The table below looks at the statistics for VDSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VDSL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs citing VDSL 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 - £41,500
VDSL
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 101 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.45% 12.20% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 72 125
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -25.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -