The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 243 225 239
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 12 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.41% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 15
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £29,875 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-12.97% -13.40%
ADSL
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1066 995 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.51% 14.50% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 888 831 919
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADSL across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

ADSL Salary Histogram 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 16 September 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
Cumbria - 4 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
Lancashire -5 2 £17,500 -2.77%
Manchester -18 2 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Merseyside - 1 £19,000 -
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England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Firewall
3 16 (50.00%) VPN
4 14 (43.75%) Cisco
4 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (43.75%) WAN
4 14 (43.75%) Ethernet
4 14 (43.75%) VMware
5 13 (40.63%) CCNA
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) DNS
7 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
7 11 (34.38%) LAN
7 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (28.13%) Wireless
10 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (25.00%) OSPF
10 8 (25.00%) BGP
10 8 (25.00%) SNMP
10 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.88%) Broadband
11 7 (21.88%) ISDN
12 6 (18.75%) DHCP
12 6 (18.75%) SLA
12 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
12 6 (18.75%) MPLS
12 6 (18.75%) Change Management

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) VPN
3 14 (43.75%) WAN
3 14 (43.75%) Ethernet
4 11 (34.38%) DNS
4 11 (34.38%) LAN
5 9 (28.13%) Wireless
6 8 (25.00%) OSPF
6 8 (25.00%) BGP
6 8 (25.00%) SNMP
6 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (21.88%) Broadband
7 7 (21.88%) ISDN
8 6 (18.75%) DHCP
8 6 (18.75%) MPLS
9 5 (15.63%) SHDSL
9 5 (15.63%) NAS
9 5 (15.63%) SAN
9 5 (15.63%) Internet
10 3 (9.38%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Help Desk Technician
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support
7 1 (3.13%) IT Technician
7 1 (3.13%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Customer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Replication
1 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
1 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) iSeries
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) AS400
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Change Management
2 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) People Management
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.25%) Line Management
3 2 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (3.13%) Network Design
4 1 (3.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (40.63%) CCNA
3 6 (18.75%) Degree
4 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) CCDA
5 1 (3.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) XenApp
3 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.38%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
1 14 (43.75%) VMware
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Juniper
3 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.50%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) Draytek
5 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
5 3 (9.38%) Symantec
6 2 (6.25%) Sun
6 2 (6.25%) BT
7 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
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Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago