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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 715 754 749
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -5
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 188 123 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 146 114 133
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.38%

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
20774 18949 21640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.59% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16468 15309 17691
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +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 September 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 September 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 +39 178 £26,500 -3.63% 14
South East +25 70 £26,500 -11.66% 7
London +5 59 £31,750 +15.45% 2
Surrey +21 27 £23,250 -22.50% 5
Berkshire -1 17 £36,000 +89.47%
South West - 15 £25,000 - 1
Reading -6 13 £37,500 +97.36%
Dorking - 12 - -
City of London +11 10 £47,500 +49.60%
West Midlands +5 10 £18,000 -42.85%
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £37,500 +25.00%
North West -13 10 £21,500 +16.21% 3
Reigate - 10 £24,000 - 3
Yorkshire -35 8 £40,000 -15.78%
Worcestershire - 7 £17,500 -
Bromsgrove - 7 £17,500 -
Hampshire -8 6 £26,500 +43.24%
Cornwall - 6 £25,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £35,000 -
Redruth - 5 £25,000 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £17,500 - 1
Lincolnshire - 5 £17,500 -
Cirencester - 5 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 5 £37,500 -
Lincoln - 5 £17,500 -
Kent -1 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Basingstoke -6 4 £26,500 -20.89%
Scotland -15 4 £22,000 -26.66% 2
Bromley - 4 £23,500 -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 180 (49.45%) Windows
2 166 (45.60%) Cisco
3 156 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 135 (37.09%) Firewall
5 134 (36.81%) WAN
6 120 (32.97%) Cisco Certification
7 113 (31.04%) VPN
8 107 (29.40%) MS Excel
9 100 (27.47%) TCP/IP
9 100 (27.47%) CCNA
10 99 (27.20%) Telecoms
11 98 (26.92%) MS Exchange
12 96 (26.37%) Ethernet
13 94 (25.82%) Active Directory
14 93 (25.55%) LAN
15 90 (24.73%) MS Office
16 83 (22.80%) MPLS
17 75 (20.60%) Microsoft Certification
18 71 (19.51%) ITIL
19 70 (19.23%) Windows 7
20 69 (18.96%) Broadband
21 68 (18.68%) Internet
22 65 (17.86%) DNS
22 65 (17.86%) Linux
23 58 (15.93%) VMware
24 57 (15.66%) Windows XP
24 57 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
25 53 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
26 52 (14.29%) BGP
27 50 (13.74%) Blackberry

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 98 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 38 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.75%) WorkSite
6 10 (2.75%) IIS
6 10 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.20%) Apache
8 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.92%) Lync
9 6 (1.65%) Moodle
10 3 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 107 (29.40%) MS Excel
2 90 (24.73%) MS Office
3 26 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Eikon
2 2 (0.55%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.02%) Office 365
2 6 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 135 (37.09%) Firewall
2 134 (36.81%) WAN
3 113 (31.04%) VPN
4 100 (27.47%) TCP/IP
5 96 (26.37%) Ethernet
6 93 (25.55%) LAN
7 83 (22.80%) MPLS
8 69 (18.96%) Broadband
9 68 (18.68%) Internet
10 65 (17.86%) DNS
11 52 (14.29%) BGP
12 47 (12.91%) Wireless
13 45 (12.36%) DHCP
14 41 (11.26%) VoIP
15 33 (9.07%) OSPF
16 31 (8.52%) SNMP
17 29 (7.97%) ISDN
18 28 (7.69%) Network Security
19 27 (7.42%) Cisco ASA
20 26 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.10%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.82%) MySQL
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Bugzilla
1 5 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 99 (27.20%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.95%) Finance
3 15 (4.12%) Retail
4 11 (3.02%) Billing
5 6 (1.65%) Marketing
5 6 (1.65%) Spanish Language
6 3 (0.82%) Banking
6 3 (0.82%) Law
6 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.55%) Local Government
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (24.18%) Network Engineer
2 87 (23.90%) Analyst
3 71 (19.51%) Support Engineer
4 54 (14.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 44 (12.09%) Service Analyst
6 42 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
7 41 (11.26%) Support Analyst
8 27 (7.42%) IT Support
9 25 (6.87%) Network Support
10 23 (6.32%) Network Support Engineer
11 22 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (5.77%) Development Engineer
13 19 (5.22%) Technical Support
14 18 (4.95%) Operations Engineer
14 18 (4.95%) Network Operations Engineer
15 17 (4.67%) Desktop Support
16 14 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
16 14 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
17 13 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
18 12 (3.30%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.02%) HTML
2 9 (2.47%) CSS
3 6 (1.65%) XML
3 6 (1.65%) .NET
3 6 (1.65%) COM
4 5 (1.37%) Ajax
5 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.74%) Blackberry
2 24 (6.59%) MPEG
2 24 (6.59%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (4.12%) EPoS
4 14 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.02%) iPhone
8 8 (2.20%) Thin Client
8 8 (2.20%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.92%) Replication
9 7 (1.92%) Firmware
10 6 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.10%) EMV
11 4 (1.10%) EFT
12 2 (0.55%) AS400
12 2 (0.55%) Equities
12 2 (0.55%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 180 (49.45%) Windows
2 70 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 65 (17.86%) Linux
4 57 (15.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (15.66%) Windows XP
5 53 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (9.62%) Windows 8
8 22 (6.04%) Windows Vista
9 14 (3.85%) Android
10 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.37%) SUSE
10 5 (1.37%) Debian
10 5 (1.37%) UNIX
11 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.82%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.82%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.82%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.51%) ITIL
2 36 (9.89%) Service Delivery
3 33 (9.07%) Network Monitoring
4 24 (6.59%) CRM
5 23 (6.32%) DRM
6 21 (5.77%) Project Management
7 19 (5.22%) Service Management
8 14 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 14 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (3.30%) Validation
10 11 (3.02%) Migration
11 9 (2.47%) Content Management
11 9 (2.47%) Change Management
11 9 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (1.92%) ITIL V3
13 6 (1.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (1.65%) Information Retrieval
13 6 (1.65%) ERP
13 6 (1.65%) PRINCE2
13 6 (1.65%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 46 (12.64%) C
2 29 (7.97%) C++
3 24 (6.59%) SQL
4 15 (4.12%) PHP
5 9 (2.47%) Java
6 7 (1.92%) Perl
7 5 (1.37%) Python
7 5 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.82%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.82%) VB
9 2 (0.55%) C#
9 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.55%) AWK
10 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 120 (32.97%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (27.47%) CCNA
3 75 (20.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (9.34%) Degree
5 30 (8.24%) CCNP
6 29 (7.97%) MCP
7 28 (7.69%) MCSA
8 24 (6.59%) MCITP
9 22 (6.04%) MCSE
10 20 (5.49%) A+ Certification
11 19 (5.22%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (2.20%) CCIP
13 7 (1.92%) MOS
13 7 (1.92%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.65%) MCTS
15 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
15 5 (1.37%) HND
16 3 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 2 (0.55%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.89%) SLA
2 5 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 94 (25.82%) Active Directory
2 39 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (7.97%) Terminal Services
4 27 (7.42%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (6.32%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.30%) XenApp
7 6 (1.65%) vSphere
8 5 (1.37%) UAG
8 5 (1.37%) Samba
8 5 (1.37%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.10%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.82%) Xen
11 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 19 (5.22%) Backup Exec
2 14 (3.85%) SCCM
3 13 (3.57%) WSUS
4 8 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.37%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.27%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 166 (45.60%) Cisco
2 156 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 58 (15.93%) VMware
4 40 (10.99%) Juniper
5 31 (8.52%) Citrix
6 27 (7.42%) HP
7 22 (6.04%) Broadcom
8 21 (5.77%) BT
9 20 (5.49%) CheckPoint
9 20 (5.49%) Symantec
10 16 (4.40%) SolarWinds
11 15 (4.12%) Apple
11 15 (4.12%) Dell
12 14 (3.85%) Avaya
13 12 (3.30%) BMC
13 12 (3.30%) Sophos
14 11 (3.02%) WatchGuard
15 10 (2.75%) Remedy
16 9 (2.47%) Retalix
16 9 (2.47%) F5
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Salary: £35346.00 - £42275.00 per annum + £4k on-call, up to 38 d/h, pens
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 6k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 6k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 17.5k + 2.5k Shift Allowance (DOE)
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary depending on skills, plus overtime.
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