The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank - 73 71
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.91% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £42,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +165.62%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £25,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+26.00% -28.57%
ADSL
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 103 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.38% 15.12% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 71 88 108
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ADSL
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

ADSL Salary Trend in Somerset

ADSL
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retalix

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Retalix