The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 620 549 592
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +43
Permanent jobs citing DSL 42 62 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.73% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 55
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £21,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7742 8515 9344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.60% 18.74% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6344 7009 7940
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
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
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 11 £46,250 +32.14% 4
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 61 (77.22%) Cisco
2 56 (70.89%) Firewall
3 50 (63.29%) LAN
4 47 (59.49%) WAN
5 41 (51.90%) MPLS
6 40 (50.63%) VPN
7 31 (39.24%) CheckPoint
8 29 (36.71%) DNS
9 28 (35.44%) Windows
10 27 (34.18%) Juniper
11 25 (31.65%) BGP
11 25 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (30.38%) Linux
13 23 (29.11%) CCNP
13 23 (29.11%) Ethernet
14 22 (27.85%) DHCP
14 22 (27.85%) OSPF
15 21 (26.58%) Active Directory
16 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
16 18 (22.78%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (21.52%) VMware
18 16 (20.25%) Finance
18 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
19 15 (18.99%) MS Exchange
19 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
20 14 (17.72%) Network Management
20 14 (17.72%) Blue Coat
20 14 (17.72%) Blackberry

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (18.99%) MS Exchange
1 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (15.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Office
2 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (70.89%) Firewall
2 50 (63.29%) LAN
3 47 (59.49%) WAN
4 41 (51.90%) MPLS
5 40 (50.63%) VPN
6 29 (36.71%) DNS
7 25 (31.65%) BGP
8 23 (29.11%) Ethernet
9 22 (27.85%) DHCP
9 22 (27.85%) OSPF
10 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
10 18 (22.78%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (15.19%) Network Security
11 12 (15.19%) Wireless
11 12 (15.19%) EIGRP
12 11 (13.92%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (12.66%) VoIP
13 10 (12.66%) IPsec
13 10 (12.66%) Internet
13 10 (12.66%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2000
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.13%) Retail
4 4 (5.06%) Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) German Language
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Network Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) Security Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.59%) Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Network Support
7 6 (7.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Cisco Support
8 5 (6.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Release Manager
9 4 (5.06%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) HTML
2 3 (3.80%) Spring
2 3 (3.80%) CGI
3 2 (2.53%) XML
3 2 (2.53%) HTML5
3 2 (2.53%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.27%) XSLT
4 1 (1.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Blackberry
2 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.33%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.33%) SecurID
4 3 (3.80%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Linux
3 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.13%) Solaris
5 5 (6.33%) Android
5 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.06%) UNIX
6 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
9 1 (1.27%) SUSE
9 1 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.72%) Network Management
2 12 (15.19%) Project Management
3 9 (11.39%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.13%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.86%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.86%) ITIL
6 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.59%) Service Management
7 5 (6.33%) Performance Management
7 5 (6.33%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.33%) ITSM
7 5 (6.33%) BCP
8 4 (5.06%) Change Management
8 4 (5.06%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.80%) Security Testing
9 3 (3.80%) CRM
9 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Perl
3 3 (3.80%) PHP
3 3 (3.80%) Java
4 2 (2.53%) ABAP
4 2 (2.53%) Erlang
5 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (29.11%) CCNP
3 9 (11.39%) CCNA
4 8 (10.13%) CCIE
5 7 (8.86%) Degree
5 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.33%) CCSP
7 4 (5.06%) HP APS
8 3 (3.80%) CCSE
9 2 (2.53%) HND
9 2 (2.53%) MCP
9 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.53%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.53%) MCITP
10 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.27%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (26.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.33%) NLBS
3 5 (6.33%) vSphere
4 4 (5.06%) MetaFrame
4 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.06%) XenApp
5 3 (3.80%) Xen
6 1 (1.27%) Squid
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) Backup Exec
2 8 (10.13%) OpenView
3 5 (6.33%) WSUS
3 5 (6.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.80%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (77.22%) Cisco
2 31 (39.24%) CheckPoint
3 27 (34.18%) Juniper
4 17 (21.52%) VMware
5 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
6 14 (17.72%) Blue Coat
7 13 (16.46%) F5
8 12 (15.19%) Symantec
9 11 (13.92%) Citrix
10 8 (10.13%) HP
10 8 (10.13%) Avaya
11 7 (8.86%) Fujitsu
11 7 (8.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 5 (6.33%) Proofpoint
13 4 (5.06%) Nokia
13 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
13 4 (5.06%) Remedy
13 4 (5.06%) 3Com
13 4 (5.06%) Capita
14 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
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