The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL 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 xDSL over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank 425 405 412
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 12 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.095% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.43% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 23
Average salary £26,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £40,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £51,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-30.37% +6.66%
xDSL
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
4970 4623 5329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.45% 21.98% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3676 3583 4359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

xDSL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

xDSL Salary Trend in the South East

xDSL
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 xDSL within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 September 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
Buckinghamshire +3 7 - -
Berkshire -2 5 £26,500 -48.29% 1
xDSL
England

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 34 (94.44%) MPLS
2 31 (86.11%) OSPF
2 31 (86.11%) BGP
3 30 (83.33%) Cisco
4 27 (75.00%) VPN
5 24 (66.67%) Ethernet
6 23 (63.89%) Firewall
7 21 (58.33%) PPP
8 19 (52.78%) WAN
9 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (41.67%) Load Balancing
11 14 (38.89%) IPsec
12 13 (36.11%) DSL
12 13 (36.11%) CCNP
13 12 (33.33%) VoIP
13 12 (33.33%) ATM
13 12 (33.33%) L2TP
13 12 (33.33%) CCNA
13 12 (33.33%) Change Management
14 10 (27.78%) UNIX
14 10 (27.78%) SLA
15 9 (25.00%) Juniper
16 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
17 7 (19.44%) Frame Relay
17 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (19.44%) DWDM
17 7 (19.44%) X.25
17 7 (19.44%) X.21
17 7 (19.44%) EIGRP
17 7 (19.44%) SNMP

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 34 (94.44%) MPLS
2 31 (86.11%) OSPF
2 31 (86.11%) BGP
3 27 (75.00%) VPN
4 24 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 23 (63.89%) Firewall
6 21 (58.33%) PPP
7 19 (52.78%) WAN
8 14 (38.89%) IPsec
9 13 (36.11%) DSL
10 12 (33.33%) VoIP
10 12 (33.33%) ATM
10 12 (33.33%) L2TP
11 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (19.44%) X.25
11 7 (19.44%) X.21
11 7 (19.44%) DWDM
11 7 (19.44%) Frame Relay
11 7 (19.44%) LAN
11 7 (19.44%) SDH
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 11 (30.56%) Network Architect
3 10 (27.78%) Network Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Network Design Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Network Operations Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Network Support
6 4 (11.11%) Principal Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Network Technical Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) UNIX
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (33.33%) Change Management
3 7 (19.44%) Network Design
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Network Management
4 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Stress Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Perl
1 5 (13.89%) Python
1 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNP
3 12 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) CCIE
5 3 (8.33%) CCSP
5 3 (8.33%) CCIP
5 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
7 1 (2.78%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Juniper
3 6 (16.67%) Huawei
4 5 (13.89%) F5
5 3 (8.33%) Veritas
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) Sun
6 2 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Berkshire
NST Ltd
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