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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 878 957 978
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +21
Permanent jobs citing VDSL 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.032% 0.051% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Median salary £85,000 £85,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £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
15420 17807 20629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.24% 16.55% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12482 14720 16630
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 4 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 4 December 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 +91 5 £85,000 -
South East +73 5 £85,000 -
Berkshire +52 5 £85,000 -
Slough +24 5 £85,000 -

VDSL
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 11 (78.57%) DSLAM
2 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 11 (78.57%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (78.57%) Business Development
2 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) ADSL
2 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) xDSL
3 3 (21.43%) ADSL2
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 3 (21.43%) 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 11 (78.57%) ADSL
2 11 (78.57%) DSLAM
2 11 (78.57%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (21.43%) ADSL2
3 3 (21.43%) xDSL
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Design Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hardware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Development
1 11 (78.57%) Mentoring
1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree