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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank - 232 206
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.049% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.29% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £67,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
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
1191 1025 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.22% 16.80% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 817 730
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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