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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 415 418 455
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +37
Permanent jobs citing DSL 28 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 1.05% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 19
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +20.00%
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
4297 4687 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.31% 21.96% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3593 3510 3875
Median salary £45,000 £44,367 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +17 16 £30,500 -
Berkshire -6 7 £43,750 -12.50%
West Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DSL.

1 40 (72.73%) Firewall
2 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 30 (54.55%) MPLS
3 29 (52.73%) Juniper
3 29 (52.73%) TCP/IP
4 28 (50.91%) VPN
5 26 (47.27%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (45.45%) OSPF
6 25 (45.45%) BGP
6 25 (45.45%) Wireless
7 24 (43.64%) WAN
8 23 (41.82%) 3G
9 22 (40.00%) DNS
10 20 (36.36%) SLA
11 19 (34.55%) CCNA
11 19 (34.55%) Ethernet
11 19 (34.55%) Windows
11 19 (34.55%) Palo Alto
12 17 (30.91%) VoIP
13 15 (27.27%) BT
13 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
14 14 (25.45%) CCNP
14 14 (25.45%) HSRP
14 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (23.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
15 13 (23.64%) IPsec
15 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (21.82%) HSPA
16 12 (21.82%) ITSM

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
1 12 (21.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.64%) IaaS
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (72.73%) Firewall
2 30 (54.55%) MPLS
3 29 (52.73%) TCP/IP
4 28 (50.91%) VPN
5 25 (45.45%) BGP
5 25 (45.45%) OSPF
5 25 (45.45%) Wireless
6 24 (43.64%) WAN
7 23 (41.82%) 3G
8 22 (40.00%) DNS
9 19 (34.55%) Ethernet
10 17 (30.91%) VoIP
11 14 (25.45%) HSRP
12 13 (23.64%) IPsec
13 12 (21.82%) HSPA
13 12 (21.82%) ISDN
13 12 (21.82%) LAN
14 8 (14.55%) SAN
14 8 (14.55%) SSL
14 8 (14.55%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (10.91%) Billing
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 20 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 16 (29.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (25.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 12 (21.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (21.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Field Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Field Support Engineer
6 11 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 10 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (18.18%) Switch Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Firewall Support
9 5 (9.09%) Cisco Support
9 5 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 4 (7.27%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (7.27%) NOC Technician
11 3 (5.45%) Field Service Engineer
11 3 (5.45%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) PKI
3 6 (10.91%) PMI
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.18%) Linux
5 6 (10.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (21.82%) ITSM
3 10 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Line Management
5 7 (12.73%) Change Control
5 7 (12.73%) Network Design
5 7 (12.73%) Operations Management
5 7 (12.73%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (10.91%) Information Management
6 6 (10.91%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.91%) Project Management
7 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.09%) Presales
7 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.27%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Web Filtering
9 3 (5.45%) Network Management
9 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) C
2 2 (3.64%) PHP
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (47.27%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (34.55%) CCNA
3 14 (25.45%) CCNP
4 10 (18.18%) Degree
5 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Cisco
2 29 (52.73%) Juniper
3 19 (34.55%) Palo Alto
4 15 (27.27%) BT
4 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 12 (21.82%) Citrix
5 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
6 8 (14.55%) F5
7 7 (12.73%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds
8 6 (10.91%) VMware
9 4 (7.27%) Forcepoint
10 3 (5.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (5.45%) Ericsson
10 3 (5.45%) Huawei
10 3 (5.45%) Nokia
10 3 (5.45%) Nokia Networks
10 3 (5.45%) ZTE
11 2 (3.64%) EMC
11 2 (3.64%) IronPort