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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
xDSL
UK
Rank 844 867 916
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +49
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 14 53 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.054% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.099% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 43 20
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £69,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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
14116 16407 18563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.79% 16.68% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13625 15056
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%

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

xDSL Salary Histogram in the UK

xDSL
Top 14 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +9 13 £37,500 -28.57% 2
East of England +8 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 - -
Peterborough - 5 - -
South East +55 3 - -
Berkshire +33 3 - -
Yorkshire +27 3 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Reading +26 3 - -
London +51 2 £45,000 -34.54% 1
West Yorkshire +28 2 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Wakefield - 2 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 27 (65.85%) LAN
2 25 (60.98%) Ethernet
3 21 (51.22%) MPLS
3 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
3 21 (51.22%) Cisco
4 20 (48.78%) WAN
5 19 (46.34%) Broadband
5 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (34.15%) CCNA
7 13 (31.71%) PSTN
7 13 (31.71%) Network Design
8 12 (29.27%) Marketing
8 12 (29.27%) Product Management
8 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
8 12 (29.27%) Service Management
8 12 (29.27%) DOCSIS
8 12 (29.27%) DSLAM
9 11 (26.83%) Firewall
9 11 (26.83%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (26.83%) ATM
10 10 (24.39%) VoIP
10 10 (24.39%) CCNP
10 10 (24.39%) 802.11
10 10 (24.39%) 802.1X
11 9 (21.95%) Frame Relay
11 9 (21.95%) ITIL
12 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
12 8 (19.51%) Internet
12 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
13 7 (17.07%) BGP

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 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) LAN
2 25 (60.98%) Ethernet
3 21 (51.22%) MPLS
4 20 (48.78%) WAN
5 19 (46.34%) Broadband
6 13 (31.71%) PSTN
7 12 (29.27%) DOCSIS
7 12 (29.27%) DSLAM
7 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
8 11 (26.83%) ATM
8 11 (26.83%) Firewall
8 11 (26.83%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (24.39%) 802.11
9 10 (24.39%) VoIP
10 9 (21.95%) Frame Relay
11 8 (19.51%) Internet
12 7 (17.07%) BGP
13 5 (12.20%) VPN
14 4 (9.76%) DNS
14 4 (9.76%) DSL
General
1 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
2 12 (29.27%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Broadband Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Broadband Product Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Network Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Network Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Product Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Network Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Sales Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Project Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Network Design
2 12 (29.27%) Product Management
2 12 (29.27%) Service Management
3 9 (21.95%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Change Control
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Network Management
6 3 (7.32%) Data Privacy
6 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.44%) Network Planning
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Presales
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (34.15%) CCNA
3 10 (24.39%) CCNP
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.88%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.44%) CCSA
7 1 (2.44%) CCSP
7 1 (2.44%) HND
7 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.44%) MCSA
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.32%) Iperf
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco
2 8 (19.51%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.07%) Avaya
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) Nokia
6 4 (9.76%) Juniper
6 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
6 4 (9.76%) Symantec
7 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.88%) Nortel
9 1 (2.44%) EMC
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