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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 167 149 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.38%
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
478 327 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.80% 10.73% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 307 219 281
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 3 £22,000 - 1
Glasgow -8 1 £26,000 -9.56% 1
ADSL
UK

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Ethernet
3 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (56.52%) OSPF
4 13 (56.52%) BGP
4 13 (56.52%) SNMP
4 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
4 13 (56.52%) SHDSL
5 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (43.48%) VPN
5 10 (43.48%) WAN
5 10 (43.48%) CHAP
5 10 (43.48%) L2TP
5 10 (43.48%) PPP
5 10 (43.48%) MPLS
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) CCNP
6 9 (39.13%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Juniper
7 7 (30.43%) Project Management
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) IIS
8 6 (26.09%) VoIP
8 6 (26.09%) DNS
9 5 (21.74%) LLU
9 5 (21.74%) COM
9 5 (21.74%) CCNA
10 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
10 3 (13.04%) Content Management

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Ethernet
2 13 (56.52%) OSPF
2 13 (56.52%) BGP
2 13 (56.52%) SNMP
2 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) SHDSL
3 10 (43.48%) VPN
3 10 (43.48%) WAN
3 10 (43.48%) CHAP
3 10 (43.48%) L2TP
3 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (43.48%) PPP
3 10 (43.48%) MPLS
4 6 (26.09%) VoIP
4 6 (26.09%) DNS
5 5 (21.74%) LLU
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) LAN
7 2 (8.70%) Broadband
7 2 (8.70%) 3G
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Support
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Field Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) COM
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Content Management
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago