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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 111 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -10
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 8 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 1.17% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Median salary £60,000 £27,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +42.85%
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
520 683 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.78% 28.10% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 328 506 474
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +22.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 11 December 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 14 (93.33%) Ethernet
2 13 (86.67%) Broadband
2 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 13 (86.67%) Network Design
3 12 (80.00%) Marketing
3 12 (80.00%) Product Management
3 12 (80.00%) Service Management
3 12 (80.00%) DOCSIS
3 12 (80.00%) DSLAM
3 12 (80.00%) LAN
3 12 (80.00%) PSTN
4 8 (53.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) IPsec
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) L2TP
5 2 (13.33%) PPP
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) IPv4
6 1 (6.67%) CCNP
6 1 (6.67%) CCNA
6 1 (6.67%) SNMP
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) SDH

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 14 (93.33%) Ethernet
2 13 (86.67%) Broadband
3 12 (80.00%) DOCSIS
3 12 (80.00%) DSLAM
3 12 (80.00%) LAN
3 12 (80.00%) PSTN
4 8 (53.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) BGP
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) IPsec
5 2 (13.33%) L2TP
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) PPP
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) DSL
6 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.67%) LTE
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) X.21
General
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 12 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Broadband Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Broadband Product Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Product Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Network Design
2 12 (80.00%) Product Management
2 12 (80.00%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper