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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 725 783 675
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -108
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 149 104 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.098% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.58% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 124 85 149
Average salary £27,250 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,450 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- -21.87%

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
18900 17855 20698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.02% 16.90% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15127 14032 16850
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 5 March 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 March 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 +47 133 £26,250 +5.00% 23
London +54 49 £32,500 +8.33% 6
South East -14 36 £36,250 +59.34% 6
Surrey -9 20 £37,750 +57.29% 2
East Midlands +40 16 £17,000 -12.82%
Nottinghamshire +17 15 £23,000 +27.77%
North West +10 13 £32,500 +8.33% 6
City of London +4 11 £45,000 +95.65% 2
Dorking - 11 - -
East of England -1 9 £37,500 +50.00%
Reigate -3 8 £38,000 +43.39% 1
South West -24 8 £21,000 -30.00% 3
Kent +16 7 £22,500 -
Scotland +6 7 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Hertfordshire -2 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottingham - 7 £17,000 -
Manchester -7 6 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Stansted - 6 £22,500 -
Hertford - 6 £37,500 -
Bromley +15 5 £32,500 +51.16%
West Midlands -23 5 £25,000 +13.63% 2
Rochdale - 5 £32,500 -
Glasgow +9 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Birmingham -13 4 £24,500 +11.36%
Horsham - 4 £48,750 -
Liverpool - 4 £34,500 -
Redruth - 4 £21,000 - 1
Cornwall - 4 £21,000 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £34,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £48,750 -

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 187 (56.84%) Cisco
2 165 (50.15%) Windows
3 154 (46.81%) Firewall
4 144 (43.77%) WAN
5 142 (43.16%) Ethernet
6 137 (41.64%) Cisco Certification
7 123 (37.39%) Microsoft
8 120 (36.47%) LAN
9 117 (35.56%) TCP/IP
10 114 (34.65%) CCNA
11 112 (34.04%) ITIL
12 107 (32.52%) MS Exchange
13 106 (32.22%) VPN
14 97 (29.48%) MS Office
15 92 (27.96%) Active Directory
16 91 (27.66%) VoIP
17 88 (26.75%) DNS
18 87 (26.44%) MS Excel
19 84 (25.53%) MPLS
20 72 (21.88%) SLA
21 71 (21.58%) Internet
22 69 (20.97%) BGP
23 67 (20.36%) Windows Server 2003
24 64 (19.45%) Windows XP
25 63 (19.15%) Broadband
26 62 (18.84%) OSPF
27 61 (18.54%) Telecoms
28 60 (18.24%) Cisco ASA
29 59 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
30 58 (17.63%) Network Monitoring

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 107 (32.52%) MS Exchange
2 39 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (10.33%) Lync
4 25 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (5.17%) Apache
6 17 (5.17%) Tomcat
7 16 (4.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (3.65%) Moodle
9 8 (2.43%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.61%) IIS
11 1 (0.30%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.30%) WordPress
11 1 (0.30%) GroupWise
Applications
1 97 (29.48%) MS Office
2 87 (26.44%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Eikon
2 3 (0.91%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.30%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 154 (46.81%) Firewall
2 144 (43.77%) WAN
3 142 (43.16%) Ethernet
4 120 (36.47%) LAN
5 117 (35.56%) TCP/IP
6 106 (32.22%) VPN
7 91 (27.66%) VoIP
8 88 (26.75%) DNS
9 84 (25.53%) MPLS
10 71 (21.58%) Internet
11 69 (20.97%) BGP
12 63 (19.15%) Broadband
13 62 (18.84%) OSPF
14 60 (18.24%) Cisco ASA
15 58 (17.63%) DHCP
16 47 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
17 36 (10.94%) VLAN
17 36 (10.94%) Wireless
18 33 (10.03%) SNMP
18 33 (10.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.61%) MS Access
3 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.30%) MySQL
4 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Ant
General
1 61 (18.54%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.04%) Retail
3 7 (2.13%) Billing
4 6 (1.82%) Finance
4 6 (1.82%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (1.82%) French Language
4 6 (1.82%) German Language
4 6 (1.82%) Italian Language
4 6 (1.82%) Japanese Language
4 6 (1.82%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.52%) Local Government
5 5 (1.52%) Back Office
6 4 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.91%) Legal
7 3 (0.91%) Banking
8 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.61%) Advertising
8 2 (0.61%) Electronics
8 2 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (22.80%) Network Engineer
2 62 (18.84%) Support Engineer
3 56 (17.02%) Analyst
4 35 (10.64%) IT Support
5 28 (8.51%) Support Analyst
6 27 (8.21%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (6.38%) Field Engineer
8 20 (6.08%) Support Technician
8 20 (6.08%) IT Support Technician
9 19 (5.78%) Operations Engineer
9 19 (5.78%) Network Operations Engineer
9 19 (5.78%) Desktop Support
10 18 (5.47%) Technical Support
10 18 (5.47%) Senior Network Engineer
11 17 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
11 17 (5.17%) NOC Engineer
11 17 (5.17%) Service Analyst
12 14 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (4.26%) Network Support
13 12 (3.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.43%) MAPI
2 6 (1.82%) COM
3 1 (0.30%) .NET
3 1 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.07%) Blackberry
2 21 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.65%) VLE
3 12 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.65%) CMDB
3 12 (3.65%) iPhone
4 9 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (2.43%) PDA
6 6 (1.82%) PMI
7 5 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.91%) Equities
8 3 (0.91%) EPoS
8 3 (0.91%) MPEG
9 2 (0.61%) Clustering
9 2 (0.61%) FMCG
9 2 (0.61%) Blog
10 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.30%) SecurID
10 1 (0.30%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 165 (50.15%) Windows
2 67 (20.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 64 (19.45%) Windows XP
4 59 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (15.20%) Windows 7
7 49 (14.89%) Windows 8
8 41 (12.46%) Linux
8 41 (12.46%) Windows Vista
9 19 (5.78%) UNIX
10 16 (4.86%) Solaris
11 15 (4.56%) Android
12 7 (2.13%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (34.04%) ITIL
2 58 (17.63%) Network Monitoring
3 41 (12.46%) Service Delivery
4 37 (11.25%) Kalman Filter
5 25 (7.60%) Project Management
6 22 (6.69%) Line Management
7 17 (5.17%) Configuration Management
8 15 (4.56%) Incident Management
8 15 (4.56%) PRINCE2
9 14 (4.26%) Time Management
10 11 (3.34%) Migration
11 9 (2.74%) Change Control
11 9 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (2.74%) Service Management
11 9 (2.74%) Validation
12 8 (2.43%) BCP
12 8 (2.43%) Business Continuity
12 8 (2.43%) Business Continuity Planning
12 8 (2.43%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.21%) C
2 9 (2.74%) SQL
3 4 (1.22%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.91%) C++
5 1 (0.30%) Perl
5 1 (0.30%) C#
5 1 (0.30%) VBScript
5 1 (0.30%) VB
5 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 137 (41.64%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (34.65%) CCNA
3 55 (16.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (12.77%) CCNP
5 30 (9.12%) A+ Certification
6 27 (8.21%) Network+ Certification
7 24 (7.29%) Degree
8 23 (6.99%) MCP
9 18 (5.47%) MCITP
10 15 (4.56%) MCSA
11 12 (3.65%) CCIE
11 12 (3.65%) MCTS
12 10 (3.04%) HND
12 10 (3.04%) MCSE
13 8 (2.43%) VCP4
14 7 (2.13%) CCENT
14 7 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.82%) PMP
15 6 (1.82%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.82%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (21.88%) SLA
2 9 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 92 (27.96%) Active Directory
2 34 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.08%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.34%) Firmware
5 7 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.82%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.22%) XenApp
7 4 (1.22%) Xen
8 3 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.61%) vSphere
9 2 (0.61%) UAG
10 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (6.99%) Backup Exec
2 13 (3.95%) OpenView
3 12 (3.65%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.52%) Cacti
5 4 (1.22%) WSUS
6 3 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.61%) SCCM
8 1 (0.30%) SCOM
8 1 (0.30%) DameWare
Vendors
1 187 (56.84%) Cisco
2 123 (37.39%) Microsoft
3 54 (16.41%) Juniper
4 51 (15.50%) VMware
5 48 (14.59%) HP
6 40 (12.16%) SolarWinds
6 40 (12.16%) CheckPoint
7 36 (10.94%) Citrix
8 34 (10.33%) Apple
9 27 (8.21%) BT
10 25 (7.60%) F5
11 20 (6.08%) Fortinet
12 19 (5.78%) Oracle
13 18 (5.47%) Sophos
14 17 (5.17%) EMC
15 16 (4.86%) BMC
16 14 (4.26%) WatchGuard
17 13 (3.95%) Draytek
17 13 (3.95%) Symantec
18 11 (3.34%) Dell
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
UK Mission Enterprise
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
JTL
Salary: £25,000 per annum plus £2,000 London Weighting
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + on-call payments + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Private healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 20-25k Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
CPI Selection
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Heywood, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 - £175.12 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago