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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank - 231 207
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.034% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.20% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Average salary - £68,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +48.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+55.73% +12.96%
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
1099 1025 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.81% 17.29% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 926 804 775
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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