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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
UK
Rank - 929 -
Permanent jobs citing VDSL 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.010% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £85,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £85,000 -

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
14124 16758 18949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.76% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11537 13913 15380
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) Broadband
1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (90.00%) DSLAM
2 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (90.00%) Business Development
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) ADSL
2 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) xDSL
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL2
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) 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 10 (100.00%) Broadband
1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (90.00%) ADSL
2 9 (90.00%) DSLAM
2 9 (90.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL2
3 1 (10.00%) xDSL
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Business Development
1 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree