The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £16,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £38,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-26.14% +17.69%
DSL
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
110 72 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.93% 12.74% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 104 60 76
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £33,695
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DSL
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

DSL Salary Trend in Somerset