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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 218 224 239
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 22 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 1.84% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 14
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £19,300 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,750 £25,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -33.33%
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
1008 1031 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.54% 15.08% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 777 803 923
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +14 11 £34,000 +65.85% 2
Manchester +3 5 £19,500 -22.00% 3
Lancashire -7 5 £17,000 -24.44%
Merseyside +11 1 £38,000 +100.00%
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) VMware
3 22 (62.86%) MS Exchange
3 22 (62.86%) Cisco
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (51.43%) Windows 8
6 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
7 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
8 15 (42.86%) VPN
8 15 (42.86%) ITIL
9 14 (40.00%) DNS
9 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
10 13 (37.14%) HP
10 13 (37.14%) MCP
10 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (37.14%) Windows 7
11 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
11 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (34.29%) Juniper
11 12 (34.29%) Change Management
12 11 (31.43%) Firewall
12 11 (31.43%) SAN
12 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (31.43%) MCSE
12 11 (31.43%) Dell
12 11 (31.43%) CCNA
12 11 (31.43%) IBM

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 22 (62.86%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) WorkSite
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
2 15 (42.86%) VPN
3 14 (40.00%) DNS
4 11 (31.43%) SAN
4 11 (31.43%) Firewall
4 11 (31.43%) DHCP
4 11 (31.43%) Ethernet
4 11 (31.43%) VDSL
4 11 (31.43%) VLAN
4 11 (31.43%) NAS
5 9 (25.71%) Broadband
6 8 (22.86%) IP Telephony
7 6 (17.14%) LAN
7 6 (17.14%) WAN
8 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (11.43%) ISDN
10 3 (8.57%) MPLS
11 2 (5.71%) 4G
11 2 (5.71%) PSTN
11 2 (5.71%) SMTP
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
2 1 (2.86%) French Language
2 1 (2.86%) German Language
2 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) IT Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Field Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Network Support
7 1 (2.86%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) NOC Manager
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (51.43%) Windows 8
4 13 (37.14%) Windows 7
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Change Management
3 11 (31.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.86%) Content Management
6 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.86%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) MCP
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) MCSE
2 11 (31.43%) CCNA
2 11 (31.43%) JNCIA
2 11 (31.43%) MCTS
2 11 (31.43%) MCITP
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) CCA
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MOS
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) VMware
2 22 (62.86%) Cisco
3 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 13 (37.14%) HP
5 12 (34.29%) Juniper
6 11 (31.43%) IBM
6 11 (31.43%) Dell
7 10 (28.57%) Citrix
8 9 (25.71%) WatchGuard
9 2 (5.71%) Veeam
9 2 (5.71%) Apple
10 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.86%) Nortel
10 1 (2.86%) NetSuite
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