The first table below looks at the demand for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 217 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 8 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 1.72% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Average salary £23,500 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.68% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £33,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-25.37% +17.54%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1004 1046 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.31% 19.44% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 780 887 823
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

ADSL Salary Trend in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADSL across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ADSL Salary Histogram in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -4 3 £30,000 +4.80%
Bristol - 3 £23,500 -
Somerset -19 2 £23,500 -44.70%
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing ADSL 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 ADSL.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) DNS
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) ISDN
5 5 (35.71%) SLA
5 5 (35.71%) IPsec
5 5 (35.71%) 3G
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
5 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
6 4 (28.57%) MPLS
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (21.43%) SHDSL
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) SDH
7 3 (21.43%) VoIP
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) TACACS

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing ADSL 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 ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) ISDN
4 5 (35.71%) IPsec
4 5 (35.71%) 3G
4 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 5 (35.71%) BGP
4 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) SHDSL
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) SDH
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Support
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 2 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) CCDP
2 2 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (14.29%) Aruba
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Dell