The table below looks at the statistics for VDSL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VDSL over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 904 971 -
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -
Permanent jobs citing VDSL 7 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.042% 0.054% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 0
Median salary £85,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+157.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £33,000 -
% change year-on-year
+157.57% -

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
16543 18546 20812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 16.91% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13752 15271 16624
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VDSL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VDSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

VDSL Salary Histogram in the UK

VDSL
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VDSL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 7 £85,000 +157.57%
Slough - 5 £85,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £85,000 -
South East - 5 £85,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Coventry - 2 £45,000 -

VDSL
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing VDSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VDSL.

1 14 (100.00%) Broadband
1 14 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (85.71%) DSLAM
2 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 12 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (85.71%) Business Development
2 12 (85.71%) ADSL
2 12 (85.71%) Mentoring
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) xDSL
4 2 (14.29%) ADSL2
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 2 (14.29%) Validation

VDSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Broadband
1 14 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 12 (85.71%) ADSL
2 12 (85.71%) DSLAM
2 12 (85.71%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (14.29%) ADSL2
3 2 (14.29%) xDSL
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Development
1 12 (85.71%) Mentoring
1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree