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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xDSL
Rank 889 938 951
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +13
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 29 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.023% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 21
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,850
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +61.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,850
% change year-on-year
- +61.57%

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
16184 17957 20944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.59% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13281 14920 16516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 September 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 26 September 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 +45 28 £45,000 - 4
South East +45 14 £45,000 - 1
Reading +18 8 £60,000 +33.33%
Berkshire +15 8 £60,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -10 6 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Brighton - 6 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
East of England +27 5 £40,000 +21.21%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 -
London +45 3 £55,000 +19.56% 1
Solihull +16 3 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Coventry - 3 £45,000 -
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham -30 2 £27,500 -38.88%
Scotland - 1 - -

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 44 (74.58%) WAN
2 41 (69.49%) Cisco
3 40 (67.80%) MPLS
4 35 (59.32%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (50.85%) Ethernet
5 30 (50.85%) LAN
6 29 (49.15%) CCNA
7 27 (45.76%) Firewall
8 23 (38.98%) VPN
9 22 (37.29%) Wireless
10 18 (30.51%) Degree
10 18 (30.51%) CCNP
11 16 (27.12%) CheckPoint
11 16 (27.12%) 802.11
11 16 (27.12%) 802.1X
12 15 (25.42%) Juniper
12 15 (25.42%) Nokia
13 14 (23.73%) DSL
13 14 (23.73%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (22.03%) OSPF
14 13 (22.03%) BGP
14 13 (22.03%) VoIP
14 13 (22.03%) Broadband
15 12 (20.34%) Telecoms
15 12 (20.34%) VMware
15 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (18.64%) CCSP
16 11 (18.64%) SDH

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 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.78%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 44 (74.58%) WAN
2 40 (67.80%) MPLS
3 30 (50.85%) Ethernet
3 30 (50.85%) LAN
4 27 (45.76%) Firewall
5 23 (38.98%) VPN
6 22 (37.29%) Wireless
7 16 (27.12%) 802.11
8 14 (23.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (23.73%) DSL
9 13 (22.03%) BGP
9 13 (22.03%) Broadband
9 13 (22.03%) OSPF
9 13 (22.03%) VoIP
10 11 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (18.64%) SDH
11 10 (16.95%) 3G
11 10 (16.95%) ADSL
11 10 (16.95%) GPRS
11 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (20.34%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.95%) Games
3 5 (8.47%) Electronics
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Network Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Network Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Broadband Product Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Network Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Product Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Design Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) GSM Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) RAN Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
1 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) Network Architecture
2 9 (15.25%) Network Planning
2 9 (15.25%) Product Management
3 7 (11.86%) ITIL
3 7 (11.86%) Network Management
4 6 (10.17%) Network Design
4 6 (10.17%) Project Planning
4 6 (10.17%) Validation
5 5 (8.47%) Change Control
5 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 5 (8.47%) Presales
5 5 (8.47%) Service Management
6 4 (6.78%) Change Management
6 4 (6.78%) Data Privacy
6 4 (6.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.78%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (5.08%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
2 1 (1.69%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (59.32%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (49.15%) CCNA
3 18 (30.51%) CCNP
3 18 (30.51%) Degree
4 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (18.64%) CCSP
6 10 (16.95%) CCSA
6 10 (16.95%) MCSA
7 5 (8.47%) CCIE
8 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.39%) MCSE
9 1 (1.69%) CCIP
9 1 (1.69%) HND
9 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.78%) vSphere
4 4 (6.78%) XenApp
4 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.78%) XenServer
5 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.69%) Iperf
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) CheckPoint
3 15 (25.42%) Juniper
3 15 (25.42%) Nokia
4 12 (20.34%) VMware
5 8 (13.56%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (8.47%) Symantec
8 4 (6.78%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (6.78%) Citrix
8 4 (6.78%) Dell
8 4 (6.78%) Meraki
8 4 (6.78%) NetApp
8 4 (6.78%) Riverbed
8 4 (6.78%) SonicWALL
9 3 (5.08%) Avaya
9 3 (5.08%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.39%) Acronis
10 2 (3.39%) ZyXEL
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FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago