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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 230 233 244
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 12 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.075% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.53% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -21.87%
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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
1109 952 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.19% 14.26% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 883 788 1014
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Manchester +10 6 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Merseyside - 4 £34,500 -
Cheshire -6 2 £33,500 +11.66% 3
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England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
4 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (42.11%) Citrix
6 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 8 (42.11%) WatchGuard
7 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
7 7 (36.84%) HP
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (31.58%) DNS
9 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
10 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
10 4 (21.05%) ISDN
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) MCP
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Juniper
10 4 (21.05%) MPLS
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.79%) VLAN
11 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
11 3 (15.79%) Draytek

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (21.05%) ISDN
5 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 3 (15.79%) VLAN
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) SMTP
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) PSTN
7 2 (10.53%) WEP
7 2 (10.53%) WPA
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) 4G
7 2 (10.53%) VDSL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Field Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) NOC Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) VCP4
3 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
3 2 (10.53%) MCTS
3 2 (10.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) WatchGuard
4 7 (36.84%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
6 3 (15.79%) Draytek
6 3 (15.79%) Symantec
7 2 (10.53%) Dell
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) Apple
7 2 (10.53%) Veeam
8 1 (5.26%) Redback
8 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
8 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.26%) BT
8 1 (5.26%) Nortel
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + on-call payments + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Heywood, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 - £175.12 per week
Posted: 9 days ago