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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 748 747 733
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 149 180 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.86% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 135 128 129
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,600 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%

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
18671 20963 20088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 17.75% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15396 16704 16131
Average salary £45,000 £44,021 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +0.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 5 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 5 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
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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 +4 138 £32,500 +20.37% 17
London +18 59 £32,500 - 8
South East -35 24 £40,000 +50.94% 3
North West +3 20 £22,500 +9.75% 5
South West -7 17 £21,000 -16.00%
City of London +29 13 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Manchester +11 13 £25,000 -9.09% 3
East Midlands +12 9 £39,083 +123.33%
Redruth -1 9 £21,000 -16.00%
Cornwall -3 9 £21,000 -16.00%
Surrey -1 8 £50,000 +122.22% 3
Berkshire -3 7 £40,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire -4 6 £36,750 -8.12% 1
Reading -16 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Derbyshire - 6 £39,083 -
Derby - 6 £39,083 -
Scotland +8 5 £22,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 5 £42,500 +150.00%
Birmingham -3 4 £46,250 +92.70%
West Yorkshire -5 4 £25,750 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £38,750 -
Reigate +17 3 £50,000 +117.39% 3
Bromley +16 3 £29,500 +25.53%
Glasgow +11 3 £21,500 -6.52%
Hampshire +4 3 £42,500 +61.90%
Chorley +1 3 £17,500 -2.77% 1
Lancashire -3 3 £17,500 - 1
Bristol - 3 - -
Oxford - 3 £40,000 -
Cheshire +4 2 £34,000 +65.85%

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 160 (55.36%) Firewall
2 152 (52.60%) Cisco
3 136 (47.06%) Windows
4 129 (44.64%) WAN
5 127 (43.94%) Cisco Certification
6 123 (42.56%) VPN
7 109 (37.72%) LAN
8 107 (37.02%) Ethernet
9 103 (35.64%) MPLS
10 101 (34.95%) TCP/IP
11 97 (33.56%) CCNA
12 90 (31.14%) Microsoft
13 81 (28.03%) DNS
14 76 (26.30%) Juniper
15 74 (25.61%) OSPF
16 71 (24.57%) BGP
17 68 (23.53%) ITIL
18 65 (22.49%) Active Directory
19 64 (22.15%) MS Exchange
20 61 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
21 59 (20.42%) Windows Server 2008
22 56 (19.38%) Cisco ASA
23 55 (19.03%) VoIP
23 55 (19.03%) DHCP
23 55 (19.03%) MS Office
24 53 (18.34%) Windows 7
25 52 (17.99%) Broadband
26 49 (16.96%) MS Excel
26 49 (16.96%) CCNP
27 48 (16.61%) Windows Server 2012

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 64 (22.15%) MS Exchange
2 47 (16.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 44 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (11.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (3.11%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.08%) Lync
7 5 (1.73%) WorkSite
8 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.35%) WordPress
11 1 (0.35%) CMS
11 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 55 (19.03%) MS Office
2 49 (16.96%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.04%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.23%) Office 365
2 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 160 (55.36%) Firewall
2 129 (44.64%) WAN
3 123 (42.56%) VPN
4 109 (37.72%) LAN
5 107 (37.02%) Ethernet
6 103 (35.64%) MPLS
7 101 (34.95%) TCP/IP
8 81 (28.03%) DNS
9 74 (25.61%) OSPF
10 71 (24.57%) BGP
11 56 (19.38%) Cisco ASA
12 55 (19.03%) DHCP
12 55 (19.03%) VoIP
13 52 (17.99%) Broadband
14 46 (15.92%) VLAN
15 40 (13.84%) 3G
16 39 (13.49%) Wireless
17 28 (9.69%) EIGRP
17 28 (9.69%) Wi-Fi
17 28 (9.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.69%) MySQL
1 2 (0.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Ant
General
1 45 (15.57%) Telecoms
2 11 (3.81%) Japanese Language
3 9 (3.11%) Retail
4 6 (2.08%) Local Government
5 5 (1.73%) Games
6 4 (1.38%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.38%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (1.38%) French Language
6 4 (1.38%) German Language
6 4 (1.38%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.38%) Electronics
6 4 (1.38%) Finance
7 3 (1.04%) Marketing
8 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (26.99%) Network Engineer
2 51 (17.65%) Analyst
3 39 (13.49%) Support Engineer
4 37 (12.80%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (9.00%) Service Analyst
6 25 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 24 (8.30%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.92%) Service Desk Analyst
9 18 (6.23%) Implementation Engineer
10 17 (5.88%) IT Support
10 17 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
11 15 (5.19%) Network Implementation Engineer
12 14 (4.84%) Technical Support
13 12 (4.15%) IT Manager
14 11 (3.81%) Field Engineer
15 10 (3.46%) Support Technician
16 9 (3.11%) Desktop Support
16 9 (3.11%) Technical Analyst
16 9 (3.11%) Operations Engineer
16 9 (3.11%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.81%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.04%) COM
3 2 (0.69%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.08%) PMI
4 6 (2.08%) Statistics
5 5 (1.73%) CMDB
5 5 (1.73%) iPhone
6 4 (1.38%) BYOD
6 4 (1.38%) Clustering
7 3 (1.04%) IVR
7 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.04%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.04%) CCTV
7 3 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.69%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.69%) SecurID
8 2 (0.69%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.35%) Tandem
9 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 136 (47.06%) Windows
2 59 (20.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (18.34%) Windows 7
4 48 (16.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (15.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (15.22%) Windows 8
7 38 (13.15%) Windows XP
8 37 (12.80%) Windows Vista
9 18 (6.23%) Linux
10 13 (4.50%) UNIX
11 8 (2.77%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.42%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.38%) Android
14 3 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.04%) Solaris
15 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X Server
15 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (23.53%) ITIL
2 32 (11.07%) Change Management
3 27 (9.34%) Project Management
4 25 (8.65%) Service Delivery
5 24 (8.30%) Network Monitoring
6 20 (6.92%) Network Design
7 16 (5.54%) Validation
8 15 (5.19%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.19%) Mobile Device Management
9 14 (4.84%) Line Management
10 12 (4.15%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (4.15%) Network Management
11 11 (3.81%) Migration
11 11 (3.81%) Service Management
11 11 (3.81%) PRINCE2
12 10 (3.46%) CRM
12 10 (3.46%) Problem Management
13 8 (2.77%) Incident Management
14 7 (2.42%) Knowledge Management
14 7 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.15%) PowerShell
2 10 (3.46%) Perl
2 10 (3.46%) SQL
3 9 (3.11%) Python
4 2 (0.69%) C
4 2 (0.69%) PHP
5 1 (0.35%) VBScript
5 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 127 (43.94%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (33.56%) CCNA
3 61 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (16.96%) CCNP
5 33 (11.42%) Degree
6 31 (10.73%) A+ Certification
7 29 (10.03%) MCSA
8 24 (8.30%) Network+ Certification
9 23 (7.96%) MCSE
9 23 (7.96%) MCP
10 21 (7.27%) MCITP
11 17 (5.88%) JNCIA
12 16 (5.54%) MCTS
13 8 (2.77%) CCDA
14 6 (2.08%) PMP
14 6 (2.08%) PMI Certification
14 6 (2.08%) CCENT
15 5 (1.73%) CCVP
15 5 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.38%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.34%) SLA
2 9 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (22.49%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.08%) Firmware
5 5 (1.73%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.38%) vSphere
7 3 (1.04%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.04%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.04%) XenApp
8 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.69%) Xen
8 2 (0.69%) Kerio MailServer
8 2 (0.69%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.35%) KVM
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (3.46%) FortiGate
2 8 (2.77%) OpenView
2 8 (2.77%) SCCM
3 7 (2.42%) Nagios
3 7 (2.42%) WhatsUp Gold
3 7 (2.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (2.08%) Cacti
5 5 (1.73%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (1.73%) DameWare
5 5 (1.73%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.04%) WSUS
8 2 (0.69%) WMI
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 152 (52.60%) Cisco
2 90 (31.14%) Microsoft
3 76 (26.30%) Juniper
4 33 (11.42%) Fortinet
5 29 (10.03%) F5
5 29 (10.03%) VMware
6 25 (8.65%) HP
7 24 (8.30%) Citrix
8 21 (7.27%) CheckPoint
9 15 (5.19%) Avaya
10 13 (4.50%) SolarWinds
11 12 (4.15%) SonicWALL
11 12 (4.15%) Dell
11 12 (4.15%) IBM
12 11 (3.81%) Remedy
13 10 (3.46%) Apple
14 9 (3.11%) BT
14 9 (3.11%) BMC
15 7 (2.42%) Draytek
16 5 (1.73%) WatchGuard
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