The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank - 634 613
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 0 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.090% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Average salary - £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.67% -30.37%
xDSL
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
6959 7815 7241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 16.75% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5956 6452 6054
Average salary £51,300 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing xDSL across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

xDSL
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing xDSL across the London region.

xDSL Salary Trend in London

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Legal

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Sales Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Sales Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) Ipanema Technologies