Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for DSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DSL over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 239 296
Rank change year-on-year -14 +57 +18
Permanent jobs citing DSL 6 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.099% 0.17% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.85% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Berkshire median annual salary - £52,500 -
South East median annual salary £34,750 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.26% -1.18% +39.34%

DSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,020 1,290 2,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.89% 20.00% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 748 949 1,537
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%

DSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing DSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DSL in Berkshire

DSL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DSL in Berkshire.

Salary trend for DSL in Berkshire

DSL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 6 - - 5
DSL
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing DSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for DSL.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) PPP
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) L2TP
1 6 (100.00%) X.21
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) ITSM
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
1 6 (100.00%) Network Management
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (100.00%) Tech Ops

DSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) L2TP
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) PPP
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) X.21
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) NOC Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) ITSM
1 6 (100.00%) Network Management
1 6 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (100.00%) Tech Ops
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco