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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 774 838 825
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -13
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 174 147 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.72% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 159 125 148
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £17,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+37.00% -

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
17871 20473 20505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.31% 18.25% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14818 16231 16240
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 May 2016 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 May 2016. 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 +69 167 £30,750 +12.84% 14
London +14 48 £28,500 -28.75% 1
South East +30 47 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South West -5 22 £25,244 +20.20% 3
West Midlands -6 19 £42,000 +78.72% 3
East of England +26 17 £27,000 -12.90%
Surrey 0 17 £45,250 +70.75%
Redruth -10 10 £22,500 +7.14% 1
Cornwall -12 10 £22,500 +7.14% 1
Warwickshire - 10 £42,000 -
Rugby - 10 £42,000 -
Hertfordshire +19 9 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire +4 9 £29,500 -39.48%
Coventry - 9 £44,000 - 2
Feltham - 9 £57,500 -
Berkshire +20 7 £85,000 +88.88%
West Sussex -2 7 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Somerset - 7 £41,500 -
Slough - 7 £85,000 -
Horsham +17 6 £40,000 +19.40% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £22,250 +30.88%
Suffolk - 6 £27,000 -
Oxted - 6 £32,500 -
Abingdon - 6 £29,000 -
Manchester +15 5 £19,500 - 1
North West +11 5 £19,500 -30.35% 2
Scotland -4 5 £37,500 +1.35%
Hampshire +13 4 £25,750 -50.95% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 4 £22,000 +29.41%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £30,000 -

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 163 (61.98%) Cisco
2 136 (51.71%) WAN
3 127 (48.29%) Windows
4 126 (47.91%) Firewall
5 122 (46.39%) Cisco Certification
6 109 (41.44%) LAN
7 104 (39.54%) CCNA
8 95 (36.12%) CCNP
9 94 (35.74%) VPN
10 92 (34.98%) Microsoft
11 90 (34.22%) Telecoms
12 85 (32.32%) MPLS
13 82 (31.18%) TCP/IP
14 80 (30.42%) VoIP
15 72 (27.38%) Wireless
16 70 (26.62%) Windows Server
17 68 (25.86%) Broadband
18 67 (25.48%) VLAN
19 66 (25.10%) Ethernet
19 66 (25.10%) Internet
20 65 (24.71%) DNS
21 64 (24.33%) Juniper
22 62 (23.57%) Active Directory
23 61 (23.19%) ITIL
24 59 (22.43%) VMware
25 54 (20.53%) Wi-Fi
26 53 (20.15%) Cisco ASA
27 52 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
28 51 (19.39%) Linux
29 49 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 40 (15.21%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (4.56%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.18%) Skype for Business
6 10 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.90%) IIS
8 4 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.38%) Apache
11 1 (0.38%) CMS
11 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (11.41%) MS Office
2 27 (10.27%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) FastStats
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.84%) Office 365
2 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.76%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 136 (51.71%) WAN
2 126 (47.91%) Firewall
3 109 (41.44%) LAN
4 94 (35.74%) VPN
5 85 (32.32%) MPLS
6 82 (31.18%) TCP/IP
7 80 (30.42%) VoIP
8 72 (27.38%) Wireless
9 68 (25.86%) Broadband
10 67 (25.48%) VLAN
11 66 (25.10%) Ethernet
11 66 (25.10%) Internet
12 65 (24.71%) DNS
13 54 (20.53%) Wi-Fi
14 53 (20.15%) Cisco ASA
15 36 (13.69%) 3G
16 35 (13.31%) OSPF
17 31 (11.79%) Network Security
18 28 (10.65%) BGP
19 27 (10.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.90%) MS Access
3 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) MSI
1 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 90 (34.22%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.56%) Games
3 9 (3.42%) Finance
3 9 (3.42%) Retail
4 6 (2.28%) Publishing
5 4 (1.52%) French Language
5 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.76%) Legal
6 2 (0.76%) Marketing
6 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.38%) German Language
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (35.36%) Network Engineer
2 60 (22.81%) Support Engineer
3 50 (19.01%) Analyst
4 39 (14.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 33 (12.55%) Network Support
6 28 (10.65%) Network Analyst
6 28 (10.65%) Network Support Engineer
6 28 (10.65%) Technical Support
7 25 (9.51%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 25 (9.51%) Support Analyst
8 21 (7.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 18 (6.84%) IT Engineer
10 16 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (6.08%) Network Support Analyst
11 15 (5.70%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
11 15 (5.70%) 2nd Line Technical Support
11 15 (5.70%) Consultant
12 14 (5.32%) IT Support
13 13 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (4.94%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.08%) 802.1X
2 10 (3.80%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.07%) Data Centre
2 30 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.22%) Driving Licence
4 16 (6.08%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.18%) Blackberry
5 11 (4.18%) EPoS
6 10 (3.80%) iPhone
7 8 (3.04%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.66%) IVR
9 6 (2.28%) RSA SecurID
10 4 (1.52%) Statistics
11 2 (0.76%) Clustering
11 2 (0.76%) Handset
11 2 (0.76%) Life Science
11 2 (0.76%) User Experience
12 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.38%) iPad
12 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.38%) Replication
12 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (48.29%) Windows
2 70 (26.62%) Windows Server
3 52 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (19.39%) Linux
5 45 (17.11%) Windows 7
6 41 (15.59%) Windows 8
6 41 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (11.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (7.98%) Android
8 21 (7.98%) Windows Vista
8 21 (7.98%) Windows XP
9 19 (7.22%) Windows 10
10 17 (6.46%) Unix
11 13 (4.94%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.90%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.52%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.19%) ITIL
2 45 (17.11%) Kalman Filter
3 44 (16.73%) Network Design
4 38 (14.45%) Network Monitoring
4 38 (14.45%) Project Management
5 23 (8.75%) Service Delivery
6 20 (7.60%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (7.60%) Mentoring
7 19 (7.22%) PRINCE2
8 17 (6.46%) Network Management
9 16 (6.08%) Web Filtering
10 13 (4.94%) Problem Management
10 13 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (4.94%) Time Management
11 12 (4.56%) Business Development
11 12 (4.56%) CRM
12 10 (3.80%) B2B
12 10 (3.80%) Coaching
12 10 (3.80%) Network Architecture
12 10 (3.80%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.51%) SQL
2 4 (1.52%) Perl
2 4 (1.52%) Python
3 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.14%) C#
3 3 (1.14%) VBA
4 2 (0.76%) C
4 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 122 (46.39%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (39.54%) CCNA
3 95 (36.12%) CCNP
4 39 (14.83%) Degree
5 31 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (8.75%) MCSA
7 21 (7.98%) CCDA
8 18 (6.84%) CCDP
9 17 (6.46%) A+ Certification
9 17 (6.46%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (3.80%) CCSA
10 10 (3.80%) CCSP
11 9 (3.42%) CCENT
12 8 (3.04%) MCP
13 7 (2.66%) CCVP
13 7 (2.66%) MCITP
14 6 (2.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.52%) PhD
16 3 (1.14%) MCTS
17 2 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (23.57%) Active Directory
2 49 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.18%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (4.18%) XenApp
4 7 (2.66%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.90%) Squid
6 4 (1.52%) Terminal Server
6 4 (1.52%) XenServer
7 2 (0.76%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.38%) NFS
8 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.32%) Backup Exec
2 11 (4.18%) WSUS
3 9 (3.42%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (3.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (2.66%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.52%) SCCM
5 4 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.52%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.14%) MOM
6 3 (1.14%) SCSM
6 3 (1.14%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.76%) WMI
8 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.38%) QRadar
8 1 (0.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 163 (61.98%) Cisco
2 92 (34.98%) Microsoft
3 64 (24.33%) Juniper
4 59 (22.43%) VMware
5 40 (15.21%) HP
6 27 (10.27%) Citrix
7 23 (8.75%) Palo Alto
8 22 (8.37%) F5
8 22 (8.37%) IBM
9 20 (7.60%) Meraki
10 19 (7.22%) Avaya
10 19 (7.22%) CheckPoint
11 15 (5.70%) WatchGuard
12 12 (4.56%) Apple
12 12 (4.56%) Openreach
13 11 (4.18%) Nokia
14 10 (3.80%) BT
15 9 (3.42%) Oracle
16 8 (3.04%) Aruba
16 8 (3.04%) EMC
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