The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - 211 204
Permanent jobs citing DSL 0 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.092% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £29,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
DSL
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
890 855 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 15.67% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 797 731 773
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DSL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DSL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
4 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) VPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Balanced Scorecard
5 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) Broadband
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) User Experience
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) CCNP
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (11.11%) ISDN

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DSL 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 DSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
1 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) VPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) Broadband
5 1 (11.11%) ISDN
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) PSTN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) PPP
5 1 (11.11%) ATM
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) X.21
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Service Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Network Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Balanced Scorecard
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
2 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
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