Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 278 262
Rank change year-on-year -12 -16 +24
Permanent jobs citing DSL 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.050% 0.013% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.087% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -31.03% +20.83%
North West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -32.29%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1134 1156 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.22% 15.41% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1014 825
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,475 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

DSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for DSL in Manchester

DSL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for DSL in Manchester

DSL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DSL in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DSL in Manchester

DSL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Rochdale - 1 £43,500 -
DSL
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DSL.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) L2TP
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) TACACS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Redback
2 3 (75.00%) ICMP
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Foundry
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Fault Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Openreach
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
3 2 (50.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) VRRP
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Huawei
4 1 (25.00%) VPN

DSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) L2TP
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) ICMP
2 3 (75.00%) TACACS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) PPP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Fault Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCENT
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) Foundry
2 3 (75.00%) Openreach
2 3 (75.00%) Redback
3 1 (25.00%) Huawei