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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 156 156 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 7 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 5.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 0
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -23.07%
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
401 446 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.63% 11.05% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 250 343 251
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADSL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

ADSL Salary Histogram 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 17 April 2015. 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 0 4 £33,250 -16.87%
Edinburgh +9 1 £22,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
ADSL
UK

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) SHDSL
4 5 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (40.00%) SIEM
5 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) ITSM
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Broadband
6 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (20.00%) CCNA
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) SHDSL
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Broadband
6 2 (20.00%) 3G
7 1 (10.00%) VoIP
7 1 (10.00%) SNMP
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (10.00%) LLU
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) BT