The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 131 143 138
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.044% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 0.17% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,250 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +35.24%
xDSL
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
487 604 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.13% 26.56% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 369 371 454
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

xDSL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

xDSL Salary Trend in Reading

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) PPP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) L2TP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) IPsec
2 9 (81.82%) Broadband
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
2 9 (81.82%) IPv4
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
3 8 (72.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) CCIE
4 6 (54.55%) Extreme Networks
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
6 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared

xDSL
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 11 (100.00%) BGP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) IPsec
1 11 (100.00%) L2TP
1 11 (100.00%) MPLS
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
1 11 (100.00%) PPP
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) Broadband
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (81.82%) EIGRP
2 9 (81.82%) IPv4
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) SNMP
6 2 (18.18%) X.21
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Network Support
5 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 8 (72.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CCIE
4 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
5 3 (27.27%) CCSP
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) CCIP
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 6 (54.55%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) F5