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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 710 780 730
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -50
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 180 121 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.65% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 151 101 149
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £29,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.97% -14.64%

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
20108 18684 22335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 17.20% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15928 15114 18224
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +88 176 £27,500 -8.33% 15
London +30 61 £31,750 +13.39% 4
South East +22 58 £27,000 -10.00% 7
Surrey +18 33 £25,500 -15.00% 2
Reigate - 23 £24,500 - 1
City of London +32 19 £46,250 +45.66% 2
South West -1 19 £25,000 -16.66% 1
West Midlands -20 11 £20,000 -41.17%
Cornwall - 11 £22,500 - 1
Redruth - 11 £22,500 - 1
North West -20 9 £37,500 +47.05% 1
East Midlands - 8 £17,500 - 1
Dorking - 8 - -
Yorkshire -19 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £26,500 -11.66%
Birmingham -1 6 £23,000 -32.35%
Lincoln - 6 £17,500 -
Lincolnshire - 6 £17,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 5 £18,000 -
Bromsgrove - 5 £18,000 -
Cirencester - 5 £35,000 -
Horsham - 4 £42,500 -
Reading - 4 £45,000 -
Cumbria - 4 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +10 3 £26,000 -35.00%
Bromley +3 3 £23,500 -57.27%
Bournemouth -1 3 £28,000 +69.69%

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 158 (45.53%) Cisco
2 152 (43.80%) Windows
3 134 (38.62%) Microsoft
4 133 (38.33%) Firewall
5 128 (36.89%) WAN
6 121 (34.87%) Cisco Certification
7 103 (29.68%) CCNA
8 100 (28.82%) MS Excel
9 99 (28.53%) Telecoms
10 94 (27.09%) MS Exchange
11 92 (26.51%) LAN
12 89 (25.65%) VPN
12 89 (25.65%) Ethernet
13 87 (25.07%) MPLS
14 85 (24.50%) Active Directory
15 83 (23.92%) ITIL
16 78 (22.48%) Internet
17 73 (21.04%) MS Office
17 73 (21.04%) TCP/IP
18 63 (18.16%) VoIP
19 61 (17.58%) Broadband
20 58 (16.71%) C
21 57 (16.43%) Windows XP
22 56 (16.14%) Linux
22 56 (16.14%) SLA
22 56 (16.14%) Microsoft Certification
23 55 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
24 53 (15.27%) DNS
25 51 (14.70%) Windows 7
26 50 (14.41%) VMware

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 94 (27.09%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.46%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.46%) Lync
6 10 (2.88%) Apache
7 9 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (2.59%) Moodle
8 7 (2.02%) WorkSite
8 7 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.73%) IIS
10 4 (1.15%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 100 (28.82%) MS Excel
2 73 (21.04%) MS Office
3 29 (8.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.58%) Eikon
4 1 (0.29%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.59%) Office 365
2 5 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 133 (38.33%) Firewall
2 128 (36.89%) WAN
3 92 (26.51%) LAN
4 89 (25.65%) VPN
4 89 (25.65%) Ethernet
5 87 (25.07%) MPLS
6 78 (22.48%) Internet
7 73 (21.04%) TCP/IP
8 63 (18.16%) VoIP
9 61 (17.58%) Broadband
10 53 (15.27%) DNS
11 48 (13.83%) BGP
12 33 (9.51%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (9.22%) Network Security
14 31 (8.93%) Wi-Fi
14 31 (8.93%) Wireless
14 31 (8.93%) DHCP
14 31 (8.93%) ISDN
15 29 (8.36%) OSPF
16 26 (7.49%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.86%) MySQL
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.44%) Bugzilla
General
1 99 (28.53%) Telecoms
2 16 (4.61%) Retail
3 13 (3.75%) Finance
4 10 (2.88%) Billing
5 6 (1.73%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (1.73%) French Language
5 6 (1.73%) German Language
5 6 (1.73%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.73%) Japanese Language
5 6 (1.73%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.15%) Local Government
6 4 (1.15%) Marketing
7 3 (0.86%) Banking
7 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.58%) Legal
8 2 (0.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (23.05%) Network Engineer
1 80 (23.05%) Analyst
2 58 (16.71%) Support Engineer
3 38 (10.95%) Service Analyst
4 36 (10.37%) Service Desk Analyst
5 34 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (8.65%) Support Analyst
7 24 (6.92%) IT Support
8 23 (6.63%) Technical Support
8 23 (6.63%) Development Engineer
9 21 (6.05%) Operations Engineer
9 21 (6.05%) Network Operations Engineer
10 20 (5.76%) Network Support Engineer
10 20 (5.76%) Network Support
11 15 (4.32%) Technical Engineer
11 15 (4.32%) Technical Support Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) NOC Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (3.75%) Senior Network Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.73%) HTML
1 6 (1.73%) CSS
2 5 (1.44%) Ajax
2 5 (1.44%) COM
3 3 (0.86%) .NET
4 1 (0.29%) Middleware
4 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.80%) Blackberry
2 26 (7.49%) Embedded Systems
2 26 (7.49%) MPEG
3 18 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.32%) EPoS
5 12 (3.46%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.31%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.31%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.02%) Replication
9 6 (1.73%) PMI
10 5 (1.44%) VLE
11 4 (1.15%) CMDB
12 2 (0.58%) Equities
12 2 (0.58%) iPhone
12 2 (0.58%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 152 (43.80%) Windows
2 57 (16.43%) Windows XP
3 56 (16.14%) Linux
4 55 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (14.70%) Windows 7
6 48 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (6.92%) Windows 8
9 19 (5.48%) Windows Vista
10 12 (3.46%) Android
11 6 (1.73%) UNIX
11 6 (1.73%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.44%) SUSE
12 5 (1.44%) Debian
13 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.86%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.86%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (23.92%) ITIL
2 46 (13.26%) Network Monitoring
3 29 (8.36%) Kalman Filter
4 28 (8.07%) Service Delivery
5 25 (7.20%) DRM
6 21 (6.05%) CRM
6 21 (6.05%) Project Management
7 19 (5.48%) Line Management
8 18 (5.19%) PRINCE2
9 15 (4.32%) Incident Management
9 15 (4.32%) Service Management
10 12 (3.46%) Information Security
11 11 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (2.59%) Time Management
13 8 (2.31%) Validation
13 8 (2.31%) Migration
13 8 (2.31%) Change Management
14 7 (2.02%) Content Management
14 7 (2.02%) Configuration Management
14 7 (2.02%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 58 (16.71%) C
2 31 (8.93%) C++
3 22 (6.34%) SQL
4 12 (3.46%) PHP
5 7 (2.02%) Perl
6 6 (1.73%) Java
7 5 (1.44%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.44%) Python
8 2 (0.58%) AWK
8 2 (0.58%) C#
8 2 (0.58%) VB
8 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 121 (34.87%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (29.68%) CCNA
3 56 (16.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (9.51%) Network+ Certification
5 30 (8.65%) CCNP
6 28 (8.07%) Degree
7 27 (7.78%) A+ Certification
8 24 (6.92%) MCSA
9 13 (3.75%) MCP
10 12 (3.46%) MCSE
10 12 (3.46%) MCTS
11 11 (3.17%) MCITP
11 11 (3.17%) CCIP
12 7 (2.02%) PMP
12 7 (2.02%) PMI Certification
12 7 (2.02%) HND
13 6 (1.73%) MOS
14 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.44%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (16.14%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (24.50%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.63%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (5.76%) Hyper-V
5 19 (5.48%) Terminal Services
6 9 (2.59%) XenApp
7 8 (2.31%) Firmware
8 7 (2.02%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.73%) vSphere
10 5 (1.44%) Samba
11 3 (0.86%) Xen
12 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (5.76%) Backup Exec
2 10 (2.88%) FortiGate
3 8 (2.31%) SCCM
3 8 (2.31%) WSUS
4 3 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.58%) OpenView
5 2 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.29%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 158 (45.53%) Cisco
2 134 (38.62%) Microsoft
3 50 (14.41%) VMware
4 41 (11.82%) Juniper
5 30 (8.65%) HP
5 30 (8.65%) BT
6 29 (8.36%) Citrix
7 27 (7.78%) CheckPoint
7 27 (7.78%) SolarWinds
8 24 (6.92%) Broadcom
9 20 (5.76%) BMC
10 19 (5.48%) Sophos
11 17 (4.90%) Symantec
12 16 (4.61%) Remedy
13 12 (3.46%) F5
14 10 (2.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 9 (2.59%) WatchGuard
15 9 (2.59%) Retalix
15 9 (2.59%) Dell
16 8 (2.31%) Apple
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fixed term for 6 months
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £20k per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to 40K plus Bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum bonus and travel industry benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Our IT Deparment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus overtime
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Summerleaze Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
London, United Kingdom
UK Mission Enterprise
Salary: £25k-£30k per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago