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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 900 942 965
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +23
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 40 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.023% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 25
Median salary £46,250 £52,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +56.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £51,250 £29,250
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +75.21%

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
17642 20011 20591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.21% 18.11% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14649 15894 16366
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

xDSL Salary Histogram in the UK

xDSL
Top 25 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 6 May 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 +25 39 £45,000 -14.28% 8
London +25 12 £58,750 -9.61%
East of England - 9 £40,000 -
South East +16 8 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Feltham - 7 £57,500 -
Berkshire -10 6 £50,000 -2.43% 3
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 1
Watford - 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Reading +6 4 £51,250 +89.81% 1
Cambridge - 4 £28,750 -
Birmingham - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £28,750 -
Manchester - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
Surrey 0 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Epsom - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +5 1 £24,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £24,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £57,500 -
Slough - 1 - -
Hull - 1 £24,000 -

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 72 (69.23%) Wireless
2 65 (62.50%) Cisco
3 58 (55.77%) WAN
4 56 (53.85%) MPLS
5 54 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (48.08%) VPN
7 47 (45.19%) Ethernet
7 47 (45.19%) Firewall
8 46 (44.23%) LAN
9 45 (43.27%) CCNP
10 44 (42.31%) Juniper
11 40 (38.46%) BGP
12 39 (37.50%) OSPF
13 37 (35.58%) IPsec
14 33 (31.73%) EIGRP
15 32 (30.77%) SSL
16 29 (27.88%) VoIP
17 28 (26.92%) Skype for Business
18 27 (25.96%) Product Management
18 27 (25.96%) Presales
19 26 (25.00%) Unified Communications
19 26 (25.00%) VLAN
19 26 (25.00%) Telecoms
20 25 (24.04%) Finance
21 24 (23.08%) XMPP
21 24 (23.08%) WAAS
21 24 (23.08%) Riverbed
21 24 (23.08%) Ipanema Technologies
21 24 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
21 24 (23.08%) WAN Optimisation

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 28 (26.92%) Skype for Business
2 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Office
2 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.08%) IaaS
2 8 (7.69%) Office 365
3 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 72 (69.23%) Wireless
2 58 (55.77%) WAN
3 56 (53.85%) MPLS
4 50 (48.08%) VPN
5 47 (45.19%) Ethernet
5 47 (45.19%) Firewall
6 46 (44.23%) LAN
7 40 (38.46%) BGP
8 39 (37.50%) OSPF
9 37 (35.58%) IPsec
10 33 (31.73%) EIGRP
11 32 (30.77%) SSL
12 29 (27.88%) VoIP
13 26 (25.00%) Unified Communications
13 26 (25.00%) VLAN
14 24 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
14 24 (23.08%) WAAS
15 23 (22.12%) GSM
16 20 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (16.35%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 25 (24.04%) Finance
3 11 (10.58%) Games
4 8 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (27.88%) Consultant
2 24 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 18 (17.31%) Field Engineer
3 18 (17.31%) Network Manager
3 18 (17.31%) Senior Consultant
4 17 (16.35%) Presales Consultant
5 16 (15.38%) WAN Consultant
6 13 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Senior Presales Consultant
7 11 (10.58%) Solutions Consultant
8 10 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Radio Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Security Consultant
9 9 (8.65%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Network Support
9 9 (8.65%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (8.65%) Senior Security Consultant
10 8 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) GSM Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) XMPP
2 11 (10.58%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.73%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 9 (8.65%) Unix
4 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Presales
1 27 (25.96%) Product Management
2 24 (23.08%) WAN Optimisation
3 15 (14.42%) Network Management
4 11 (10.58%) Network Architecture
5 9 (8.65%) Load Balancing
6 7 (6.73%) Network Marketing
6 7 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.81%) Network Planning
8 4 (3.85%) Migration
9 3 (2.88%) Change Management
9 3 (2.88%) ITIL
10 1 (0.96%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.96%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (0.96%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (0.96%) Fault Management
10 1 (0.96%) Incident Management
10 1 (0.96%) Programme Management
10 1 (0.96%) Service Delivery
10 1 (0.96%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.65%) SQL
2 6 (5.77%) Perl
2 6 (5.77%) Python
3 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.88%) C
5 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (43.27%) CCNP
3 19 (18.27%) CCNA
4 15 (14.42%) CCSP
4 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (11.54%) Degree
6 11 (10.58%) CCSA
6 11 (10.58%) MCSA
7 7 (6.73%) CCIE
8 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.81%) JNCIA
9 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
10 4 (3.85%) MCSE
11 3 (2.88%) CCENT
12 2 (1.92%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.85%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.85%) vSphere
3 4 (3.85%) XenApp
3 4 (3.85%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.85%) XenServer
Vendors
1 65 (62.50%) Cisco
2 44 (42.31%) Juniper
3 24 (23.08%) Ipanema Technologies
3 24 (23.08%) Riverbed
4 14 (13.46%) VMware
5 12 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 12 (11.54%) Nokia
6 10 (9.62%) HP
6 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.73%) Huawei
8 6 (5.77%) Apple
8 6 (5.77%) F5
8 6 (5.77%) Meraki
9 5 (4.81%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (4.81%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (3.85%) Acronis
10 4 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (3.85%) Citrix
10 4 (3.85%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.85%) ZyXEL
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