Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ADSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ADSL over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 989 888 1006
Rank change year-on-year -101 +118 -69
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 160 276 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.98% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 133 227 214
England median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - +18.18%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,625
% change year-on-year -7.69% +2.77% +15.00%

ADSL 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,892 28,106 32,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.27% 16.83% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20,350 23,012 27,414
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ADSL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ADSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ADSL in England

ADSL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ADSL in England

ADSL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ADSL in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ADSL in England

ADSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the England region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
London +25 55 £26,500 -18.46% 5
North of England +9 50 £22,000 -29.60% 12
North West +10 36 £22,000 -26.67% 6
South East -87 22 £34,000 - 2
South West -16 14 £25,500 +4.08% 3
Yorkshire +21 13 £21,000 -31.15% 6
East of England +7 13 £42,500 +30.77% 3
West Midlands +8 6 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Midlands 0 6 £30,000 -33.33% 2
North East -18 1 £52,500 +61.54%
ADSL
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing ADSL 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 England region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 97 (60.63%) Cisco
2 88 (55.00%) Firewall
3 69 (43.13%) Windows
4 64 (40.00%) VPN
5 60 (37.50%) VoIP
6 53 (33.13%) DNS
7 51 (31.88%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (31.88%) LAN
7 51 (31.88%) MPLS
8 50 (31.25%) Ethernet
9 49 (30.63%) Microsoft
10 48 (30.00%) Active Directory
10 48 (30.00%) Wireless
11 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
11 44 (27.50%) Windows Server
12 43 (26.88%) CCNA
13 40 (25.00%) Broadband
14 37 (23.13%) Telecoms
14 37 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
15 36 (22.50%) VMware
16 35 (21.88%) DSL
16 35 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
16 35 (21.88%) HP
17 34 (21.25%) DHCP
17 34 (21.25%) WAN
18 30 (18.75%) CCNP
18 30 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
19 29 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (18.13%) SLA
20 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure

ADSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.38%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.50%) CMS
4 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.88%) IIS
4 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.88%) Pegasus Opera
2 3 (1.88%) Postilion
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.25%) Office 365
2 12 (7.50%) G Suite
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 88 (55.00%) Firewall
2 64 (40.00%) VPN
3 60 (37.50%) VoIP
4 53 (33.13%) DNS
5 51 (31.88%) LAN
5 51 (31.88%) MPLS
6 50 (31.25%) Ethernet
7 48 (30.00%) Wireless
8 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
9 40 (25.00%) Broadband
10 37 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
11 35 (21.88%) DSL
12 34 (21.25%) DHCP
12 34 (21.25%) WAN
13 25 (15.63%) 3G
14 23 (14.38%) tcpdump
14 23 (14.38%) Wireshark
15 22 (13.75%) SDH
16 21 (13.13%) Internet
17 20 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.50%) MySQL
2 3 (1.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 37 (23.13%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.88%) Games
3 7 (4.38%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.75%) Finance
4 6 (3.75%) Legal
5 4 (2.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.25%) Automotive
6 2 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (26.25%) Network Engineer
2 41 (25.63%) Support Engineer
3 25 (15.63%) Technical Support
4 22 (13.75%) Analyst
5 18 (11.25%) IT Support
6 16 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 16 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
6 16 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 15 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (8.75%) Consultant
9 13 (8.13%) IT Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) Customer Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) Customer Support Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) Support Analyst
11 10 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
12 9 (5.63%) Support Consultant
12 9 (5.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.88%) 802.1X
1 11 (6.88%) HTML
2 2 (1.25%) CSS
2 2 (1.25%) jQuery
3 1 (0.63%) COM
3 1 (0.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.50%) Smartphone
3 4 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.88%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.88%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (1.88%) Mobile Wallet
5 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.25%) PDA
6 1 (0.63%) iPad
6 1 (0.63%) iPhone
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (43.13%) Windows
2 44 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 22 (13.75%) Windows 10
4 20 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (8.75%) Linux
7 13 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.50%) Windows XP
9 10 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.75%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.25%) Android
11 2 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (9.38%) Network Design
3 13 (8.13%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (6.25%) Coaching
4 10 (6.25%) ITIL
5 9 (5.63%) Chat Support
5 9 (5.63%) Migration
5 9 (5.63%) Presales
5 9 (5.63%) Project Management
6 8 (5.00%) Network Management
7 7 (4.38%) CRM
7 7 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.38%) Web Filtering
8 5 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.13%) Data Privacy
9 4 (2.50%) B2B
9 4 (2.50%) Fault Management
10 3 (1.88%) Service Management
10 3 (1.88%) Software Testing
11 2 (1.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.63%) SQL
2 7 (4.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (31.88%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (26.88%) CCNA
3 30 (18.75%) CCNP
4 12 (7.50%) PhD
5 11 (6.88%) MCP
6 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.13%) JNCIA
8 4 (2.50%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.88%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.88%) MCSE
9 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.25%) CCA
10 2 (1.25%) CCAA
10 2 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.25%) MCITP
10 2 (1.25%) MCSA
11 1 (0.63%) CCIE
11 1 (0.63%) CCIP
11 1 (0.63%) CCSA
11 1 (0.63%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) GDPR
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.88%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.38%) FreeRADIUS
4 7 (4.38%) XenServer
5 5 (3.13%) XenApp
6 2 (1.25%) Firmware
6 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.63%) Squid
7 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (7.50%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.38%) XenMobile
3 3 (1.88%) SCCM
3 3 (1.88%) WSUS
4 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 97 (60.63%) Cisco
2 49 (30.63%) Microsoft
3 36 (22.50%) VMware
4 35 (21.88%) HP
5 26 (16.25%) Juniper
6 20 (12.50%) Citrix
7 13 (8.13%) Avaya
7 13 (8.13%) Palo Alto
7 13 (8.13%) Veeam
8 12 (7.50%) Google
8 12 (7.50%) Polycom
9 11 (6.88%) CheckPoint
9 11 (6.88%) F5
10 10 (6.25%) Aruba
10 10 (6.25%) Meraki
10 10 (6.25%) Mitel
11 7 (4.38%) Apple
12 6 (3.75%) SAP
12 6 (3.75%) WatchGuard
13 5 (3.13%) Sophos