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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 232 241 245
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 16 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 1.35% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 13
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -25.37%
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
1159 1108 1350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.58% 15.46% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 868 853 1062
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +13 8 £34,000 +13.33% 3
Merseyside +13 4 £34,500 +81.57%
Lancashire +4 3 £17,000 -24.44% 1
Manchester +1 1 £19,500 - 1
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (88.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
4 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (52.00%) Windows 8
6 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
8 11 (44.00%) DNS
9 10 (40.00%) VPN
9 10 (40.00%) HP
9 10 (40.00%) ITIL
9 10 (40.00%) MCP
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (36.00%) Juniper
10 9 (36.00%) Change Management
10 9 (36.00%) Firewall
11 8 (32.00%) SAN
11 8 (32.00%) VDSL
11 8 (32.00%) JNCIA
11 8 (32.00%) MCSE
11 8 (32.00%) Dell
11 8 (32.00%) CCNA
11 8 (32.00%) Citrix
11 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (44.00%) DNS
3 10 (40.00%) VPN
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
5 8 (32.00%) SAN
5 8 (32.00%) DHCP
5 8 (32.00%) VDSL
5 8 (32.00%) VLAN
5 8 (32.00%) NAS
6 7 (28.00%) IP Telephony
6 7 (28.00%) Ethernet
7 4 (16.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) Broadband
7 4 (16.00%) ISDN
7 4 (16.00%) LAN
8 3 (12.00%) MPLS
8 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.00%) WEP
9 2 (8.00%) WPA
9 2 (8.00%) PSTN
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) NOC Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (52.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Vista
6 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Change Management
3 8 (32.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) MCP
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (32.00%) JNCIA
2 8 (32.00%) MCTS
2 8 (32.00%) MCITP
2 8 (32.00%) MCSE
2 8 (32.00%) CCNA
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) HP
4 9 (36.00%) Juniper
5 8 (32.00%) IBM
5 8 (32.00%) Dell
5 8 (32.00%) WatchGuard
5 8 (32.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.00%) Nortel
7 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
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