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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 411 361 390
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +29
Permanent jobs citing DSL 31 61 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 1.29% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30 57 48
Average salary £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £33,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +12.60%
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
5023 4726 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.24% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3655 4307
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Surrey +4 12 £19,000 -13.63% 1
East Sussex - 11 £28,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire -44 4 £26,500 -20.89% 1
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 35 (52.24%) Cisco
2 27 (40.30%) VPN
2 27 (40.30%) Telecoms
3 25 (37.31%) DNS
3 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
4 24 (35.82%) Internet
5 23 (34.33%) Firewall
6 22 (32.84%) MPLS
7 21 (31.34%) OSPF
7 21 (31.34%) BGP
7 21 (31.34%) WAN
7 21 (31.34%) Ethernet
8 20 (29.85%) VoIP
8 20 (29.85%) Windows
9 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
10 18 (26.87%) DHCP
10 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
11 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (25.37%) Linux
12 16 (23.88%) VMware
12 16 (23.88%) SSH
13 15 (22.39%) VLAN
13 15 (22.39%) ITIL
14 14 (20.90%) UNIX
14 14 (20.90%) Citrix
14 14 (20.90%) PPP
14 14 (20.90%) IPsec
14 14 (20.90%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (19.40%) xDSL
15 13 (19.40%) SNMP

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.42%) IIS
3 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.30%) VPN
2 25 (37.31%) DNS
3 24 (35.82%) Internet
4 23 (34.33%) Firewall
5 22 (32.84%) MPLS
6 21 (31.34%) OSPF
6 21 (31.34%) BGP
6 21 (31.34%) Ethernet
6 21 (31.34%) WAN
7 20 (29.85%) VoIP
8 18 (26.87%) DHCP
8 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
9 16 (23.88%) SSH
10 15 (22.39%) VLAN
11 14 (20.90%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (20.90%) IPsec
11 14 (20.90%) PPP
12 13 (19.40%) SNMP
12 13 (19.40%) xDSL
13 12 (17.91%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
General
1 27 (40.30%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.94%) Legal
3 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 5 (7.46%) Billing
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Support Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) NOC Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Systems Support Analyst
3 11 (16.42%) Systems Support Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (16.42%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Systems Support
4 8 (11.94%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Release Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Telecoms Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Field Support Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Field Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Lead Network Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Network Operations Technician
8 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.99%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) LAMP
2 3 (4.48%) Velocity
2 3 (4.48%) JAX-WS
2 3 (4.48%) JavaFX
2 3 (4.48%) J2EE
2 3 (4.48%) CSS
2 3 (4.48%) JDBC
2 3 (4.48%) JSP
2 3 (4.48%) Servlets
2 3 (4.48%) XML
2 3 (4.48%) J2SE
3 2 (2.99%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) CMDB
2 5 (7.46%) PMI
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) Linux
3 14 (20.90%) UNIX
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) ITIL
2 11 (16.42%) ITSM
3 9 (13.43%) Time Management
3 9 (13.43%) Network Management
4 8 (11.94%) Server Monitoring
4 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.94%) Release Management
4 8 (11.94%) Service Management
4 8 (11.94%) CRM
4 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.45%) Change Management
6 6 (8.96%) Project Management
7 5 (7.46%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.48%) UML
9 3 (4.48%) Network Design
10 2 (2.99%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.99%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) PHP
1 11 (16.42%) Bash Shell
2 8 (11.94%) Perl
3 6 (8.96%) Python
3 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.48%) SQL
4 3 (4.48%) Java
5 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.91%) CCNP
3 9 (13.43%) CCNA
4 7 (10.45%) Degree
4 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
6 4 (5.97%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.97%) CCIP
6 4 (5.97%) CCIE
6 4 (5.97%) CCSP
7 1 (1.49%) HND
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.49%) PMP
7 1 (1.49%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Postfix
2 7 (10.45%) Terminal Services
3 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Nagios
1 5 (7.46%) Cacti
1 5 (7.46%) SmokePing
2 1 (1.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Cisco
2 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
3 16 (23.88%) VMware
4 14 (20.90%) Citrix
5 11 (16.42%) Juniper
5 11 (16.42%) Polycom
6 7 (10.45%) F5
7 5 (7.46%) Huawei
7 5 (7.46%) Brocade
8 4 (5.97%) Fujitsu
8 4 (5.97%) Oracle
9 3 (4.48%) BT
9 3 (4.48%) Cramer
10 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.99%) Nortel
10 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.99%) McAfee
10 2 (2.99%) Nokia
10 2 (2.99%) TippingPoint
10 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago