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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank - 240 244
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.21% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-32.07% +9.33%
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
1086 956 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.43% 14.09% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 898 774 849
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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