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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 854 917 951
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +34
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 22 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.036% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 18
Median salary £33,750 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £69,750 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +42.85%

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
15337 17646 20459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.62% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12446 14570 16479
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

xDSL Salary Histogram in the UK

xDSL
Top 16 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 9 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 +52 20 £33,750 -25.00% 2
South East +70 8 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Berkshire +41 8 £60,000 +26.31%
Reading +38 8 £60,000 +118.18%
Peterborough - 5 - -
East of England - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 - -
Yorkshire +20 4 £30,000 -38.46% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
London +53 2 £45,000 -34.54%
West Yorkshire +22 1 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Birmingham -11 1 £25,000 -44.44%
West Midlands -11 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £37,500 - 1

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 33 (61.11%) Ethernet
2 32 (59.26%) LAN
3 31 (57.41%) WAN
4 30 (55.56%) MPLS
5 29 (53.70%) Cisco
5 29 (53.70%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (44.44%) Telecoms
7 23 (42.59%) CCNA
8 21 (38.89%) Broadband
9 18 (33.33%) Firewall
10 15 (27.78%) 802.11
10 15 (27.78%) CheckPoint
10 15 (27.78%) 802.1X
11 14 (25.93%) Degree
11 14 (25.93%) CCNP
12 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
12 13 (24.07%) PSTN
12 13 (24.07%) Network Design
13 12 (22.22%) Marketing
13 12 (22.22%) Product Management
13 12 (22.22%) ATM
13 12 (22.22%) VPN
13 12 (22.22%) Nokia
13 12 (22.22%) DOCSIS
13 12 (22.22%) DSLAM
13 12 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (22.22%) Service Management
14 11 (20.37%) VoIP
14 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
15 10 (18.52%) ITIL

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 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (61.11%) Ethernet
2 32 (59.26%) LAN
3 31 (57.41%) WAN
4 30 (55.56%) MPLS
5 21 (38.89%) Broadband
6 18 (33.33%) Firewall
7 15 (27.78%) 802.11
8 13 (24.07%) PSTN
8 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
9 12 (22.22%) ATM
9 12 (22.22%) DOCSIS
9 12 (22.22%) DSLAM
9 12 (22.22%) VPN
9 12 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (20.37%) VoIP
11 10 (18.52%) Frame Relay
12 9 (16.67%) BGP
13 8 (14.81%) DSL
14 7 (12.96%) Internet
14 7 (12.96%) Network Security
General
1 24 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 12 (22.22%) Marketing
3 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 5 (9.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Network Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Broadband Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Broadband Product Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Network Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Product Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Sales Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Network Design
2 12 (22.22%) Product Management
2 12 (22.22%) Service Management
3 10 (18.52%) ITIL
4 7 (12.96%) Change Control
5 6 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 6 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 6 (11.11%) Validation
6 5 (9.26%) Network Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) Network Planning
7 4 (7.41%) Change Management
7 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.41%) Network Management
8 2 (3.70%) CAD
8 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 29 (53.70%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (42.59%) CCNA
3 14 (25.93%) CCNP
3 14 (25.93%) Degree
4 5 (9.26%) CCSA
4 5 (9.26%) CCSP
4 5 (9.26%) MCSA
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.70%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.85%) HND
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.56%) Iperf
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Cisco
2 15 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 12 (22.22%) Nokia
4 9 (16.67%) Juniper
4 9 (16.67%) VMware
5 7 (12.96%) Symantec
6 6 (11.11%) Avaya
6 6 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.85%) Atmel
8 1 (1.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.85%) Extreme Networks
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