The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 130 141 134
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing DSL 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.81% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £33,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+26.51% +17.85%
DSL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
505 618 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.04% 27.27% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 374 386 395
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DSL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

DSL Salary Trend in Reading

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for DSL.

1 6 (60.00%) PMI
1 6 (60.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Wireless
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (60.00%) Billing
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (40.00%) PPP
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 3 (30.00%) Intelligent Network
4 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (30.00%) Samsung
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) SNMP
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) PMP
4 3 (30.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (30.00%) Ericsson

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) PPP
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) 2G
3 3 (30.00%) 3G
3 3 (30.00%) DWDM
3 3 (30.00%) Intelligent Network
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) L2TP
3 3 (30.00%) LTE
3 3 (30.00%) SNMP
3 3 (30.00%) X.21
3 3 (30.00%) xDSL
4 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
General
1 6 (60.00%) Billing
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (30.00%) Network Management
4 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (30.00%) BT
2 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (30.00%) Huawei
2 3 (30.00%) Nokia
2 3 (30.00%) Nokia Networks
2 3 (30.00%) Samsung
2 3 (30.00%) ZTE
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IronPort
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) VMware