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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - 240 -
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £19,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +20.00%
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
1134 1092 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.22% 17.97% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 970 911 784
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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