The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
England / East of England
Rank 241 263 241
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22  
Permanent jobs citing DSL 3 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.050% 0.082% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.41% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Median salary £60,000 £32,282 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.86% -24.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £28,750 £40,500
% change year-on-year +39.13% -29.01%  

DSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 968 1467 1536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 16.11% 20.16% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 733 1208 1180
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

DSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing DSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DSL in the East of England

DSL
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for DSL in the East of England

DSL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +13 3 £60,000 +86.04%
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for DSL.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) GPRS
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability

DSL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (60.00%) GPRS
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) PPP
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Check Point Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec