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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer (DSLAM)
Rank - 871 870
Permanent jobs citing DSLAM 0 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.032% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Average salary - £45,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -12.19%

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
20589 18513 22291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.33% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16291 15059 18257
Average salary £43,044 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +3.52%
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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Broadband
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) LLU
3 5 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) ATM
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (30.00%) SDH
4 3 (30.00%) NGN
4 3 (30.00%) STB
5 2 (20.00%) IPstream
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) BT
5 2 (20.00%) ICMP
5 2 (20.00%) ADSL
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) RIP
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) DNS

DSLAM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Broadband
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) LLU
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) ATM
4 3 (30.00%) SDH
4 3 (30.00%) NGN
5 2 (20.00%) IPstream
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) ICMP
5 2 (20.00%) ADSL
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) RIP
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Account Director
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) STB
2 1 (10.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (20.00%) BT