The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 880 944 -
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -
Permanent jobs citing VDSL 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.062% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £34,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £25,000 -
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -

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
19242 20223 20894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.11% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 16194 16861
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 £27,250
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% -

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 27 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VDSL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +57 11 £34,000 +36.00%
Knutsford - 10 £34,000 -
Cheshire - 10 £34,000 -
North West - 10 £34,000 -
South East - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -

VDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) ADSL
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 11 (84.62%) NAS
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) JNCIA
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Dell
2 11 (84.62%) Change Management
2 11 (84.62%) MCTS
2 11 (84.62%) MCITP
2 11 (84.62%) VLAN
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) SAN
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) IBM
2 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 11 (84.62%) DHCP
2 11 (84.62%) MCSE

VDSL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) ADSL
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (84.62%) SAN
2 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 11 (84.62%) DHCP
2 11 (84.62%) VLAN
2 11 (84.62%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) PBX
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) DWDM
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) RTP
3 2 (15.38%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 8
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
1 11 (84.62%) Change Management
1 11 (84.62%) Mobile Device Management
1 11 (84.62%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) MCP
2 11 (84.62%) MCSE
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
2 11 (84.62%) JNCIA
2 11 (84.62%) MCTS
2 11 (84.62%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCVP
3 2 (15.38%) GCIH
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Xen
3 2 (15.38%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) IBM
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Dell
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) Mitel
3 2 (15.38%) Acme Packet
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft