The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 400 435 399
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -36
Permanent jobs citing DSL 51 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 0.63% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 46
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
DSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4699 4910 5400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.92% 20.75% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 3825 4308
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DSL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DSL Salary Trend in the South East

DSL
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DSL Salary Histogram in the South East

DSL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire +7 31 £50,000 +53.84%
Buckinghamshire +8 12 £55,000 -12.00%
Surrey +8 4 £30,500 -19.73% 1
Hampshire -4 3 £16,000 -41.81%
Kent - 1 £21,500 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 41 (53.95%) Cisco
2 39 (51.32%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (47.37%) CCNP
4 35 (46.05%) Telecoms
5 33 (43.42%) Wireless
6 32 (42.11%) MPLS
7 25 (32.89%) Firewall
8 24 (31.58%) Line Management
9 23 (30.26%) IPsec
9 23 (30.26%) ISDN
10 22 (28.95%) LAN
10 22 (28.95%) ATM
10 22 (28.95%) DWDM
11 21 (27.63%) VoIP
11 21 (27.63%) SNMP
11 21 (27.63%) OSPF
11 21 (27.63%) BGP
12 20 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (25.00%) Billing
13 19 (25.00%) JNCIS
13 19 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 19 (25.00%) DNS
13 19 (25.00%) WAN
14 18 (23.68%) Juniper
14 18 (23.68%) Programme Management
15 17 (22.37%) Degree
15 17 (22.37%) PMI
15 17 (22.37%) PMI Certification
16 16 (21.05%) X.21
16 16 (21.05%) PPP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing DSL 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 DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (43.42%) Wireless
2 32 (42.11%) MPLS
3 25 (32.89%) Firewall
4 23 (30.26%) IPsec
4 23 (30.26%) ISDN
5 22 (28.95%) LAN
5 22 (28.95%) ATM
5 22 (28.95%) DWDM
6 21 (27.63%) OSPF
6 21 (27.63%) BGP
6 21 (27.63%) VoIP
6 21 (27.63%) SNMP
7 20 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 19 (25.00%) DNS
8 19 (25.00%) WAN
9 16 (21.05%) PPP
9 16 (21.05%) X.21
10 15 (19.74%) EIGRP
10 15 (19.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (46.05%) Telecoms
2 19 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (11.84%) NOC Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.53%) Service Manager
6 7 (9.21%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.21%) Network Support
7 4 (5.26%) IP Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Document Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Field Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) IT Administrator
9 2 (2.63%) Field Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) PMI
2 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.79%) e-Health
4 2 (2.63%) CMDB
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) UNIX
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.95%) Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Line Management
2 18 (23.68%) Programme Management
3 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
4 13 (17.11%) Project Management
4 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.53%) Network Design
6 7 (9.21%) Load Balancing
6 7 (9.21%) Service Management
6 7 (9.21%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (7.89%) Test Management
8 5 (6.58%) ITIL
9 4 (5.26%) Business Development
10 3 (3.95%) Validation
11 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.63%) Change Management
11 2 (2.63%) ITSM
11 2 (2.63%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.63%) Network Planning
11 2 (2.63%) OpenUP
11 2 (2.63%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (51.32%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (47.37%) CCNP
3 19 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 17 (22.37%) Degree
4 17 (22.37%) PMI Certification
5 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
6 12 (15.79%) CCSP
6 12 (15.79%) CCDP
7 11 (14.47%) PMP
8 9 (11.84%) CCSA
8 9 (11.84%) CCNA
9 7 (9.21%) JNCIA
9 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
10 5 (6.58%) CCIP
11 2 (2.63%) CCIE
12 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.32%) MCITP
12 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) ISO 9000
2 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Terminal Services
1 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) CA Spectrum
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) Cisco
2 18 (23.68%) Juniper
3 14 (18.42%) CheckPoint
4 12 (15.79%) CA
5 7 (9.21%) VMware
6 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.26%) F5
8 3 (3.95%) Citrix
8 3 (3.95%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.63%) BT
9 2 (2.63%) Mitel
9 2 (2.63%) Huawei
10 1 (1.32%) Aastra
10 1 (1.32%) NEC
10 1 (1.32%) Siemens
10 1 (1.32%) Avaya