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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank 427 406 421
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 14 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.064% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 22
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 £21,500 £45,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £77,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-32.89% +10.66%
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
4965 4600 5357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.76% 21.72% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3659 3585 4353
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 30 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 +17 9 - - 1
Berkshire -8 5 £26,500 -47.00%
xDSL
England

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 30 (90.91%) MPLS
2 27 (81.82%) OSPF
2 27 (81.82%) BGP
2 27 (81.82%) Cisco
3 25 (75.76%) VPN
4 19 (57.58%) Ethernet
5 17 (51.52%) WAN
5 17 (51.52%) Firewall
6 15 (45.45%) VoIP
6 15 (45.45%) PPP
7 14 (42.42%) ATM
8 13 (39.39%) SLA
8 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 10 (30.30%) IPsec
10 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
10 10 (30.30%) CCNA
11 9 (27.27%) Juniper
11 9 (27.27%) DSL
11 9 (27.27%) EIGRP
11 9 (27.27%) DWDM
11 9 (27.27%) X.25
11 9 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (27.27%) Frame Relay
11 9 (27.27%) WLAN
11 9 (27.27%) LAN
11 9 (27.27%) SDH
11 9 (27.27%) Network Design
12 8 (24.24%) CCNP
12 8 (24.24%) L2TP

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) MPLS
2 27 (81.82%) OSPF
2 27 (81.82%) BGP
3 25 (75.76%) VPN
4 19 (57.58%) Ethernet
5 17 (51.52%) WAN
5 17 (51.52%) Firewall
6 15 (45.45%) VoIP
6 15 (45.45%) PPP
7 14 (42.42%) ATM
8 10 (30.30%) IPsec
9 9 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (27.27%) DWDM
9 9 (27.27%) Frame Relay
9 9 (27.27%) X.25
9 9 (27.27%) LAN
9 9 (27.27%) SDH
9 9 (27.27%) WLAN
9 9 (27.27%) DSL
9 9 (27.27%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) French Language
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Architect
1 13 (39.39%) Network Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Network Design Architect
3 8 (24.24%) NOC Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Design Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Network Support
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 9 (27.27%) Network Design
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Network Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (30.30%) CCNA
3 8 (24.24%) CCNP
4 3 (9.09%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) CCSP
6 1 (3.03%) CCIP
6 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
6 1 (3.03%) SCSA
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) Juniper
3 7 (21.21%) Huawei
4 3 (9.09%) Veritas
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) F5
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