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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 221 235 246
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing DSL 6 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 1.19% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Median salary £27,250 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.50% +7.52%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
893 1012 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.08% 16.60% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 750 781 805
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

DSL Salary Histogram in the North West

DSL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 4 £27,000 -46.00%
Lancashire +7 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Merseyside +7 1 £32,500 -35.00%
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for DSL.

1 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) STB
3 4 (44.44%) GPON
4 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) ICMP
5 2 (22.22%) L2TP
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Brocade
5 2 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Redback
5 2 (22.22%) Foundry
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) GPON
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) ICMP
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) L2TP
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
6 1 (11.11%) Broadband
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) H.323
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (11.11%) Q.931
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Gatling
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Operations Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) STB
2 1 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
3 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Groovy
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Brocade
2 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 2 (22.22%) Foundry
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Redback
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago