The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL 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 xDSL over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank - 225 202
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.10% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £29,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+75.21% +8.33%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1070 989 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.73% 17.12% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 893 769 832
Average salary £35,820 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.96% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,150 £54,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

xDSL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

xDSL Salary Trend in the South West