The first table below looks at the demand for VDSL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VDSL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 929 - 903
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VDSL 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 - £49,500
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20651 22515 22399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 19.91% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16370 18140 18686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VDSL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VDSL
Salary Trend

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

VDSL Salary Trend in the UK

VDSL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VDSL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

VDSL Salary Histogram in the UK

VDSL
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VDSL within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England - 6 £25,000 -
East of England - 5 £25,000 -
Chelmsford - 5 £25,000 -
Maldon - 5 £25,000 -
Essex - 5 £25,000 -
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
London - 1 £65,000 -

VDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VDSL 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 VDSL.

1 12 (100.00%) ADSL
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) MCSE
2 7 (58.33%) MCSA
2 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Sophos
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) MCITP
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (58.33%) Draytek
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (58.33%) XenServer
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (58.33%) AVG
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Broadband

VDSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VDSL 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 VDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) ADSL
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) DSLAM
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) PPP
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) HSRP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCSE
1 7 (58.33%) MCSA
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (58.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
1 7 (58.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) Sophos
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
1 7 (58.33%) Draytek
1 7 (58.33%) AVG
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco