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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 720 795 691
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -104
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 173 116 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.61% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 150 90 170
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £29,875 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.29% -8.07%

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
20215 19108 21977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.74% 17.27% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16167 15275 18065
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +45 166 £28,000 -6.66% 20
London +5 58 £30,000 - 7
South East +29 55 £28,000 -6.66% 6
Surrey +40 38 £28,000 -6.66% 3
Reigate +2 27 £28,000 - 3
City of London +45 21 £32,500 -9.72% 3
South West -13 13 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire -24 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands +11 10 £23,500 +34.28%
Redruth - 9 £22,500 -
Cornwall - 9 £22,500 -
Dorking - 9 - -
North Yorkshire +2 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Selby - 8 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +19 6 £23,500 +34.28%
West Midlands -1 6 £20,500 -29.31%
East of England -23 6 £31,500 -0.39% 1
North West -32 6 £32,500 +32.65% 2
West Sussex - 6 £50,000 - 1
Kent - 6 £19,500 - 1
Horsham - 6 £50,000 -
Lincoln - 4 £17,750 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £17,750 -
Bromley +12 3 £23,500 -57.27%
Scotland 0 3 £26,000 -5.45% 2
Birmingham -10 3 £23,000 -13.20%
Hertfordshire -18 3 £32,000 -10.17% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £18,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £26,000 - 1
Bromsgrove - 3 £18,000 -

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 174 (47.80%) Cisco
2 160 (43.96%) Windows
3 152 (41.76%) Firewall
4 146 (40.11%) WAN
5 135 (37.09%) Cisco Certification
6 132 (36.26%) Microsoft
7 116 (31.87%) LAN
8 115 (31.59%) CCNA
9 114 (31.32%) Ethernet
10 107 (29.40%) MS Exchange
11 100 (27.47%) ITIL
11 100 (27.47%) MS Excel
12 96 (26.37%) Telecoms
13 92 (25.27%) TCP/IP
13 92 (25.27%) MPLS
14 91 (25.00%) Active Directory
15 88 (24.18%) VPN
16 82 (22.53%) MS Office
17 77 (21.15%) Internet
18 75 (20.60%) VoIP
19 71 (19.51%) Broadband
20 68 (18.68%) SLA
21 64 (17.58%) DNS
22 60 (16.48%) Windows XP
23 57 (15.66%) C
24 56 (15.38%) BGP
25 55 (15.11%) Network Monitoring
26 54 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
27 53 (14.56%) Linux
27 53 (14.56%) VMware

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 107 (29.40%) MS Exchange
2 42 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (6.04%) Lync
4 20 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.85%) Apache
6 11 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (3.02%) Moodle
7 8 (2.20%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.10%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.82%) IIS
10 3 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 100 (27.47%) MS Excel
2 82 (22.53%) MS Office
3 26 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Front Arena
1 4 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.10%) Eikon
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 152 (41.76%) Firewall
2 146 (40.11%) WAN
3 116 (31.87%) LAN
4 114 (31.32%) Ethernet
5 92 (25.27%) TCP/IP
5 92 (25.27%) MPLS
6 88 (24.18%) VPN
7 77 (21.15%) Internet
8 75 (20.60%) VoIP
9 71 (19.51%) Broadband
10 64 (17.58%) DNS
11 56 (15.38%) BGP
12 45 (12.36%) Cisco ASA
13 41 (11.26%) Wi-Fi
14 40 (10.99%) OSPF
15 39 (10.71%) Network Security
16 38 (10.44%) DHCP
17 35 (9.62%) ISDN
17 35 (9.62%) Wireless
18 28 (7.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.10%) MySQL
4 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Bugzilla
1 5 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.55%) Ant
General
1 96 (26.37%) Telecoms
2 21 (5.77%) Retail
3 12 (3.30%) Billing
4 10 (2.75%) Finance
5 6 (1.65%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (1.65%) French Language
5 6 (1.65%) German Language
5 6 (1.65%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.65%) Japanese Language
5 6 (1.65%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.10%) Local Government
6 4 (1.10%) Back Office
6 4 (1.10%) Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Legal
7 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (24.45%) Analyst
2 83 (22.80%) Network Engineer
3 65 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 39 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 37 (10.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 30 (8.24%) Support Analyst
6 30 (8.24%) IT Support
7 27 (7.42%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (6.59%) Technical Support
9 21 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
9 21 (5.77%) Network Operations Engineer
10 19 (5.22%) Development Engineer
10 19 (5.22%) Network Support
11 18 (4.95%) Technical Engineer
11 18 (4.95%) Technical Support Engineer
12 17 (4.67%) Network Support Engineer
13 16 (4.40%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (4.40%) Network Analyst
13 16 (4.40%) NOC Engineer
14 14 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.37%) COM
1 5 (1.37%) CSS
1 5 (1.37%) HTML
1 5 (1.37%) Ajax
2 3 (0.82%) .NET
3 1 (0.27%) MAPI
3 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.07%) Blackberry
2 21 (5.77%) MPEG
2 21 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (4.40%) EPoS
4 15 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.92%) VLE
7 7 (1.92%) Replication
7 7 (1.92%) Thin Client
7 7 (1.92%) Fat Client
7 7 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.65%) PMI
8 6 (1.65%) CMDB
9 4 (1.10%) Equities
10 2 (0.55%) IVR
10 2 (0.55%) iPhone
10 2 (0.55%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 160 (43.96%) Windows
2 60 (16.48%) Windows XP
3 53 (14.56%) Linux
4 52 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (13.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (12.09%) Windows 7
7 42 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (7.97%) Windows 8
9 23 (6.32%) Windows Vista
10 10 (2.75%) UNIX
11 8 (2.20%) Android
12 5 (1.37%) SUSE
12 5 (1.37%) Debian
12 5 (1.37%) Solaris
13 3 (0.82%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.82%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (27.47%) ITIL
2 55 (15.11%) Network Monitoring
3 40 (10.99%) Kalman Filter
4 39 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 21 (5.77%) Line Management
6 20 (5.49%) DRM
6 20 (5.49%) Project Management
7 19 (5.22%) PRINCE2
8 15 (4.12%) Incident Management
9 14 (3.85%) CRM
10 13 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (3.57%) Information Security
11 12 (3.30%) Service Management
12 11 (3.02%) Migration
12 11 (3.02%) Business Continuity
13 10 (2.75%) BCP
13 10 (2.75%) Change Control
13 10 (2.75%) Time Management
13 10 (2.75%) Business Continuity Planning
14 9 (2.47%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (15.66%) C
2 26 (7.14%) C++
3 24 (6.59%) SQL
4 11 (3.02%) PHP
5 7 (1.92%) Perl
6 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.37%) Python
7 5 (1.37%) Java
8 3 (0.82%) C#
8 3 (0.82%) VB
9 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.55%) AWK
10 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 135 (37.09%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (31.59%) CCNA
3 54 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (10.44%) Network+ Certification
5 32 (8.79%) CCNP
6 30 (8.24%) A+ Certification
7 28 (7.69%) Degree
8 21 (5.77%) MCSA
9 13 (3.57%) MCP
9 13 (3.57%) MCTS
10 11 (3.02%) MCITP
10 11 (3.02%) CCIP
10 11 (3.02%) MCSE
11 9 (2.47%) HND
12 7 (1.92%) PMP
12 7 (1.92%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.65%) CCIE
13 6 (1.65%) MOS
14 5 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (18.68%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.49%) Hyper-V
3 20 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (3.30%) Terminal Services
5 10 (2.75%) Firmware
6 8 (2.20%) XenApp
7 6 (1.65%) vSphere
7 6 (1.65%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.37%) Samba
9 3 (0.82%) Xen
10 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (6.04%) Backup Exec
2 17 (4.67%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.92%) WSUS
4 5 (1.37%) OpenView
5 3 (0.82%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) Cacti
6 1 (0.27%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.27%) DameWare
Vendors
1 174 (47.80%) Cisco
2 132 (36.26%) Microsoft
3 53 (14.56%) VMware
4 50 (13.74%) Juniper
5 40 (10.99%) CheckPoint
6 37 (10.16%) SolarWinds
7 36 (9.89%) HP
8 35 (9.62%) BT
9 27 (7.42%) Citrix
10 24 (6.59%) Sophos
11 22 (6.04%) BMC
12 20 (5.49%) Broadcom
13 19 (5.22%) F5
14 17 (4.67%) Symantec
15 15 (4.12%) Remedy
16 11 (3.02%) Apple
17 10 (2.75%) Fortinet
17 10 (2.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 9 (2.47%) WatchGuard
18 9 (2.47%) SonicWALL
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £10000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chiswick, London
International SOS
Salary: £21,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 17.5k + 2.5k Shift Allowance (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 16k-18k (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to 40K plus Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fixed term for 6 months
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Amsys
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Neg
Posted: 17 days ago
Watford, United Kingdom
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Preston
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago