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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 729 775 671
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -104
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 169 115 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.61% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 149 86 181
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £25,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -26.47%

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
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £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 December 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 December 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 +48 155 £28,000 +1.81% 10
South East +44 57 £31,500 +40.00% 5
London +42 45 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +18 39 £31,500 +34.04% 3
Reigate +3 29 £31,500 +31.25% 3
East Midlands +33 17 £23,250 +32.85%
City of London +45 15 £32,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +9 12 £23,500 +34.28%
Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 -
South West -3 9 £22,500 -25.00%
East of England -18 9 £37,500 +36.36% 1
West Sussex - 9 £52,500 - 1
Dorking - 9 - -
Kent +1 8 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 -
Horsham - 7 £52,500 - 1
Selby - 7 £40,000 -
North West -23 6 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Hertfordshire -15 5 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Manchester -16 5 £32,500 +32.65% 2
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
Cornwall - 5 £22,500 -
Redruth - 5 £22,500 -
Lincoln - 5 £17,500 -
Lincolnshire - 5 £17,500 -
Rochdale - 4 £32,500 - 2
Nottingham +10 3 £23,500 +34.28%
Devon - 3 - -
Hertford - 3 £37,500 -
South Wales +7 2 £35,000 +66.66% 2

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 190 (49.87%) Cisco
2 180 (47.24%) Windows
3 164 (43.04%) Firewall
4 156 (40.94%) WAN
5 149 (39.11%) Microsoft
6 141 (37.01%) Cisco Certification
7 133 (34.91%) Ethernet
8 130 (34.12%) LAN
9 121 (31.76%) CCNA
9 121 (31.76%) ITIL
10 119 (31.23%) MS Exchange
11 109 (28.61%) TCP/IP
12 108 (28.35%) MS Excel
13 104 (27.30%) MS Office
14 102 (26.77%) Active Directory
15 97 (25.46%) VPN
16 94 (24.67%) Telecoms
17 93 (24.41%) VoIP
18 92 (24.15%) MPLS
19 85 (22.31%) SLA
20 84 (22.05%) Internet
21 83 (21.78%) DNS
22 74 (19.42%) Windows XP
23 70 (18.37%) Broadband
24 63 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
25 62 (16.27%) Network Monitoring
26 58 (15.22%) BGP
27 57 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
27 57 (14.96%) Cisco ASA
28 56 (14.70%) Juniper

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 119 (31.23%) MS Exchange
2 47 (12.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (8.92%) Lync
4 22 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (5.51%) Apache
6 17 (4.46%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.94%) Moodle
7 15 (3.94%) Tomcat
8 14 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.05%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.79%) IIS
11 2 (0.52%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.26%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 108 (28.35%) MS Excel
2 104 (27.30%) MS Office
3 27 (7.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.84%) Eikon
2 5 (1.31%) Front Arena
3 4 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 164 (43.04%) Firewall
2 156 (40.94%) WAN
3 133 (34.91%) Ethernet
4 130 (34.12%) LAN
5 109 (28.61%) TCP/IP
6 97 (25.46%) VPN
7 93 (24.41%) VoIP
8 92 (24.15%) MPLS
9 84 (22.05%) Internet
10 83 (21.78%) DNS
11 70 (18.37%) Broadband
12 58 (15.22%) BGP
13 57 (14.96%) Cisco ASA
14 51 (13.39%) DHCP
15 49 (12.86%) Wi-Fi
16 47 (12.34%) OSPF
17 40 (10.50%) Wireless
18 38 (9.97%) Network Security
19 37 (9.71%) ISDN
20 33 (8.66%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.79%) MySQL
5 2 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Bugzilla
1 5 (1.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 94 (24.67%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.72%) Retail
3 12 (3.15%) Billing
4 10 (2.62%) Finance
5 7 (1.84%) Back Office
6 6 (1.57%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (1.57%) French Language
6 6 (1.57%) German Language
6 6 (1.57%) Italian Language
6 6 (1.57%) Japanese Language
6 6 (1.57%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.31%) Local Government
7 5 (1.31%) Banking
8 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 3 (0.79%) Legal
9 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.52%) Games
9 2 (0.52%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (23.36%) Analyst
2 85 (22.31%) Network Engineer
3 67 (17.59%) Support Engineer
4 41 (10.76%) Service Analyst
5 39 (10.24%) Service Desk Analyst
6 38 (9.97%) IT Support
7 29 (7.61%) Support Analyst
8 24 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 23 (6.04%) Technical Support
10 20 (5.25%) Senior Network Engineer
10 20 (5.25%) Operations Engineer
10 20 (5.25%) Network Operations Engineer
10 20 (5.25%) NOC Engineer
11 19 (4.99%) Technical Engineer
11 19 (4.99%) Technical Support Engineer
12 16 (4.20%) Support Technician
12 16 (4.20%) IT Support Technician
12 16 (4.20%) Network Analyst
13 15 (3.94%) Desktop Support
14 14 (3.67%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.57%) COM
2 5 (1.31%) CSS
2 5 (1.31%) MAPI
2 5 (1.31%) HTML
2 5 (1.31%) Ajax
3 3 (0.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.02%) Blackberry
2 17 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.94%) EPoS
4 14 (3.67%) MPEG
4 14 (3.67%) Mathematics
4 14 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (2.89%) VLE
6 10 (2.62%) CMDB
7 7 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.84%) iPhone
7 7 (1.84%) Replication
8 6 (1.57%) PMI
9 5 (1.31%) Equities
9 5 (1.31%) PDA
10 4 (1.05%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.79%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.79%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.52%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 180 (47.24%) Windows
2 74 (19.42%) Windows XP
3 63 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (13.65%) Linux
7 49 (12.86%) Windows 7
8 43 (11.29%) Windows 8
9 30 (7.87%) Windows Vista
10 16 (4.20%) UNIX
11 11 (2.89%) Android
11 11 (2.89%) Solaris
12 5 (1.31%) SUSE
12 5 (1.31%) Debian
13 4 (1.05%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.79%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (31.76%) ITIL
2 62 (16.27%) Network Monitoring
3 48 (12.60%) Kalman Filter
4 45 (11.81%) Service Delivery
5 28 (7.35%) Line Management
6 23 (6.04%) Project Management
7 19 (4.99%) PRINCE2
8 14 (3.67%) Configuration Management
9 13 (3.41%) DRM
9 13 (3.41%) Service Management
9 13 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (3.41%) Information Security
9 13 (3.41%) Incident Management
10 12 (3.15%) Migration
11 11 (2.89%) CRM
11 11 (2.89%) Business Continuity
11 11 (2.89%) Time Management
12 10 (2.62%) BCP
12 10 (2.62%) Change Control
12 10 (2.62%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.91%) C
2 22 (5.77%) SQL
3 19 (4.99%) C++
4 8 (2.10%) PHP
5 7 (1.84%) Perl
5 7 (1.84%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.31%) Python
6 5 (1.31%) Java
7 3 (0.79%) C#
7 3 (0.79%) VB
8 1 (0.26%) AWK
8 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 141 (37.01%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (31.76%) CCNA
3 57 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (10.50%) Network+ Certification
5 34 (8.92%) CCNP
6 31 (8.14%) A+ Certification
7 22 (5.77%) Degree
8 21 (5.51%) MCSA
9 16 (4.20%) MCP
10 13 (3.41%) MCTS
11 12 (3.15%) MCITP
11 12 (3.15%) MCSE
12 11 (2.89%) HND
13 9 (2.36%) CCIE
14 7 (1.84%) CCIP
14 7 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.57%) PMP
15 6 (1.57%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.57%) MOS
16 5 (1.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (22.31%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (26.77%) Active Directory
2 30 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.51%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (3.41%) Firmware
6 8 (2.10%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.84%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.57%) XenApp
9 5 (1.31%) Samba
10 3 (0.79%) vSphere
10 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.79%) Xen
11 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 25 (6.56%) Backup Exec
2 17 (4.46%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.36%) OpenView
4 7 (1.84%) WSUS
5 3 (0.79%) SCCM
6 2 (0.52%) Cacti
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.26%) DameWare
7 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 190 (49.87%) Cisco
2 149 (39.11%) Microsoft
3 56 (14.70%) Juniper
4 54 (14.17%) VMware
5 48 (12.60%) CheckPoint
6 46 (12.07%) SolarWinds
7 41 (10.76%) HP
8 38 (9.97%) BT
9 32 (8.40%) Citrix
10 27 (7.09%) Sophos
11 26 (6.82%) BMC
11 26 (6.82%) F5
12 20 (5.25%) Symantec
13 17 (4.46%) Apple
14 14 (3.67%) Remedy
14 14 (3.67%) EMC
14 14 (3.67%) Broadcom
15 12 (3.15%) Oracle
16 11 (2.89%) Fortinet
17 9 (2.36%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Pro Rata
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance
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