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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 580 614 556
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -58
Permanent jobs citing DSL 53 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.49% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 42
Average salary £45,000 £37,700 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.36% +7.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £54,250 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
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
6967 7918 7829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.63% 16.16% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5907 6536 6464
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +42 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Feltham - 2 £37,500 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 66 (54.55%) Cisco
2 53 (43.80%) Firewall
3 49 (40.50%) MPLS
4 48 (39.67%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (32.23%) LAN
5 39 (32.23%) Windows
6 37 (30.58%) WAN
6 37 (30.58%) Juniper
7 34 (28.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (27.27%) Ethernet
9 32 (26.45%) MS Exchange
10 31 (25.62%) CCNP
11 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (20.66%) Wireless
13 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (19.01%) Banking
14 23 (19.01%) BGP
15 22 (18.18%) HP
15 22 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (18.18%) DNS
16 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
16 20 (16.53%) CCNA
16 20 (16.53%) OpenView
17 19 (15.70%) CheckPoint
17 19 (15.70%) TCP/IP
18 18 (14.88%) SNMP
18 18 (14.88%) Data Modelling
18 18 (14.88%) MS Office
18 18 (14.88%) Nokia
18 18 (14.88%) Investment Banking

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (26.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (4.96%) IIS
5 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.13%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.48%) Lync
8 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (14.88%) MS Office
2 11 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) IaaS
2 3 (2.48%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (43.80%) Firewall
2 49 (40.50%) MPLS
3 39 (32.23%) LAN
4 37 (30.58%) WAN
5 33 (27.27%) Ethernet
6 25 (20.66%) Wireless
7 23 (19.01%) BGP
8 22 (18.18%) DNS
8 22 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (15.70%) TCP/IP
10 18 (14.88%) SNMP
11 17 (14.05%) DHCP
11 17 (14.05%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 17 (14.05%) Structured Cabling
12 16 (13.22%) OSPF
13 15 (12.40%) ADSL
14 12 (9.92%) PPP
14 12 (9.92%) VPN
15 11 (9.09%) Broadband
16 9 (7.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.13%) Hadoop
2 5 (4.13%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Maven
1 7 (5.79%) JIRA
1 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.13%) Selenium
2 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
2 5 (4.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.65%) NeoLoad
3 2 (1.65%) Subversion
3 2 (1.65%) Gradle
3 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.65%) WebLOAD
3 2 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.65%) RSpec
3 2 (1.65%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.65%) JUnit
4 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.83%) Capybara
4 1 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 23 (19.01%) Banking
2 18 (14.88%) Investment Banking
3 11 (9.09%) Finance
4 8 (6.61%) Advertising
5 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Games
6 2 (1.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (32.23%) Network Engineer
2 34 (28.10%) Analyst
3 18 (14.88%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (13.22%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) Report Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.61%) Junior
7 8 (6.61%) Data Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Technical Support
8 7 (5.79%) Junior Network Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Implementation Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Technical Leader
9 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) Akka
1 5 (4.13%) Play Framework
2 4 (3.31%) Middleware
3 3 (2.48%) .NET
3 3 (2.48%) JMS
4 2 (1.65%) XMPP
4 2 (1.65%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.65%) Velocity
4 2 (1.65%) Django
4 2 (1.65%) GWT
4 2 (1.65%) Web Services
4 2 (1.65%) QuickFIX
4 2 (1.65%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.83%) REST
5 1 (0.83%) XML
5 1 (0.83%) Swing
5 1 (0.83%) SOAP
5 1 (0.83%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Reference Data
1 18 (14.88%) Data Structures
2 17 (14.05%) Blackberry
3 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.44%) Data Centre
4 9 (7.44%) Clustering
5 6 (4.96%) iPhone
5 6 (4.96%) iPad
6 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.48%) User Experience
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.65%) EPoS
7 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.83%) PKI
8 1 (0.83%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.23%) Windows
2 34 (28.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (13.22%) Windows 7
6 15 (12.40%) Windows 8
6 15 (12.40%) Linux
7 7 (5.79%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.79%) UNIX
8 4 (3.31%) Solaris
9 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.88%) Data Modelling
3 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
3 17 (14.05%) Waterfall
4 15 (12.40%) Migration
5 14 (11.57%) Data Governance
6 13 (10.74%) ITIL
7 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.79%) CRM
8 7 (5.79%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.96%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.96%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.96%) TDD
9 6 (4.96%) Project Planning
10 5 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.13%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.13%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.13%) BDD
10 5 (4.13%) Time Management
11 4 (3.31%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.61%) Java
2 7 (5.79%) Scala
3 4 (3.31%) Groovy
4 3 (2.48%) Ruby
5 2 (1.65%) SQL
5 2 (1.65%) Python
5 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.65%) C++
5 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (39.67%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (25.62%) CCNP
3 20 (16.53%) CCNA
4 17 (14.05%) CCSA
4 17 (14.05%) SC Cleared
4 17 (14.05%) Security Cleared
4 17 (14.05%) HP APS
5 12 (9.92%) Degree
6 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.13%) CCIP
8 4 (3.31%) CCIE
9 3 (2.48%) CCSP
9 3 (2.48%) MCP
9 3 (2.48%) HNC
9 3 (2.48%) HND
9 3 (2.48%) MCSA
9 3 (2.48%) MCITP
9 3 (2.48%) VCP4
10 2 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.65%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) SLA
2 6 (4.96%) QA
3 5 (4.13%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.26%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.48%) XenApp
5 1 (0.83%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.83%) Snort
5 1 (0.83%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (16.53%) OpenView
2 17 (14.05%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (4.96%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.31%) SCCM
5 3 (2.48%) Cacti
5 3 (2.48%) WSUS
6 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.65%) Puppet
6 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.65%) Ansible
7 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 66 (54.55%) Cisco
2 37 (30.58%) Juniper
3 22 (18.18%) HP
4 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
5 19 (15.70%) CheckPoint
6 18 (14.88%) Nokia
7 17 (14.05%) 3Com
8 16 (13.22%) Remedy
9 12 (9.92%) Citrix
10 11 (9.09%) VMware
11 9 (7.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 8 (6.61%) Fortinet
13 7 (5.79%) Symantec
13 7 (5.79%) Sage
14 6 (4.96%) Acronis
14 6 (4.96%) Brocade
15 3 (2.48%) F5
15 3 (2.48%) Sandvine
16 1 (0.83%) Websense
16 1 (0.83%) IBM
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Posted: Yesterday
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