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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - 238 -
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Median salary - £19,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.51%
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
1085 1113 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.33% 19.05% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 914 940 808
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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