The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 175 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing DSL 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 1.48% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £25,000 £60,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.33% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £41,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-28.20% +20.00%
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
508 607 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.67% 16.77% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 440 483 451
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 +5 2 £27,000 -61.42% 1
DSL
North West

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 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
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum depending on experience + 15% shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago