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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xDSL
Rank 217 208 203
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.093% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £27,850 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.55% -25.73%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.67% -30.37%
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
870 899 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 16.75% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 779 729 778
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,937
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) OLE
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow

xDSL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPLS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) OLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago