Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1030 1039 907
Rank change year-on-year +9 -132 +127
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 113 137 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.072% 0.083% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.52% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 101 123 300
England median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +31.58% -12.31%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,500 £19,225
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £26,000 £32,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -18.75% +12.28% -12.31%

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 23,788 26,505 31,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.08% 16.00% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,927 21,607 26,136
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,925 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
North of England +37 35 £24,250 +12.79% 7
London +21 29 £27,500 -29.49% 8
South East +10 26 £34,000 +13.33% 3
North West +32 25 £23,000 +15.00% 6
Midlands +7 13 £23,000 -23.33% 3
West Midlands +29 11 £25,250 -15.83% 2
Yorkshire +23 9 £26,000 +18.18% 1
South West -5 9 £34,736 +38.94% 3
East Midlands +1 2 £21,000 -44.74% 1
East of England +3 1 £55,000 +30.95%
North East - 1 £25,000 -
ADSL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing ADSL 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 England region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 63 (55.75%) Cisco
2 59 (52.21%) VoIP
3 48 (42.48%) Firewall
4 47 (41.59%) VPN
5 44 (38.94%) WAN
6 42 (37.17%) Windows
7 41 (36.28%) LAN
8 40 (35.40%) Ethernet
9 39 (34.51%) Microsoft
9 39 (34.51%) Telecoms
10 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
10 37 (32.74%) CCNA
11 35 (30.97%) Windows Server
12 27 (23.89%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (23.89%) Broadband
13 26 (23.01%) TCP/IP
14 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Office
14 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (22.12%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (21.24%) Active Directory
16 23 (20.35%) Wireless
16 23 (20.35%) Internet
17 22 (19.47%) Office 365
18 21 (18.58%) MPLS
18 21 (18.58%) SLA
19 20 (17.70%) DNS
19 20 (17.70%) VLAN
19 20 (17.70%) VMware
20 19 (16.81%) Linux
21 18 (15.93%) HP

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 4 (3.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.77%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.77%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.47%) Office 365
2 9 (7.96%) G Suite
3 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (52.21%) VoIP
2 48 (42.48%) Firewall
3 47 (41.59%) VPN
4 44 (38.94%) WAN
5 41 (36.28%) LAN
6 40 (35.40%) Ethernet
7 27 (23.89%) Broadband
8 26 (23.01%) TCP/IP
9 23 (20.35%) Internet
9 23 (20.35%) Wireless
10 21 (18.58%) MPLS
11 20 (17.70%) DNS
11 20 (17.70%) VLAN
12 18 (15.93%) IP Telephony
13 16 (14.16%) OSPF
14 15 (13.27%) BGP
14 15 (13.27%) DHCP
14 15 (13.27%) Junos
15 13 (11.50%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (9.73%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 39 (34.51%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.96%) Finance
3 7 (6.19%) Local Government
4 4 (3.54%) Retail
5 3 (2.65%) Advertising
5 3 (2.65%) Banking
6 2 (1.77%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) German Language
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (17.70%) Network Engineer
1 20 (17.70%) Support Engineer
2 12 (10.62%) Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (7.96%) Customer Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Customer Support Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Help Desk Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Help Desk Support
4 9 (7.96%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Service Analyst
4 9 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (7.96%) Technical Support
5 8 (7.08%) IT Support
6 7 (6.19%) IT Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Network Support
6 7 (6.19%) Service Desk Support
6 7 (6.19%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 7 (6.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.73%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (8.85%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.77%) EPoS
5 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.88%) 3D Printing
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.88%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.88%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.17%) Windows
2 35 (30.97%) Windows Server
3 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (16.81%) Linux
5 18 (15.93%) Windows 7
6 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (11.50%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.54%) Unix
10 2 (1.77%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.88%) Android
11 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (15.93%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (15.04%) ITIL
4 14 (12.39%) Service Management
5 11 (9.73%) Network Design
6 10 (8.85%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.08%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (7.08%) ITSM
8 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.19%) Project Management
9 6 (5.31%) Change Management
9 6 (5.31%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (5.31%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.31%) Statistics
10 5 (4.42%) B2B
10 5 (4.42%) Coaching
10 5 (4.42%) Fault Management
10 5 (4.42%) Network Management
11 4 (3.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.27%) SQL
2 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) C
4 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.88%) Python
4 1 (0.88%) R
4 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (32.74%) CCNA
1 37 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (14.16%) CCNP
3 12 (10.62%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.54%) MCSA
5 4 (3.54%) MCT
6 3 (2.65%) CCENT
6 3 (2.65%) MCP
7 2 (1.77%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.77%) Degree
7 2 (1.77%) MCSE
7 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.88%) CCSA
8 1 (0.88%) HNC
8 1 (0.88%) HND
8 1 (0.88%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.88%) MCITP
8 1 (0.88%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 24 (21.24%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.54%) NFS
5 3 (2.65%) XenApp
6 2 (1.77%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.88%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.77%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.77%) SCCM
2 2 (1.77%) SCOM
2 2 (1.77%) SCSM
2 2 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (55.75%) Cisco
2 39 (34.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (17.70%) VMware
4 18 (15.93%) HP
5 10 (8.85%) Palo Alto
5 10 (8.85%) Veeam
6 9 (7.96%) Google
6 9 (7.96%) Juniper
6 9 (7.96%) Polycom
6 9 (7.96%) ServiceNow
7 8 (7.08%) BMC
7 8 (7.08%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.08%) Fortinet
8 7 (6.19%) Capita
8 7 (6.19%) Huawei
8 7 (6.19%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.31%) Meraki
10 5 (4.42%) Draytek
10 5 (4.42%) Mitel
10 5 (4.42%) SonicWALL