The first table below looks at the demand for xDSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank 167 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £31,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -22.01%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
418 356 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 11.04% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 275 227 276
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

xDSL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

xDSL Salary Trend in Scotland

xDSL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing xDSL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 July 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 - 4 £27,500 -
xDSL
UK

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (80.00%) IMAP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) POP3
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) COM
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) POP3
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) IMAP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) PPP
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) MRTG
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (20.00%) FDDI
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy