Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 928 1002 894
Rank change year-on-year +74 -108 +114
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 154 157 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.097% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.63% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 138 130 226
England median annual salary £25,125 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.25% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £20,250 £19,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £52,500 £51,875
UK median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% +3.17%

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 21,435 24,850 28,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.25% 15.32% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16,875 20,320 23,079
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,873 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +55 71 £22,000 - 3
Yorkshire +62 54 £22,000 +4.76% 1
London +19 31 £41,500 +56.60% 3
Midlands +51 20 £30,000 - 2
West Midlands +62 19 £32,500 +8.33%
South East +26 17 £27,500 -19.12% 10
North West +15 17 £22,500 +2.27% 2
South West +3 8 £31,000 +21.57% 5
East of England +21 7 £52,500 +23.53%
East Midlands - 1 £20,250 - 2
ADSL
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 104 (67.53%) Cisco
2 102 (66.23%) Firewall
3 93 (60.39%) VoIP
4 75 (48.70%) Active Directory
5 74 (48.05%) Microsoft
6 72 (46.75%) Wireless
7 68 (44.16%) Cisco Certification
8 65 (42.21%) Broadband
9 60 (38.96%) VMware
10 59 (38.31%) CCNA
11 56 (36.36%) Polycom
11 56 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 51 (33.12%) Meraki
13 50 (32.47%) 3G
14 46 (29.87%) VPN
14 46 (29.87%) Windows
14 46 (29.87%) Aruba
14 46 (29.87%) Supplier Management
14 46 (29.87%) Data Centre
15 45 (29.22%) LAN
16 43 (27.92%) Microsoft Office
16 43 (27.92%) Citrix
17 41 (26.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 41 (26.62%) MCSE
17 41 (26.62%) MCITP
17 41 (26.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 39 (25.32%) Problem-Solving
19 37 (24.03%) WAN
20 30 (19.48%) MPLS
21 29 (18.83%) ITIL

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 7 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.30%) IIS
2 2 (1.30%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (27.92%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.34%) Office 365
2 10 (6.49%) G Suite
3 6 (3.90%) iTunes
4 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (66.23%) Firewall
2 93 (60.39%) VoIP
3 72 (46.75%) Wireless
4 65 (42.21%) Broadband
5 50 (32.47%) 3G
6 46 (29.87%) VPN
7 45 (29.22%) LAN
8 37 (24.03%) WAN
9 30 (19.48%) MPLS
10 29 (18.83%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (18.18%) Internet
12 26 (16.88%) DNS
13 25 (16.23%) TCP/IP
14 20 (12.99%) DHCP
15 18 (11.69%) Ethernet
16 16 (10.39%) BGP
16 16 (10.39%) OSPF
17 13 (8.44%) DSL
17 13 (8.44%) VLAN
18 10 (6.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) MySQL
2 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 20 (12.99%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.25%) Publishing
3 3 (1.95%) Advertising
3 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.30%) Finance
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.52%) Analyst
2 43 (27.92%) Support Analyst
3 39 (25.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 39 (25.32%) Technical Support
4 36 (23.38%) Technical Analyst
4 36 (23.38%) Technical Support Analyst
5 26 (16.88%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 26 (16.88%) Network Engineer
6 24 (15.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 23 (14.94%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
8 22 (14.29%) Support Engineer
9 18 (11.69%) 1st Line Support
9 18 (11.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 15 (9.74%) IT Support
11 13 (8.44%) 1st Line Technical Support
12 12 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 11 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
14 10 (6.49%) Customer Engineer
14 10 (6.49%) Customer Support Engineer
14 10 (6.49%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.90%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 46 (29.87%) Data Centre
2 26 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.74%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (9.74%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.90%) iPhone
5 5 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.60%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.60%) EPoS
6 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) Replication
7 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.87%) Windows
2 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.94%) Windows Server
4 22 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 18 (11.69%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.49%) Linux
6 10 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
7 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.25%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (2.60%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.30%) Android
10 2 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.87%) Supplier Management
2 39 (25.32%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (18.83%) ITIL
4 14 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (7.14%) Project Management
7 10 (6.49%) Network Design
8 9 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.84%) Network Management
8 9 (5.84%) Web Filtering
9 8 (5.19%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.55%) Data Privacy
10 7 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.55%) Service Management
10 7 (4.55%) Validation
11 6 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.90%) Fault Management
11 6 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.25%) Problem Management
12 5 (3.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.25%) Bash Shell
1 5 (3.25%) Python
1 5 (3.25%) SQL
2 4 (2.60%) C
3 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 68 (44.16%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (38.31%) CCNA
3 41 (26.62%) MCITP
3 41 (26.62%) MCSE
3 41 (26.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (26.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (7.14%) CCNP
5 9 (5.84%) Degree
6 5 (3.25%) CCIE
6 5 (3.25%) CCIP
6 5 (3.25%) CCSP
6 5 (3.25%) HNC
6 5 (3.25%) HND
6 5 (3.25%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.95%) CCENT
9 2 (1.30%) CCA
9 2 (1.30%) CCAA
9 2 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.30%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.23%) ISO 9001
1 25 (16.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.44%) SLA
3 2 (1.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 75 (48.70%) Active Directory
2 56 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.30%) NFS
4 2 (1.30%) vSphere
4 2 (1.30%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (6.49%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (67.53%) Cisco
2 74 (48.05%) Microsoft
3 60 (38.96%) VMware
4 56 (36.36%) Polycom
5 51 (33.12%) Meraki
6 46 (29.87%) Aruba
7 43 (27.92%) Citrix
8 20 (12.99%) HP
9 11 (7.14%) CheckPoint
9 11 (7.14%) Veeam
10 10 (6.49%) Google
10 10 (6.49%) Palo Alto
11 9 (5.84%) Draytek
12 8 (5.19%) Huawei
13 7 (4.55%) Avaya
13 7 (4.55%) Fortinet
13 7 (4.55%) Juniper
13 7 (4.55%) Veritas
14 6 (3.90%) WatchGuard
15 5 (3.25%) SonicWALL