The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 879 933 962
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +29
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 33 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.021% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 23
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,850
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +25.67%

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
16478 18325 21210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.74% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13644 15200 16758
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
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% -

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing xDSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

xDSL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing xDSL within the UK.

xDSL Salary Trend in the UK

xDSL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing xDSL over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 within the UK.

xDSL Salary Histogram in the UK

xDSL
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing xDSL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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 +59 33 £45,000 +28.57% 2
South East +29 14 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands 0 9 £27,500 -42.10%
Reading +13 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Berkshire +3 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Feltham - 7 £52,500 -
London - 7 £52,500 -
Brighton - 6 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
Coventry - 5 £45,000 -
Solihull - 4 £27,500 -
East of England +26 3 £40,000 +21.21%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £27,500 -

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 51 (78.46%) WAN
2 49 (75.38%) Cisco
3 45 (69.23%) MPLS
4 41 (63.08%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (49.23%) Ethernet
5 32 (49.23%) LAN
5 32 (49.23%) Firewall
6 31 (47.69%) VPN
7 30 (46.15%) CCNA
8 29 (44.62%) Wireless
9 23 (35.38%) CCNP
10 21 (32.31%) Juniper
11 20 (30.77%) OSPF
11 20 (30.77%) Degree
12 19 (29.23%) BGP
13 18 (27.69%) DSL
13 18 (27.69%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (23.08%) 802.11
15 15 (23.08%) Nokia
15 15 (23.08%) CheckPoint
15 15 (23.08%) 802.1X
16 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (21.54%) CCSP
16 14 (21.54%) SDH
16 14 (21.54%) IPsec
17 13 (20.00%) VMware
17 13 (20.00%) 3G
17 13 (20.00%) Broadband
17 13 (20.00%) ADSL

xDSL
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.77%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.15%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Office 365
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) OneDrive
3 3 (4.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (78.46%) WAN
2 45 (69.23%) MPLS
3 32 (49.23%) Ethernet
3 32 (49.23%) Firewall
3 32 (49.23%) LAN
4 31 (47.69%) VPN
5 29 (44.62%) Wireless
6 20 (30.77%) OSPF
7 19 (29.23%) BGP
8 18 (27.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (27.69%) DSL
9 15 (23.08%) 802.11
10 14 (21.54%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (21.54%) IPsec
10 14 (21.54%) SDH
11 13 (20.00%) 3G
11 13 (20.00%) ADSL
11 13 (20.00%) Broadband
12 12 (18.46%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (18.46%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (18.46%) Games
1 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Electronics
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) Network Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Network Systems Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Design Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Field Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) RAN Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Broadband Product Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Network Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.62%) XMPP
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
1 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (9.23%) Unix
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Network Architecture
2 9 (13.85%) Network Management
2 9 (13.85%) Network Planning
3 7 (10.77%) Presales
3 7 (10.77%) Product Management
4 6 (9.23%) Load Balancing
4 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
4 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (9.23%) Validation
5 5 (7.69%) ITIL
5 5 (7.69%) Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Change Management
6 4 (6.15%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (6.15%) Network Design
6 4 (6.15%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.62%) Data Privacy
7 3 (4.62%) ITSM
7 3 (4.62%) Service Management
7 3 (4.62%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) Perl
2 2 (3.08%) Python
2 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (63.08%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (46.15%) CCNA
3 23 (35.38%) CCNP
4 20 (30.77%) Degree
5 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (21.54%) CCSP
7 12 (18.46%) CCSA
7 12 (18.46%) MCSA
8 7 (10.77%) CCIE
9 4 (6.15%) MCSE
10 3 (4.62%) JNCIA
11 2 (3.08%) CCIP
12 1 (1.54%) CCENT
12 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.15%) Terminal Services
3 4 (6.15%) vSphere
3 4 (6.15%) XenApp
3 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
3 4 (6.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (75.38%) Cisco
2 21 (32.31%) Juniper
3 15 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 15 (23.08%) Nokia
4 13 (20.00%) VMware
5 10 (15.38%) HP
6 6 (9.23%) Meraki
6 6 (9.23%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (7.69%) Riverbed
8 4 (6.15%) Acronis
8 4 (6.15%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (6.15%) Citrix
8 4 (6.15%) Dell
8 4 (6.15%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.15%) NetApp
8 4 (6.15%) SonicWALL
8 4 (6.15%) ZyXEL
9 3 (4.62%) Ipanema Technologies
9 3 (4.62%) Symantec
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