
9 31 (24.03%) Ethernet
9 31 (24.03%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (23.26%) IPsec
11 29 (22.48%) BGP
12 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
13 25 (19.38%) Wireless Security
13 25 (19.38%) IP Telephony
13 25 (19.38%) DNS
14 24 (18.60%) OSPF
15 21 (16.28%) PPP
15 21 (16.28%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) MySQL
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Maven
2 9 (6.98%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.20%) Selenium
4 7 (5.43%) JUnit
4 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.43%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.65%) NeoLoad
5 6 (4.65%) RSpec
5 6 (4.65%) WebLOAD
5 6 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.65%) Subversion
5 6 (4.65%) JIRA
6 5 (3.88%) Gradle
7 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.78%) Behat
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.53%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.33%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.55%) German Language
6 2 (1.55%) Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (56.59%) Network Engineer
2 30 (23.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (6.98%) Support Engineer
4 6 (4.65%) QA Engineer
4 6 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (4.65%) Analyst
5 5 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (3.88%) Team Leader
5 5 (3.88%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (3.10%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (3.10%) Administrator
7 3 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.33%) Desktop Support
7 3 (2.33%) Data Analyst
7 3 (2.33%) Network Administrator
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (1.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (1.55%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (1.55%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) Gherkin
1 6 (4.65%) Velocity
1 6 (4.65%) XMPP
1 6 (4.65%) .NET
1 6 (4.65%) JMS
1 6 (4.65%) Middleware
2 2 (1.55%) Java EE
3 1 (0.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.95%) Blackberry
2 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.10%) SecurID
5 3 (2.33%) Handset
5 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.33%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.55%) Social Media
6 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.55%) iPhone
6 2 (1.55%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.13%) Windows
2 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (15.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (8.53%) Windows 8
5 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.43%) Linux
7 3 (2.33%) Solaris
8 2 (1.55%) Android
8 2 (1.55%) UNIX
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.63%) Migration
2 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.85%) Network Management
3 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (8.53%) Scrum
5 10 (7.75%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.43%) BDD
7 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 6 (4.65%) Project Planning
7 6 (4.65%) Release Management
7 6 (4.65%) Performance Testing
7 6 (4.65%) TDD
7 6 (4.65%) SOA
7 6 (4.65%) Benchmarking
8 5 (3.88%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.88%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.88%) Automated Testing
8 5 (3.88%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.88%) Kanban
8 5 (3.88%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.53%) Java
2 6 (4.65%) C++
3 5 (3.88%) Groovy
3 5 (3.88%) Scala
4 1 (0.78%) SQL
4 1 (0.78%) Ruby
4 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (56.59%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (51.94%) CCNP
3 39 (30.23%) SC Cleared
3 39 (30.23%) Security Cleared
4 32 (24.81%) CCIE
5 25 (19.38%) CCSE
6 14 (10.85%) HP APS
7 13 (10.08%) CCIP
7 13 (10.08%) Degree
8 9 (6.98%) CCNA
9 8 (6.20%) CCSA
10 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (3.10%) MCITP
11 4 (3.10%) CCSP
11 4 (3.10%) MCSE
12 3 (2.33%) HNC
12 3 (2.33%) HND
12 3 (2.33%) VCP4
13 1 (0.78%) MCSA
13 1 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.08%) QA
2 8 (6.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.65%) XenApp
4 2 (1.55%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.78%) Firmware
5 1 (0.78%) vSphere
5 1 (0.78%) Postfix
5 1 (0.78%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 39 (30.23%) OpenView
2 25 (19.38%) CiscoWorks
3 14 (10.85%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (6.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (4.65%) WSUS
6 5 (3.88%) Ansible
6 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.88%) Puppet
7 1 (0.78%) Nagios
7 1 (0.78%) WMI
7 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.78%) SCOM
7 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.78%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 97 (75.19%) Cisco
2 52 (40.31%) Juniper
3 45 (34.88%) HP
4 44 (34.11%) CheckPoint
5 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
6 16 (12.40%) Nokia
7 15 (11.63%) VMware
8 14 (10.85%) 3Com
8 14 (10.85%) Remedy
9 12 (9.30%) Citrix
10 10 (7.75%) Fujitsu
11 9 (6.98%) Symantec
11 9 (6.98%) SolarWinds
12 8 (6.20%) NetApp
13 5 (3.88%) Blue Coat
14 4 (3.10%) Proofpoint
14 4 (3.10%) Fortinet
14 4 (3.10%) Avaya
15 3 (2.33%) F5
16 2 (1.55%) Oracle
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £44,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Great benefits +
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago