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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 706 789 681
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -108
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 173 104 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.59% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 147 78 160
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £24,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -24.61%

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +53 155 £26,500 -3.63% 23
South East +3 56 £29,500 +31.11% 5
London +18 46 £27,750 -7.50% 3
Surrey +10 33 £31,500 +31.25% 3
Reigate -3 21 £31,500 +24.75% 1
East Midlands +25 18 £17,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +15 15 £23,500 +34.28% 1
Kent +1 12 £22,500 -
City of London +11 11 £32,500 +14.03%
East of England -5 11 £37,500 +25.00%
Dorking - 11 - -
North West -14 10 £32,500 +14.03% 6
West Sussex - 9 £52,500 -
Manchester -8 8 £32,500 +32.65% 5
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire -2 7 £37,500 -21.05%
Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Rochdale - 7 £32,500 - 1
Horsham - 7 £52,500 -
South West -11 6 £23,750 -44.11% 5
Nottingham +14 5 £20,000 +14.28%
Scotland +6 4 £31,250 - 3
Devon - 4 - -
Lincolnshire - 4 £17,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Lincoln - 4 £17,000 -
Selby - 4 £40,000 -
Hertford - 4 £37,500 -
Watford -12 3 - -
Okehampton - 3 - -

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 191 (54.42%) Cisco
2 165 (47.01%) Windows
3 159 (45.30%) Firewall
4 143 (40.74%) WAN
5 137 (39.03%) Cisco Certification
6 136 (38.75%) Ethernet
7 135 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 122 (34.76%) LAN
9 118 (33.62%) ITIL
10 117 (33.33%) CCNA
11 114 (32.48%) TCP/IP
12 110 (31.34%) MS Exchange
13 100 (28.49%) MS Office
14 99 (28.21%) VoIP
14 99 (28.21%) VPN
15 95 (27.07%) Active Directory
15 95 (27.07%) MS Excel
16 90 (25.64%) SLA
17 88 (25.07%) DNS
18 86 (24.50%) MPLS
19 85 (24.22%) Internet
20 79 (22.51%) Telecoms
21 66 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
21 66 (18.80%) Broadband
22 64 (18.23%) Windows XP
22 64 (18.23%) Network Monitoring
23 61 (17.38%) Windows Server 2012
23 61 (17.38%) Cisco ASA
24 60 (17.09%) BGP
25 58 (16.52%) DHCP

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 110 (31.34%) MS Exchange
2 43 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (10.83%) Lync
4 23 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (5.98%) Apache
5 21 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (4.84%) Tomcat
8 15 (4.27%) Moodle
8 15 (4.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (4.27%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.14%) IIS
10 3 (0.85%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) GroupWise
Applications
1 100 (28.49%) MS Office
2 95 (27.07%) MS Excel
3 20 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Eikon
2 3 (0.85%) Front Arena
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.55%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 159 (45.30%) Firewall
2 143 (40.74%) WAN
3 136 (38.75%) Ethernet
4 122 (34.76%) LAN
5 114 (32.48%) TCP/IP
6 99 (28.21%) VoIP
6 99 (28.21%) VPN
7 88 (25.07%) DNS
8 86 (24.50%) MPLS
9 85 (24.22%) Internet
10 66 (18.80%) Broadband
11 61 (17.38%) Cisco ASA
12 60 (17.09%) BGP
13 58 (16.52%) DHCP
14 56 (15.95%) OSPF
15 44 (12.54%) Wi-Fi
16 41 (11.68%) Wireless
17 35 (9.97%) VLAN
18 34 (9.69%) Network Security
18 34 (9.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.57%) MS Access
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Bugzilla
1 4 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 79 (22.51%) Telecoms
2 11 (3.13%) Retail
3 9 (2.56%) Billing
4 6 (1.71%) Finance
4 6 (1.71%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (1.71%) French Language
4 6 (1.71%) German Language
4 6 (1.71%) Italian Language
4 6 (1.71%) Japanese Language
4 6 (1.71%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.42%) Local Government
5 5 (1.42%) Back Office
6 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.85%) Banking
6 3 (0.85%) Legal
7 2 (0.57%) Advertising
7 2 (0.57%) Games
7 2 (0.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (22.79%) Network Engineer
2 73 (20.80%) Analyst
3 63 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 33 (9.40%) Service Analyst
4 33 (9.40%) IT Support
5 31 (8.83%) Service Desk Analyst
6 27 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 25 (7.12%) Technical Support
8 21 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 21 (5.98%) NOC Engineer
9 20 (5.70%) Support Technician
9 20 (5.70%) IT Support Technician
10 19 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
10 19 (5.41%) Network Operations Engineer
11 18 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
12 17 (4.84%) Technical Support Engineer
12 17 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (4.56%) Desktop Support
14 15 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (4.27%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.28%) MAPI
2 5 (1.42%) COM
3 4 (1.14%) HTML
3 4 (1.14%) CSS
3 4 (1.14%) Ajax
4 1 (0.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.83%) Blackberry
2 20 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.99%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.70%) VLE
5 12 (3.42%) CMDB
6 11 (3.13%) iPhone
7 10 (2.85%) Mathematics
8 9 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (2.56%) MPEG
9 8 (2.28%) PDA
10 6 (1.71%) EPoS
10 6 (1.71%) PMI
11 5 (1.42%) Replication
12 3 (0.85%) Equities
13 2 (0.57%) Blog
13 2 (0.57%) FMCG
14 1 (0.28%) Derivative
14 1 (0.28%) Statistics
14 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 165 (47.01%) Windows
2 66 (18.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 64 (18.23%) Windows XP
4 61 (17.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (14.53%) Linux
5 51 (14.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (12.82%) Windows 8
6 45 (12.82%) Windows 7
7 33 (9.40%) Windows Vista
8 17 (4.84%) UNIX
9 14 (3.99%) Solaris
9 14 (3.99%) Android
10 5 (1.42%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.14%) SUSE
11 4 (1.14%) Debian
11 4 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.85%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.85%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (33.62%) ITIL
2 64 (18.23%) Network Monitoring
3 49 (13.96%) Kalman Filter
4 40 (11.40%) Service Delivery
5 28 (7.98%) Line Management
6 22 (6.27%) Project Management
7 15 (4.27%) Configuration Management
7 15 (4.27%) Service Management
8 13 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 13 (3.70%) Migration
9 11 (3.13%) Time Management
10 10 (2.85%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.56%) Change Management
11 9 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (2.56%) CRM
12 8 (2.28%) BCP
12 8 (2.28%) DRM
12 8 (2.28%) Business Continuity
12 8 (2.28%) Change Control
12 8 (2.28%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (13.68%) C
2 14 (3.99%) SQL
3 13 (3.70%) C++
4 7 (1.99%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.42%) PHP
6 4 (1.14%) Java
6 4 (1.14%) Perl
6 4 (1.14%) Python
7 1 (0.28%) C#
7 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 137 (39.03%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (33.33%) CCNA
3 47 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (10.83%) Network+ Certification
5 36 (10.26%) CCNP
6 26 (7.41%) A+ Certification
7 20 (5.70%) Degree
8 17 (4.84%) MCSA
8 17 (4.84%) MCP
9 13 (3.70%) HND
10 12 (3.42%) MCITP
11 11 (3.13%) CCIE
12 9 (2.56%) MCSE
13 8 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.99%) MCTS
15 6 (1.71%) PMP
15 6 (1.71%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.71%) CCIP
16 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
16 5 (1.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (25.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 95 (27.07%) Active Directory
2 32 (9.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.55%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (3.70%) Firmware
5 7 (1.99%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.71%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.14%) Samba
7 4 (1.14%) XenApp
7 4 (1.14%) Xen
8 3 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.28%) vSphere
9 1 (0.28%) UAG
9 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (5.70%) Backup Exec
2 14 (3.99%) FortiGate
3 11 (3.13%) OpenView
4 4 (1.14%) WSUS
5 3 (0.85%) Cacti
5 3 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.57%) SCCM
7 1 (0.28%) SCOM
7 1 (0.28%) DameWare
Vendors
1 191 (54.42%) Cisco
2 135 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 54 (15.38%) Juniper
3 54 (15.38%) VMware
4 51 (14.53%) CheckPoint
4 51 (14.53%) SolarWinds
5 48 (13.68%) HP
6 33 (9.40%) BT
7 27 (7.69%) Citrix
8 26 (7.41%) Sophos
9 25 (7.12%) BMC
9 25 (7.12%) Apple
9 25 (7.12%) F5
10 17 (4.84%) Oracle
10 17 (4.84%) EMC
11 16 (4.56%) Symantec
12 15 (4.27%) WatchGuard
12 15 (4.27%) Fortinet
13 12 (3.42%) SonicWALL
13 12 (3.42%) Draytek
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Talent Spa
Salary: £24,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000.00 - £17000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Groveland
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + Generous Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £16k - £18k
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £39k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Xn Hotels Systems
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + OOH & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 15% shift
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Ofcom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago