The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 171 176 192
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.23% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £25,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
ADSL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
490 569 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.57% 14.31% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 414 490 541
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ADSL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ADSL Salary Trend in Manchester

ADSL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADSL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

ADSL Salary Histogram in Manchester

ADSL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 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
Rochdale +1 1 £27,500 +10.00%
ADSL
North West

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) Broadband
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) xDSL
5 1 (10.00%) ADSL2
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (30.00%) Broadband
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (10.00%) xDSL
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL2
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Improvement Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) NOC Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
1 4 (40.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Nortel