The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 169 174 192
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing DSL 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 1.31% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Median salary £27,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £41,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-19.75% +14.08%
DSL
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
501 533 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.86% 16.23% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 435 435 437
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +3 2 £27,000 -51.35%
DSL
North West

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for DSL.

1 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) GPON
2 4 (57.14%) STB
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) ICMP
4 2 (28.57%) L2TP
4 2 (28.57%) TACACS
4 2 (28.57%) Foundry
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (28.57%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Redback
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) GPON
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) ICMP
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) L2TP
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband
4 1 (14.29%) H.323
4 1 (14.29%) Q.931
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Brocade
2 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
2 2 (28.57%) Foundry
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Redback