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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 417 409 401
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 26 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.062% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 20
Average salary £43,750 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
4516 4302 5065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.80% 20.44% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3472 3344 4093
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing xDSL across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

xDSL Salary Histogram 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 2 March 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 +14 22 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £70,000 -
Surrey -3 1 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
xDSL
England

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 31 (64.58%) MPLS
2 28 (58.33%) VPN
3 27 (56.25%) Firewall
3 27 (56.25%) Telecoms
4 26 (54.17%) Ethernet
5 25 (52.08%) PPP
5 25 (52.08%) Cisco
6 23 (47.92%) BGP
6 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (45.83%) CCNP
8 21 (43.75%) VoIP
9 19 (39.58%) ATM
9 19 (39.58%) OSPF
10 17 (35.42%) EIGRP
11 16 (33.33%) CCNA
11 16 (33.33%) LAN
12 15 (31.25%) WAN
12 15 (31.25%) Network Design
12 15 (31.25%) Huawei
13 14 (29.17%) IPsec
13 14 (29.17%) DSLAM
13 14 (29.17%) UNIX
14 13 (27.08%) L2TP
14 13 (27.08%) Juniper
14 13 (27.08%) Degree
15 12 (25.00%) HP
15 12 (25.00%) SQL
15 12 (25.00%) MS Office
15 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 12 (25.00%) Microsoft

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.08%) Lync
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Office
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (64.58%) MPLS
2 28 (58.33%) VPN
3 27 (56.25%) Firewall
4 26 (54.17%) Ethernet
5 25 (52.08%) PPP
6 23 (47.92%) BGP
7 21 (43.75%) VoIP
8 19 (39.58%) ATM
8 19 (39.58%) OSPF
9 17 (35.42%) EIGRP
10 16 (33.33%) LAN
11 15 (31.25%) WAN
12 14 (29.17%) DSLAM
12 14 (29.17%) IPsec
13 13 (27.08%) L2TP
14 11 (22.92%) Broadband
15 8 (16.67%) SDH
15 8 (16.67%) WLAN
15 8 (16.67%) SSL
15 8 (16.67%) IPv4
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Network Design Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Product Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Network Support
5 5 (10.42%) NOC Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Junior Network Support
7 3 (6.25%) Junior Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Junior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) UNIX
2 11 (22.92%) Solaris
2 11 (22.92%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Network Design
2 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) Product Management
5 6 (12.50%) Service Management
6 5 (10.42%) Change Management
6 5 (10.42%) Network Management
6 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Stress Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.08%) Project Management
9 1 (2.08%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Python
2 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (45.83%) CCNP
3 16 (33.33%) CCNA
4 13 (27.08%) Degree
5 11 (22.92%) Sun Certification
5 11 (22.92%) SCSA
6 3 (6.25%) JNCIA
6 3 (6.25%) CCIP
6 3 (6.25%) CCIE
6 3 (6.25%) CCSP
7 1 (2.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MBA
7 1 (2.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) Huawei
3 13 (27.08%) Juniper
4 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.00%) HP
5 11 (22.92%) Sun
5 11 (22.92%) Oracle
5 11 (22.92%) Veritas
6 8 (16.67%) VMware
7 7 (14.58%) F5
8 3 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (6.25%) BT
8 3 (6.25%) Ericsson
8 3 (6.25%) Nokia
9 1 (2.08%) SAP
9 1 (2.08%) Acronis
9 1 (2.08%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (2.08%) Riverbed