Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Permanent jobs citing DSL 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.53% 0.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Kent median annual salary £26,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.65% - -
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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 259 406 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.62% 24.14% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 209 358 368
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -14.12%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,350
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
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 Kent

Job postings citing DSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for DSL in Kent

DSL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for DSL in Kent

DSL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 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
Dartford -4 7 £26,500 -37.65%
DSL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region with a requirement for DSL.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Skype
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

DSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Skype
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Field Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Field Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco