Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 298 316
Rank change year-on-year +50 +18 0
Permanent jobs citing DSL 10 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.023% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.092% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 15
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 - £35,000
10th Percentile £51,250 - £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 - £64,000
South East median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -1.18% +39.34% +8.93%

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 1326 2180 2703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.87% 25.17% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1569 2027
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 24 November 2017. 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 +43 6 £52,500 - 1
DSL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DSL.

1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) OSPF
1 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
5 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (40.00%) Juniper
6 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (40.00%) CCNP
6 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (30.00%) Presales
7 3 (30.00%) DWDM
7 3 (30.00%) Advertising
7 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (30.00%) SNMP
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
8 2 (20.00%) PPP
8 2 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (20.00%) CCIE
8 2 (20.00%) CCDA

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) BGP
1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) IPsec
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) DWDM
6 3 (30.00%) SNMP
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) L2TP
7 2 (20.00%) PPP
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) X.21
7 2 (20.00%) xDSL
8 1 (10.00%) GLBP
8 1 (10.00%) HSRP
8 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Server Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) JNCIA
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCDA
5 2 (20.00%) CCIE
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) MCITP
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) RHCE
6 1 (10.00%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Arista
3 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft