The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL 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 xDSL over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank - 235 246
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.40% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-31.23% +8.00%
xDSL
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
1066 995 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.51% 14.50% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 888 831 919
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

xDSL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

xDSL Salary Trend in the North West