The table below looks at the statistics for xDSL 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 xDSL over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
xDSL
Rank 206 212 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.092% 0.018% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £27,850 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-30.37% +1.26%
xDSL
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
895 894 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.51% 16.02% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 723 764 721
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

xDSL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

xDSL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

xDSL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

xDSL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

xDSL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing xDSL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 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
Warwickshire - 5 £27,850 -
xDSL
England

xDSL
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 5 (100.00%) GPRS
1 5 (100.00%) ISDN
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) UMTS
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (20.00%) CCENT
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing xDSL 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 xDSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) GPRS
1 5 (100.00%) ISDN
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) UMTS
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Network Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCENT
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP