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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 692 763 747
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -16
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 200 126 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 0.68% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 165 106 136
Average salary £26,500 £27,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% -14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.92% -17.64%

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
20259 18439 22340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.18% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16033 14973 18252
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014 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 1 October 2014. 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 +58 192 £27,000 -3.57% 13
South East +45 68 £26,500 -7.82% 4
London +18 67 £31,750 +15.45% 3
Surrey +19 32 £24,500 -18.33% 2
City of London +23 18 £47,500 +49.60%
Reigate - 18 £24,500 - 2
South West -2 17 £25,000 -16.66% 1
West Midlands -10 13 £18,000 -47.05% 1
Berkshire +14 11 £36,000 +89.47% 2
North West -14 11 £32,500 +47.72% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £32,500 +8.33%
Dorking - 10 - -
Redruth - 9 £25,000 -
Cornwall - 9 £25,000 -
Reading +9 8 £37,500 +97.36%
Bromsgrove - 8 £18,000 -
Worcestershire - 8 £18,000 -
Bromley -1 7 £23,500 -57.27%
Yorkshire -32 7 £40,000 -20.00%
East Midlands - 7 £17,500 - 1
Lincolnshire - 7 £17,500 -
Lincoln - 7 £17,500 -
Birmingham -5 5 £23,000 -32.35% 1
Cirencester - 5 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £25,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £35,000 -
Scotland -8 4 £22,000 -26.05% 1
North Yorkshire -14 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Cumbria - 4 £42,500 -
High Wycombe - 4 £37,500 -

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 168 (45.65%) Windows
2 167 (45.38%) Cisco
3 153 (41.58%) Microsoft
4 138 (37.50%) Firewall
5 133 (36.14%) WAN
6 120 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
7 113 (30.71%) MS Excel
8 106 (28.80%) CCNA
9 105 (28.53%) VPN
10 104 (28.26%) MS Exchange
10 104 (28.26%) Telecoms
11 96 (26.09%) Active Directory
12 92 (25.00%) LAN
12 92 (25.00%) Ethernet
13 86 (23.37%) ITIL
13 86 (23.37%) TCP/IP
13 86 (23.37%) MPLS
14 84 (22.83%) MS Office
15 80 (21.74%) Internet
16 70 (19.02%) Microsoft Certification
17 67 (18.21%) Broadband
18 63 (17.12%) Linux
18 63 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
18 63 (17.12%) Windows 7
19 61 (16.58%) DNS
20 59 (16.03%) Windows XP
20 59 (16.03%) VoIP
21 58 (15.76%) C
22 56 (15.22%) VMware
23 55 (14.95%) SLA

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 104 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.72%) IIS
7 9 (2.45%) WorkSite
8 8 (2.17%) Lync
8 8 (2.17%) Apache
9 7 (1.90%) Moodle
10 3 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 113 (30.71%) MS Excel
2 84 (22.83%) MS Office
3 33 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.54%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.26%) Office 365
2 6 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 138 (37.50%) Firewall
2 133 (36.14%) WAN
3 105 (28.53%) VPN
4 92 (25.00%) LAN
4 92 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 86 (23.37%) TCP/IP
5 86 (23.37%) MPLS
6 80 (21.74%) Internet
7 67 (18.21%) Broadband
8 61 (16.58%) DNS
9 59 (16.03%) VoIP
10 45 (12.23%) BGP
11 39 (10.60%) DHCP
12 36 (9.78%) Wireless
13 34 (9.24%) Network Security
14 31 (8.42%) ISDN
14 31 (8.42%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (7.34%) DVB
16 25 (6.79%) Wi-Fi
17 24 (6.52%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.82%) MySQL
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Bugzilla
1 5 (1.36%) Git (software)
General
1 104 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 17 (4.62%) Finance
3 16 (4.35%) Retail
4 10 (2.72%) Billing
5 7 (1.90%) Spanish Language
5 7 (1.90%) Marketing
6 4 (1.09%) Local Government
6 4 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (1.09%) French Language
6 4 (1.09%) German Language
6 4 (1.09%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.09%) Japanese Language
7 3 (0.82%) Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Law
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
8 2 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 87 (23.64%) Analyst
2 84 (22.83%) Network Engineer
3 68 (18.48%) Support Engineer
4 44 (11.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 43 (11.68%) Service Analyst
6 41 (11.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 35 (9.51%) Support Analyst
8 27 (7.34%) IT Support
9 24 (6.52%) Development Engineer
9 24 (6.52%) Network Support Engineer
9 24 (6.52%) Network Support
10 23 (6.25%) Technical Support
11 21 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
11 21 (5.71%) Network Operations Engineer
12 19 (5.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
14 15 (4.08%) Technical Support Engineer
15 13 (3.53%) IT Support Engineer
15 13 (3.53%) Senior Support Engineer
15 13 (3.53%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.45%) HTML
1 9 (2.45%) CSS
2 6 (1.63%) COM
2 6 (1.63%) .NET
3 5 (1.36%) Ajax
4 4 (1.09%) XML
5 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.68%) Blackberry
2 27 (7.34%) MPEG
2 27 (7.34%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.08%) EPoS
4 15 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 12 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.17%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.90%) Replication
8 7 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.63%) iPhone
10 4 (1.09%) EMV
10 4 (1.09%) EFT
10 4 (1.09%) PMI
11 2 (0.54%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.54%) Equities
11 2 (0.54%) VLE
12 1 (0.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 168 (45.65%) Windows
2 63 (17.12%) Linux
2 63 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 63 (17.12%) Windows 7
3 59 (16.03%) Windows XP
4 51 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (11.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (8.42%) Windows 8
7 20 (5.43%) Windows Vista
8 14 (3.80%) Android
9 5 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.36%) SUSE
9 5 (1.36%) Debian
10 4 (1.09%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.09%) UNIX
11 3 (0.82%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.82%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.37%) ITIL
2 47 (12.77%) Network Monitoring
3 30 (8.15%) Service Delivery
4 26 (7.07%) Kalman Filter
4 26 (7.07%) DRM
5 25 (6.79%) CRM
6 21 (5.71%) Project Management
7 18 (4.89%) Line Management
7 18 (4.89%) Service Management
8 17 (4.62%) Incident Management
9 15 (4.08%) PRINCE2
10 11 (2.99%) Information Security
10 11 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (2.72%) Validation
12 9 (2.45%) Migration
12 9 (2.45%) Content Management
13 8 (2.17%) Time Management
13 8 (2.17%) Change Management
14 7 (1.90%) ITIL V3
15 6 (1.63%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 58 (15.76%) C
2 32 (8.70%) C++
3 22 (5.98%) SQL
4 15 (4.08%) PHP
5 9 (2.45%) Java
6 7 (1.90%) Perl
7 5 (1.36%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.36%) Python
8 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.54%) AWK
8 2 (0.54%) VB
8 2 (0.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 120 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (28.80%) CCNA
3 70 (19.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (8.15%) Degree
4 30 (8.15%) Network+ Certification
5 29 (7.88%) MCSA
6 27 (7.34%) A+ Certification
7 26 (7.07%) CCNP
8 23 (6.25%) MCP
9 17 (4.62%) MCITP
10 16 (4.35%) MCSE
11 11 (2.99%) CCIP
11 11 (2.99%) MCTS
12 7 (1.90%) HND
12 7 (1.90%) MOS
13 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
14 5 (1.36%) PMP
14 5 (1.36%) PMI Certification
14 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
15 4 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (14.95%) SLA
2 2 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 96 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.07%) Terminal Services
4 25 (6.79%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (5.98%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.26%) XenApp
7 7 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.63%) vSphere
8 6 (1.63%) Firmware
9 5 (1.36%) Samba
10 4 (1.09%) Xen
10 4 (1.09%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.54%) UAG
11 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 11 (2.99%) SCCM
3 10 (2.72%) WSUS
4 8 (2.17%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.54%) OpenView
7 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.27%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 167 (45.38%) Cisco
2 153 (41.58%) Microsoft
3 56 (15.22%) VMware
4 42 (11.41%) Juniper
5 32 (8.70%) Citrix
5 32 (8.70%) HP
6 27 (7.34%) BT
6 27 (7.34%) SolarWinds
7 25 (6.79%) Broadcom
8 23 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 20 (5.43%) Symantec
9 20 (5.43%) BMC
10 19 (5.16%) Sophos
11 15 (4.08%) Remedy
12 11 (2.99%) Dell
12 11 (2.99%) Apple
13 10 (2.72%) F5
13 10 (2.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 9 (2.45%) Avaya
14 9 (2.45%) Retalix
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