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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer (DSLAM)
Rank 870 897 883
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs citing DSLAM 13 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.068% 0.050% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £27,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+49.09% -45.00%

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 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 22 May 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
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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 +38 13 £41,000 -
South East - 11 - -
Reading - 11 - -
Berkshire - 11 - -
Manchester +15 2 £41,000 +49.09%
North West -2 2 £41,000 +49.09%
Rochdale - 2 £41,000 -

DSLAM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (91.43%) Telecoms
2 22 (62.86%) Service Management
3 20 (57.14%) Product Management
4 19 (54.29%) Broadband
5 18 (51.43%) xDSL
6 17 (48.57%) Ethernet
6 17 (48.57%) ATM
7 14 (40.00%) Marketing
8 13 (37.14%) Huawei
8 13 (37.14%) MPLS
9 12 (34.29%) Network Design
9 12 (34.29%) Degree
10 11 (31.43%) NGN
10 11 (31.43%) DOCSIS
10 11 (31.43%) LAN
10 11 (31.43%) PSTN
11 10 (28.57%) SDH
11 10 (28.57%) CRM
12 8 (22.86%) UNIX
12 8 (22.86%) CCNP
12 8 (22.86%) PPP
12 8 (22.86%) VPN
12 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (22.86%) Firewall
13 6 (17.14%) STB
13 6 (17.14%) SCSA
13 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (17.14%) IPTV
13 6 (17.14%) Sun Certification
13 6 (17.14%) Veritas

DSLAM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Broadband
2 18 (51.43%) xDSL
3 17 (48.57%) Ethernet
3 17 (48.57%) ATM
4 13 (37.14%) MPLS
5 11 (31.43%) NGN
5 11 (31.43%) DOCSIS
5 11 (31.43%) LAN
5 11 (31.43%) PSTN
6 10 (28.57%) SDH
7 8 (22.86%) PPP
7 8 (22.86%) VPN
7 8 (22.86%) Firewall
8 6 (17.14%) VoIP
9 2 (5.71%) LLU
9 2 (5.71%) CDMA
9 2 (5.71%) UMTS
9 2 (5.71%) Internet
9 2 (5.71%) DWDM
9 2 (5.71%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (91.43%) Telecoms
2 14 (40.00%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Product Manager
2 11 (31.43%) Account Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Account Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Account Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) STB
1 6 (17.14%) IPTV
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) UNIX
2 6 (17.14%) Solaris
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Service Management
2 20 (57.14%) Product Management
3 12 (34.29%) Network Design
4 10 (28.57%) CRM
5 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Process Management
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) Benchmarking
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) Coaching
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security
9 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.14%) SCSA
3 6 (17.14%) Sun Certification
3 6 (17.14%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) PMP
4 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (11.43%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Huawei
2 6 (17.14%) Veritas
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Sun
2 6 (17.14%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 5 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 5 (14.29%) Nokia
3 5 (14.29%) BT
4 2 (5.71%) Juniper