The table below looks at the statistics for DSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 176 207 213
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +6
Permanent jobs citing DSL 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.029% 0.023% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £43,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £30,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+38.01% -19.33%

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
480 602 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.94% 14.04% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 404 504 633
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing DSL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DSL
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DSL Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DSL.

1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) IPX
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPX
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto