The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 159 158 169
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.16% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 1.33% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
ADSL
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 376 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.27% 12.10% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 223 231 282
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ADSL across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ADSL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ADSL Salary Trend in Scotland

ADSL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -21 2 - -
ADSL
UK

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 12 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) VoIP
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) DNS
5 8 (53.33%) Juniper
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) IIS
5 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) LLU
6 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 7 (46.67%) COM
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (33.33%) CCNA
9 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (26.67%) MPLS
9 4 (26.67%) OSPF
9 4 (26.67%) BGP
9 4 (26.67%) SNMP
10 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (20.00%) LAN
11 2 (13.33%) Process Management
11 2 (13.33%) IPsec
11 2 (13.33%) Change Management
11 2 (13.33%) Firewall
11 2 (13.33%) Retail
11 2 (13.33%) SecurID

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 11 (73.33%) VoIP
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) DNS
5 7 (46.67%) LLU
6 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) BGP
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS
7 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) SNMP
7 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) Broadband
9 2 (13.33%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) ICMP
9 2 (13.33%) IPsec
9 2 (13.33%) L2TP
9 2 (13.33%) RIP
9 2 (13.33%) SHDSL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Technical Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Technical Support
1 8 (53.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Network Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) COM
2 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) SecurID
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCENT
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
1 2 (13.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (13.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Progress