The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 736 723 751
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 157 185 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.89% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 145 143 113
Average salary £32,500 £26,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18260 20805 18853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.67% 18.13% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15141 16472 15224
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ADSL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ADSL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ADSL within the UK.

ADSL Salary Trend in the UK

ADSL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADSL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

ADSL Salary Histogram in the UK

ADSL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 143 £32,500 +22.64% 19
London +10 56 £32,500 -3.70% 5
North West +18 26 £20,000 -1.23% 4
South East -31 22 £40,000 +50.94% 4
Manchester +20 20 £20,000 - 1
East Midlands +6 13 £39,083 +123.33% 1
West Midlands -4 10 £37,500 +108.33% 2
City of London +23 9 £32,500 -31.57%
South West -28 9 £21,000 -16.00% 1
Scotland +7 8 £22,500 +2.27% 1
Berkshire +2 8 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Derby - 8 £39,083 - 1
Derbyshire - 8 £39,083 - 1
Surrey -16 7 £50,000 +115.05% 1
Birmingham +14 6 £29,500 +28.26% 1
Yorkshire +8 6 £40,000 -
Redruth -2 6 £21,000 -16.00%
Cornwall -6 6 £21,000 -16.00%
Lancashire +7 5 £17,500 - 2
Chorley -2 5 £17,500 -2.77% 1
Glasgow +9 4 £21,500 -17.30%
West Yorkshire +4 4 £18,000 -
East of England +2 4 £48,000 - 1
West Lothian - 4 £22,500 - 1
Livingston - 4 £22,500 - 1
Reigate +10 3 £50,000 +108.33% 1
Oxfordshire +6 3 £37,500 +44.23%
Hertfordshire -7 3 £48,000 -
Reading -10 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Watford - 3 £48,000 -

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ADSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ADSL.

1 164 (56.94%) Firewall
2 150 (52.08%) Cisco
3 126 (43.75%) VPN
4 122 (42.36%) Cisco Certification
5 120 (41.67%) WAN
5 120 (41.67%) Windows
6 106 (36.81%) LAN
7 105 (36.46%) MPLS
8 98 (34.03%) Ethernet
9 96 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 92 (31.94%) CCNA
11 84 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 81 (28.13%) DNS
13 75 (26.04%) OSPF
14 71 (24.65%) Juniper
15 64 (22.22%) BGP
15 64 (22.22%) ITIL
16 63 (21.88%) VoIP
17 60 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
18 59 (20.49%) DHCP
19 57 (19.79%) Active Directory
20 54 (18.75%) MS Exchange
21 51 (17.71%) MS Office
22 50 (17.36%) VLAN
23 49 (17.01%) Broadband
24 48 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
24 48 (16.67%) Wireless
25 47 (16.32%) CCNP
26 46 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
26 46 (15.97%) Windows 7

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ADSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 39 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.43%) Lync
7 5 (1.74%) WorkSite
7 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) IIS
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (17.71%) MS Office
2 43 (14.93%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.04%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.21%) Office 365
2 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 164 (56.94%) Firewall
2 126 (43.75%) VPN
3 120 (41.67%) WAN
4 106 (36.81%) LAN
5 105 (36.46%) MPLS
6 98 (34.03%) Ethernet
7 96 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 81 (28.13%) DNS
9 75 (26.04%) OSPF
10 64 (22.22%) BGP
11 63 (21.88%) VoIP
12 60 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
13 59 (20.49%) DHCP
14 50 (17.36%) VLAN
15 49 (17.01%) Broadband
16 48 (16.67%) Wireless
17 43 (14.93%) 3G
18 30 (10.42%) SSL
19 29 (10.07%) Wi-Fi
20 28 (9.72%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.69%) MySQL
2 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Ant
2 2 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.25%) Retail
3 11 (3.82%) Japanese Language
4 8 (2.78%) Games
5 4 (1.39%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.39%) Local Government
5 4 (1.39%) Finance
5 4 (1.39%) Mandarin Language
5 4 (1.39%) French Language
5 4 (1.39%) German Language
5 4 (1.39%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.04%) Electronics
6 3 (1.04%) Marketing
7 2 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 55 (19.10%) Analyst
3 38 (13.19%) Support Engineer
4 33 (11.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 30 (10.42%) Service Analyst
6 24 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 21 (7.29%) Service Desk Analyst
7 21 (7.29%) Implementation Engineer
8 20 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 17 (5.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 17 (5.90%) Technical Support
10 16 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 15 (5.21%) IT Support
12 13 (4.51%) Support Technician
12 13 (4.51%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (3.82%) Network Support
14 10 (3.47%) Technical Support Analyst
14 10 (3.47%) IT Manager
15 8 (2.78%) Junior
15 8 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.51%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.69%) FreeSWITCH
2 2 (0.69%) HTML
3 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.51%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.43%) Statistics
5 6 (2.08%) PMI
5 6 (2.08%) BYOD
5 6 (2.08%) iPhone
6 5 (1.74%) CMDB
7 4 (1.39%) SecurID
8 3 (1.04%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.04%) CCTV
8 3 (1.04%) Clustering
8 3 (1.04%) IVR
8 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.69%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 120 (41.67%) Windows
2 46 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 46 (15.97%) Windows 7
3 40 (13.89%) Windows 8
4 39 (13.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (13.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (11.46%) Windows XP
7 28 (9.72%) Windows Vista
8 18 (6.25%) Linux
9 12 (4.17%) UNIX
10 8 (2.78%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.74%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.69%) Solaris
13 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.69%) Android
14 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.22%) ITIL
2 37 (12.85%) Change Management
3 27 (9.38%) Project Management
4 23 (7.99%) Service Delivery
5 22 (7.64%) Network Design
6 21 (7.29%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (5.21%) Network Management
8 14 (4.86%) Validation
9 13 (4.51%) Migration
9 13 (4.51%) Line Management
10 12 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
11 11 (3.82%) CRM
12 10 (3.47%) Service Management
12 10 (3.47%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (3.13%) PRINCE2
13 9 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
14 8 (2.78%) Project Planning
14 8 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (2.78%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.13%) Perl
1 9 (3.13%) Python
1 9 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 7 (2.43%) SQL
3 2 (0.69%) C
3 2 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 122 (42.36%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (31.94%) CCNA
3 48 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (16.32%) CCNP
5 28 (9.72%) Degree
6 24 (8.33%) A+ Certification
7 23 (7.99%) MCSA
8 21 (7.29%) Network+ Certification
9 19 (6.60%) MCSE
10 18 (6.25%) MCP
11 16 (5.56%) MCITP
12 14 (4.86%) JNCIA
13 12 (4.17%) MCTS
14 6 (2.08%) PMP
14 6 (2.08%) PMI Certification
14 6 (2.08%) CCENT
15 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
15 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.39%) CCDA
15 4 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.72%) SLA
2 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (19.79%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.08%) Firmware
5 4 (1.39%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.39%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.04%) XenApp
6 3 (1.04%) vSphere
6 3 (1.04%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.69%) Kerio MailServer
7 2 (0.69%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.69%) Xen
8 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.35%) KVM
8 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 11 (3.82%) WhatsUp Gold
3 9 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (2.78%) SCCM
4 8 (2.78%) Cacti
5 7 (2.43%) OpenView
5 7 (2.43%) Nagios
6 6 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (1.74%) DameWare
7 5 (1.74%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (1.39%) WMI
9 3 (1.04%) WSUS
9 3 (1.04%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.69%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 150 (52.08%) Cisco
2 84 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 71 (24.65%) Juniper
4 32 (11.11%) F5
5 30 (10.42%) Fortinet
6 26 (9.03%) CheckPoint
7 25 (8.68%) VMware
8 23 (7.99%) HP
9 19 (6.60%) Avaya
10 18 (6.25%) SolarWinds
11 16 (5.56%) Citrix
12 12 (4.17%) SonicWALL
13 11 (3.82%) Dell
13 11 (3.82%) Remedy
14 10 (3.47%) BT
14 10 (3.47%) IBM
15 9 (3.13%) BMC
16 7 (2.43%) Apple
17 6 (2.08%) Crossbeam
17 6 (2.08%) Draytek
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