The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank 236 247 240
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing DSL 17 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.17% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.58% 0.87% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 0
Median salary £43,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £33,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.85%
DSL
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1077 1155 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.37% 19.42% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1011 873
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DSL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DSL Salary Trend in the South West

DSL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSL across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

DSL Salary Histogram in the South West

DSL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +19 16 £43,500 +33.84%
Dorset - 1 £22,500 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for DSL.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
1 16 (94.12%) Ethernet
1 16 (94.12%) VPN
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
1 16 (94.12%) Dell
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
1 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (82.35%) Server Building
2 14 (82.35%) Remote Desktop
2 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery
2 14 (82.35%) High Availability
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco PIX
2 14 (82.35%) Veeam
2 14 (82.35%) Symantec
2 14 (82.35%) MPLS
2 14 (82.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (82.35%) MCITP
2 14 (82.35%) Load Balancing
2 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
2 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2007

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
2 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (82.35%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Ethernet
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
1 16 (94.12%) VPN
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco PIX
2 14 (82.35%) MPLS
2 14 (82.35%) Remote Desktop
2 14 (82.35%) SSL
2 14 (82.35%) VoIP
2 14 (82.35%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Consultant
1 12 (70.59%) IT Consultant
1 12 (70.59%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Clustering
1 14 (82.35%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) High Availability
1 14 (82.35%) Load Balancing
1 14 (82.35%) Migration
1 14 (82.35%) Problem Management
1 14 (82.35%) Server Building
1 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery
2 12 (70.59%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCIE
2 14 (82.35%) CCNA
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) MCITP
2 14 (82.35%) MCP
2 14 (82.35%) MCSE
2 14 (82.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) Terminal Services
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
1 16 (94.12%) Dell
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Draytek
2 14 (82.35%) HP
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
2 14 (82.35%) ProCurve
2 14 (82.35%) SonicWALL
2 14 (82.35%) Symantec
2 14 (82.35%) Veeam
2 14 (82.35%) Veritas
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) WatchGuard
2 14 (82.35%) ZyXEL
3 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 2 (11.76%) Avaya
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Xerox