The table below looks at the statistics for DSLAM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSLAM over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer (DSLAM)
Rank 873 925 897
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -28
Permanent jobs citing DSLAM 26 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.034% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £48,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 - £50,000

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
20185 20290 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.20% 17.09% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15986 16072 17800
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 £26,517 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

DSLAM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DSLAM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DSLAM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DSLAM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DSLAM within the UK.

DSLAM Salary Trend in the UK

DSLAM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DSLAM over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

DSLAM Salary Histogram in the UK

DSLAM
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSLAM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +52 26 £48,000 +17.07%
South East - 24 £58,750 -
Reading - 24 £58,750 -
Berkshire - 24 £58,750 -
Manchester +7 2 £41,000 -
North West +4 2 £41,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £41,000 -

DSLAM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DSLAM 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 DSLAM.

1 37 (86.05%) Telecoms
2 29 (67.44%) Service Management
3 27 (62.79%) Broadband
3 27 (62.79%) Product Management
4 25 (58.14%) ATM
5 21 (48.84%) Marketing
6 19 (44.19%) xDSL
7 18 (41.86%) NGN
7 18 (41.86%) Ethernet
8 16 (37.21%) Huawei
9 15 (34.88%) SDH
10 13 (30.23%) MPLS
10 13 (30.23%) Degree
11 12 (27.91%) Network Design
12 11 (25.58%) DOCSIS
12 11 (25.58%) LAN
12 11 (25.58%) PSTN
13 10 (23.26%) CRM
14 9 (20.93%) CDMA
14 9 (20.93%) UMTS
14 9 (20.93%) UNIX
14 9 (20.93%) CCNP
14 9 (20.93%) PPP
14 9 (20.93%) VPN
14 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (20.93%) Firewall
14 9 (20.93%) Wireless
15 7 (16.28%) SCSA
15 7 (16.28%) Sun Certification
15 7 (16.28%) Microsoft

DSLAM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DSLAM 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 DSLAM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
1 7 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) Broadband
2 25 (58.14%) ATM
3 19 (44.19%) xDSL
4 18 (41.86%) NGN
4 18 (41.86%) Ethernet
5 15 (34.88%) SDH
6 13 (30.23%) MPLS
7 11 (25.58%) DOCSIS
7 11 (25.58%) LAN
7 11 (25.58%) PSTN
8 9 (20.93%) CDMA
8 9 (20.93%) PPP
8 9 (20.93%) VPN
8 9 (20.93%) Firewall
8 9 (20.93%) Wireless
8 9 (20.93%) UMTS
9 7 (16.28%) VoIP
10 2 (4.65%) OSPF
10 2 (4.65%) BGP
10 2 (4.65%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 37 (86.05%) Telecoms
2 21 (48.84%) Marketing
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Account Manager
2 12 (27.91%) Product Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Junior
5 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Account Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Account Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Network Support
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Account Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Network Support
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) STB
2 6 (13.95%) IPTV
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) UNIX
2 7 (16.28%) Solaris
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Service Management
2 27 (62.79%) Product Management
3 12 (27.91%) Network Design
4 10 (23.26%) CRM
5 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.30%) Benchmarking
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) Process Management
7 3 (6.98%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.65%) Coaching
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.93%) CCNP
3 7 (16.28%) CCNA
3 7 (16.28%) SCSA
3 7 (16.28%) Sun Certification
4 4 (9.30%) PMP
4 4 (9.30%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.65%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO 14001
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Huawei
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Sun
2 7 (16.28%) HP
2 7 (16.28%) Veritas
3 5 (11.63%) BT
3 5 (11.63%) Ericsson
3 5 (11.63%) Nokia
3 5 (11.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (4.65%) Juniper