The table below looks at the statistics for DSL 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 DSL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 243 248 239
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing DSL 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.029% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.18% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £25,000 £53,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.83% +73.77%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.16% -8.82%
DSL
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
832 1123 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.60% 16.25% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 690 932 794
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DSL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DSL Salary Trend in the North West

DSL
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 DSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 +19 1 £25,000 -52.83% 3
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) STB
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) GPON
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing DSL 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 DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) GPON
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
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