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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 691 756 754
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -2
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 212 120 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 173 106 135
Average salary £26,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £29,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.23% -15.35%

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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +75 203 £26,750 -4.46% 13
South East +26 73 £26,500 -11.66% 3
London -2 72 £31,000 +12.72% 2
Surrey +29 32 £24,500 -23.13% 2
City of London +20 18 £47,500 +49.60%
South West -11 18 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Reigate - 17 £24,500 - 2
Berkshire +9 13 £36,000 +89.47% 1
West Midlands -4 12 £18,000 -45.03% 2
North West -19 12 £32,500 +71.05% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 11 £37,500 +25.00%
Dorking - 11 - -
Reading -1 10 £37,500 +97.36% 1
Yorkshire -26 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Worcestershire - 8 £18,000 -
Cornwall - 8 £25,000 -
Redruth - 8 £25,000 -
Bromsgrove - 8 £18,000 -
Bromley -5 7 £23,500 -57.27%
Lincoln - 6 £17,500 -
Lincolnshire - 6 £17,500 -
East Midlands - 6 £17,500 -
West Sussex - 5 £25,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 5 £37,500 -
Cirencester - 5 £35,000 -
Kent +2 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Dorset -1 4 £17,000 +3.03%
Birmingham -5 4 £23,000 -29.77% 2
Bournemouth -6 4 £17,000 +3.03%

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 185 (47.19%) Windows
2 179 (45.66%) Cisco
3 166 (42.35%) Microsoft
4 146 (37.24%) WAN
5 145 (36.99%) Firewall
6 131 (33.42%) Cisco Certification
7 120 (30.61%) MS Excel
8 114 (29.08%) VPN
9 113 (28.83%) CCNA
10 111 (28.32%) Telecoms
11 109 (27.81%) MS Exchange
12 104 (26.53%) LAN
13 103 (26.28%) Active Directory
14 102 (26.02%) Ethernet
15 99 (25.26%) TCP/IP
16 95 (24.23%) MS Office
17 91 (23.21%) MPLS
18 87 (22.19%) ITIL
19 80 (20.41%) Internet
19 80 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
20 76 (19.39%) Broadband
21 73 (18.62%) Windows 7
22 68 (17.35%) DNS
23 67 (17.09%) Linux
24 63 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
25 61 (15.56%) Windows XP
26 60 (15.31%) VMware
27 58 (14.80%) C
28 57 (14.54%) SLA
29 55 (14.03%) Windows Server 2003

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 109 (27.81%) MS Exchange
2 41 (10.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (4.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 13 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.55%) WorkSite
8 10 (2.55%) IIS
9 9 (2.30%) Lync
10 8 (2.04%) Moodle
10 8 (2.04%) Apache
11 3 (0.77%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 120 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 95 (24.23%) MS Office
3 32 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.51%) Eikon
3 2 (0.51%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.32%) Office 365
2 6 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 146 (37.24%) WAN
2 145 (36.99%) Firewall
3 114 (29.08%) VPN
4 104 (26.53%) LAN
5 102 (26.02%) Ethernet
6 99 (25.26%) TCP/IP
7 91 (23.21%) MPLS
8 80 (20.41%) Internet
9 76 (19.39%) Broadband
10 68 (17.35%) DNS
11 55 (14.03%) VoIP
12 51 (13.01%) BGP
13 49 (12.50%) Wireless
14 45 (11.48%) DHCP
15 33 (8.42%) ISDN
16 32 (8.16%) Network Security
16 32 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
17 29 (7.40%) OSPF
18 28 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
19 27 (6.89%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.02%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.77%) MySQL
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.28%) Bugzilla
1 5 (1.28%) Git (software)
General
1 111 (28.32%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.59%) Finance
3 16 (4.08%) Retail
4 12 (3.06%) Billing
5 8 (2.04%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.53%) Marketing
7 4 (1.02%) Local Government
8 3 (0.77%) Banking
8 3 (0.77%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (0.77%) French Language
8 3 (0.77%) German Language
8 3 (0.77%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.77%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.51%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) Law
9 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 93 (23.72%) Analyst
2 91 (23.21%) Network Engineer
3 74 (18.88%) Support Engineer
4 52 (13.27%) 2nd Line Support
5 49 (12.50%) Service Analyst
6 46 (11.73%) Service Desk Analyst
7 38 (9.69%) Support Analyst
8 27 (6.89%) IT Support
9 25 (6.38%) Network Support
9 25 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
10 24 (6.12%) Development Engineer
11 22 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (5.61%) Technical Support
12 20 (5.10%) Operations Engineer
12 20 (5.10%) Network Operations Engineer
13 16 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
14 14 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
14 14 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
14 14 (3.57%) Desktop Support
15 13 (3.32%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.55%) HTML
2 9 (2.30%) CSS
3 6 (1.53%) .NET
3 6 (1.53%) COM
4 5 (1.28%) XML
4 5 (1.28%) Ajax
5 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.27%) Blackberry
2 27 (6.89%) MPEG
2 27 (6.89%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.83%) EPoS
5 15 (3.83%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.32%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.55%) iPhone
8 8 (2.04%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.04%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.79%) Firmware
9 7 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.79%) Replication
10 4 (1.02%) EMV
10 4 (1.02%) EFT
11 3 (0.77%) PMI
12 2 (0.51%) AS400
12 2 (0.51%) Equities
12 2 (0.51%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 185 (47.19%) Windows
2 73 (18.62%) Windows 7
3 67 (17.09%) Linux
4 63 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (15.56%) Windows XP
6 55 (14.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (8.67%) Windows 8
9 23 (5.87%) Windows Vista
10 14 (3.57%) Android
11 5 (1.28%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.28%) SUSE
11 5 (1.28%) Debian
11 5 (1.28%) UNIX
12 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.77%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (22.19%) ITIL
2 45 (11.48%) Network Monitoring
3 39 (9.95%) Service Delivery
4 26 (6.63%) DRM
5 25 (6.38%) Project Management
5 25 (6.38%) CRM
5 25 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
6 21 (5.36%) Service Management
7 18 (4.59%) Incident Management
8 17 (4.34%) Line Management
9 13 (3.32%) PRINCE2
10 12 (3.06%) Validation
11 10 (2.55%) Migration
11 10 (2.55%) Information Security
11 10 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (2.30%) Change Management
12 9 (2.30%) Content Management
13 8 (2.04%) ITIL V3
14 6 (1.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (1.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.80%) C
2 32 (8.16%) C++
3 25 (6.38%) SQL
4 15 (3.83%) PHP
5 9 (2.30%) Java
6 7 (1.79%) Perl
7 5 (1.28%) Python
7 5 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.51%) AWK
8 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.51%) C#
8 2 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 131 (33.42%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (28.83%) CCNA
3 80 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (8.93%) Degree
5 31 (7.91%) MCSA
6 30 (7.65%) CCNP
6 30 (7.65%) Network+ Certification
7 28 (7.14%) A+ Certification
7 28 (7.14%) MCP
8 23 (5.87%) MCITP
9 21 (5.36%) MCSE
10 11 (2.81%) CCIP
11 10 (2.55%) MCTS
12 8 (2.04%) MOS
13 7 (1.79%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.53%) HND
15 5 (1.28%) SC Cleared
16 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.02%) PMP
16 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (14.54%) SLA
2 5 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 103 (26.28%) Active Directory
2 40 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.65%) Terminal Services
4 26 (6.63%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (5.87%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.06%) XenApp
7 6 (1.53%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.53%) vSphere
8 5 (1.28%) UAG
8 5 (1.28%) Samba
9 4 (1.02%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.77%) Xen
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.51%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (5.87%) Backup Exec
2 12 (3.06%) WSUS
2 12 (3.06%) SCCM
3 7 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.51%) OpenView
4 2 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.26%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 179 (45.66%) Cisco
2 166 (42.35%) Microsoft
3 60 (15.31%) VMware
4 45 (11.48%) Juniper
5 36 (9.18%) HP
6 34 (8.67%) Citrix
7 28 (7.14%) BT
8 26 (6.63%) SolarWinds
9 25 (6.38%) Broadcom
10 24 (6.12%) CheckPoint
11 22 (5.61%) Symantec
12 19 (4.85%) BMC
13 18 (4.59%) Sophos
14 15 (3.83%) Dell
15 14 (3.57%) Avaya
15 14 (3.57%) Remedy
15 14 (3.57%) Apple
16 11 (2.81%) WatchGuard
16 11 (2.81%) F5
17 10 (2.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + great career prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Options
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35346.00 - £42275.00 per annum + £4k on-call, 40 d/h
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
North West London
Ameris
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago