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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 433 436 436
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 15 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.13% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.61% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 0
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
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
4000 4627 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.79% 22.17% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3391 3566 3384
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 -19 14 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
xDSL
England

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) MPLS
2 22 (95.65%) Firewall
3 21 (91.30%) IPsec
3 21 (91.30%) OSPF
3 21 (91.30%) BGP
3 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 21 (91.30%) WAN
4 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (73.91%) VPN
6 16 (69.57%) SSL
6 16 (69.57%) PPP
6 16 (69.57%) Wireless
6 16 (69.57%) EIGRP
7 15 (65.22%) L2TP
7 15 (65.22%) Juniper
8 13 (56.52%) CCNP
8 13 (56.52%) VMware
9 12 (52.17%) Ethernet
9 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
10 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
10 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (43.48%) IPv4
11 8 (34.78%) Broadband
12 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
12 7 (30.43%) F5
13 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (26.09%) IaaS
13 6 (26.09%) Ipanema Technologies
13 6 (26.09%) Spanning Tree

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) MPLS
2 22 (95.65%) Firewall
3 21 (91.30%) BGP
3 21 (91.30%) IPsec
3 21 (91.30%) OSPF
3 21 (91.30%) WAN
4 17 (73.91%) VPN
5 16 (69.57%) EIGRP
5 16 (69.57%) PPP
5 16 (69.57%) SSL
5 16 (69.57%) Wireless
6 15 (65.22%) L2TP
7 12 (52.17%) Ethernet
8 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (43.48%) IPv4
9 8 (34.78%) Broadband
10 7 (30.43%) Unified Communications
11 6 (26.09%) LAN
11 6 (26.09%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (26.09%) WAAS
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Presales Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Presales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Network Support
5 3 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) WAN Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Load Balancing
2 6 (26.09%) Presales
2 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Network Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stress Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Perl
1 4 (17.39%) Python
1 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) CCIE
3 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 4 (17.39%) CCSP
4 4 (17.39%) JNCIA
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) CCIP
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Juniper
3 13 (56.52%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) F5
5 6 (26.09%) Ipanema Technologies
5 6 (26.09%) Riverbed
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 3 (13.04%) Mitel
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) Sun
7 1 (4.35%) Veritas
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DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £27000 per annum + £4k Shift Allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 6 days ago