The first table below looks at the demand for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 28 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 232 236 232
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 13 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 1.14% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 21
Average salary £20,500 £18,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,600 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £24,650
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1030 1051 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.42% 14.50% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 873 883 949
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ADSL
England

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ADSL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ADSL Salary Trend in the North West

ADSL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Cheshire -2 5 £20,500 -18.00% 1
Manchester -12 5 £27,500 +52.77%
Lancashire -5 2 £17,500 -2.77% 2
Merseyside - 1 £19,000 - 1
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 13 (46.43%) VPN
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) Firewall
6 10 (35.71%) Cisco
6 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (35.71%) WAN
7 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
8 8 (28.57%) SNMP
8 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 8 (28.57%) CCNA
8 8 (28.57%) OSPF
8 8 (28.57%) BGP
8 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 8 (28.57%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (25.00%) Wireless
9 7 (25.00%) DNS
9 7 (25.00%) Broadband
10 6 (21.43%) LAN
10 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (21.43%) Degree
11 5 (17.86%) SHDSL
11 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
11 5 (17.86%) XenApp
11 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
11 5 (17.86%) vSphere
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 13 (46.43%) VPN
3 11 (39.29%) Firewall
4 10 (35.71%) WAN
5 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
6 8 (28.57%) SNMP
6 8 (28.57%) OSPF
6 8 (28.57%) BGP
7 7 (25.00%) Wireless
7 7 (25.00%) DNS
7 7 (25.00%) Broadband
8 6 (21.43%) LAN
9 5 (17.86%) SHDSL
9 5 (17.86%) Internet
10 3 (10.71%) ICMP
10 3 (10.71%) ISDN
10 3 (10.71%) PSTN
10 3 (10.71%) SMTP
10 3 (10.71%) RIP
11 2 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Technician
3 5 (17.86%) Field Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Help Desk Technician
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support
7 1 (3.57%) IT Technician
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Customer Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
1 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.57%) iSeries
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) AS400
2 1 (3.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Network Design
2 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Process Management
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) CCDA
4 2 (7.14%) CCDP
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
2 5 (17.86%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Sun
4 2 (7.14%) BT
4 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.57%) Draytek
5 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
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