The table below looks at the statistics for ADSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
Rank 97 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.23% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.97% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -15.38%
ADSL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
312 309 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.82% 23.34% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 276 275 211
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ADSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ADSL across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ADSL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ADSL
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ADSL across the Wales region.

ADSL Salary Trend in Wales

ADSL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 2 £37,500 +66.66%
ADSL
UK

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing ADSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ADSL.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
2 2 (66.67%) PPTP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA

ADSL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing ADSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ADSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
2 2 (66.67%) PPTP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL