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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very High Speed Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL)
Rank 924 953 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs citing VDSL 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.005% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.054% 0.026% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Median salary £85,000 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £34,000 -
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -

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
16761 18943 20641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 17.30% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13956 15430 16500
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +37 9 £85,000 +150.00%
Slough - 8 £85,000 -
Berkshire - 8 £85,000 -
South East - 8 £85,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -

VDSL
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 17 (100.00%) Broadband
1 17 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (94.12%) DSLAM
2 16 (94.12%) Wi-Fi
2 16 (94.12%) ADSL
3 14 (82.35%) Business Development
3 14 (82.35%) Project Management
3 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
4 12 (70.59%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Presales
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Electronics
6 1 (5.88%) xDSL
6 1 (5.88%) ADSL2

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 17 (100.00%) Broadband
1 17 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 16 (94.12%) ADSL
2 16 (94.12%) DSLAM
2 16 (94.12%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) ADSL2
3 1 (5.88%) xDSL
General
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Network Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Business Development
1 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
1 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree