The first table below looks at the demand for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 180 177 141
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -36
Permanent jobs citing DSL 6 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.29% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.73% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 28
Average salary £46,500 £29,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.34% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £19,450 £23,775
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
579 693 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.31% 16.89% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 454 551 548
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DSL
North West

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DSL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DSL Salary Trend in Manchester

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 6 (60.00%) Nokia
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) CCIP
3 6 (60.00%) CCIE
3 6 (60.00%) SDH
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 5 (50.00%) Multicast
4 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (50.00%) Network Management
4 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (50.00%) IPTV
4 5 (50.00%) OpenView
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Finance

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) SDH
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) Multicast
4 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) PPP
6 2 (20.00%) VPLS
6 2 (20.00%) LLU
6 2 (20.00%) L2TP
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (10.00%) IGRP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
1 6 (60.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCIP
2 6 (60.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OpenView
1 5 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) Nokia
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (50.00%) HP
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