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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 568 614 568
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -46
Permanent jobs citing DSL 61 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.58% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 50
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
7809 7752 8650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.54% 15.75% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6509 6346 7136
Average salary £52,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.05% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +36 14 £47,500 - 2
Greenwich - 12 - -
Bromley - 1 £22,000 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 75 (62.50%) Cisco
2 61 (50.83%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (50.00%) Firewall
4 55 (45.83%) WAN
5 54 (45.00%) LAN
6 51 (42.50%) CCNP
7 46 (38.33%) MPLS
8 43 (35.83%) Juniper
9 38 (31.67%) HP
9 38 (31.67%) Windows
10 35 (29.17%) Wireless
11 34 (28.33%) Wi-Fi
11 34 (28.33%) OpenView
12 32 (26.67%) CheckPoint
12 32 (26.67%) SNMP
13 31 (25.83%) MS Exchange
13 31 (25.83%) SC Cleared
13 31 (25.83%) Security Cleared
13 31 (25.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (25.83%) Structured Cabling
14 30 (25.00%) Ethernet
15 24 (20.00%) DNS
16 23 (19.17%) BGP
17 21 (17.50%) Blackberry
17 21 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 20 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
18 20 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
18 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (15.83%) 3Com

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (25.83%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.67%) Lync
8 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (13.33%) MS Office
2 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 60 (50.00%) Firewall
2 55 (45.83%) WAN
3 54 (45.00%) LAN
4 46 (38.33%) MPLS
5 35 (29.17%) Wireless
6 34 (28.33%) Wi-Fi
7 32 (26.67%) SNMP
8 31 (25.83%) Structured Cabling
9 30 (25.00%) Ethernet
10 24 (20.00%) DNS
11 23 (19.17%) BGP
12 19 (15.83%) VPN
12 19 (15.83%) Gigabit Ethernet
13 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
14 17 (14.17%) DHCP
15 16 (13.33%) PPP
15 16 (13.33%) OSPF
16 13 (10.83%) IPsec
16 13 (10.83%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (3.33%) Big Data
2 3 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Maven
2 8 (6.67%) JIRA
2 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.83%) Selenium
3 7 (5.83%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.17%) Gradle
4 5 (4.17%) RSpec
5 4 (3.33%) JUnit
5 4 (3.33%) WebLOAD
5 4 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.33%) NeoLoad
5 4 (3.33%) Subversion
5 4 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.83%) Capybara
7 1 (0.83%) Hudson
General
1 12 (10.00%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Banking
3 8 (6.67%) Advertising
4 6 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 16 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (5.83%) Technical Support
6 6 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Report Analyst
7 5 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) Middleware
1 5 (4.17%) JMS
1 5 (4.17%) Gherkin
2 4 (3.33%) Akka
2 4 (3.33%) Play Framework
2 4 (3.33%) XMPP
2 4 (3.33%) Velocity
2 4 (3.33%) .NET
3 2 (1.67%) Web Services
3 2 (1.67%) Java EE
4 1 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.83%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) Swing
4 1 (0.83%) SOAP
4 1 (0.83%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.83%) Spring
4 1 (0.83%) Django
4 1 (0.83%) GWT
4 1 (0.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Blackberry
2 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.00%) Reference Data
3 6 (5.00%) iPhone
3 6 (5.00%) iPad
4 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.50%) User Experience
5 3 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) CCTV
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.67%) Windows
2 31 (25.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (15.83%) Windows 7
5 17 (14.17%) Windows 8
5 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.00%) Linux
8 5 (4.17%) UNIX
9 3 (2.50%) Solaris
10 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (10.83%) Migration
3 10 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 9 (7.50%) Scrum
5 8 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (5.83%) BDD
6 7 (5.83%) Capacity Management
6 7 (5.83%) CRM
6 7 (5.83%) TDD
6 7 (5.83%) Project Planning
7 6 (5.00%) ITIL
7 6 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (5.00%) Data Governance
7 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (4.17%) Software Delivery
8 5 (4.17%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.00%) Java
2 9 (7.50%) Scala
3 6 (5.00%) Groovy
4 4 (3.33%) C++
5 3 (2.50%) Ruby
6 2 (1.67%) SQL
6 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (50.83%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (42.50%) CCNP
3 31 (25.83%) SC Cleared
3 31 (25.83%) Security Cleared
4 19 (15.83%) HP APS
5 18 (15.00%) CCSA
6 16 (13.33%) CCIE
7 14 (11.67%) CCNA
8 13 (10.83%) Degree
9 12 (10.00%) CCSE
10 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (5.83%) CCIP
11 4 (3.33%) MCSE
11 4 (3.33%) MCITP
12 3 (2.50%) MCSA
12 3 (2.50%) MCP
12 3 (2.50%) HNC
12 3 (2.50%) HND
12 3 (2.50%) CCSP
12 3 (2.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.17%) QA
2 10 (8.33%) SLA
3 4 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.33%) XenApp
4 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.83%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 34 (28.33%) OpenView
2 19 (15.83%) Cisco Prime
3 13 (10.83%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 5 (4.17%) Puppet
5 5 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.17%) Ansible
6 4 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (2.50%) WSUS
7 3 (2.50%) SCCM
7 3 (2.50%) Cacti
8 2 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.83%) Nagios
9 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 75 (62.50%) Cisco
2 43 (35.83%) Juniper
3 38 (31.67%) HP
4 32 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
5 19 (15.83%) Nokia
5 19 (15.83%) 3Com
6 18 (15.00%) Remedy
7 10 (8.33%) VMware
8 9 (7.50%) Citrix
8 9 (7.50%) Symantec
9 7 (5.83%) Sage
10 6 (5.00%) Acronis
11 5 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 4 (3.33%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.50%) F5
14 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.67%) NetApp
14 2 (1.67%) Oracle
15 1 (0.83%) IBM
London
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 16 days ago