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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank - 240 246
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.057% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.39% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-30.37% +3.22%
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
1072 1033 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.63% 14.79% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 892 878 898
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 £21,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
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

xDSL
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Preston, Lancashire
Lancashire County Council
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago