The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for DSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 232 250
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18  
Permanent jobs citing DSL 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £28,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year +39.13% -29.87%  

DSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 898 845 1143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.74% 14.86% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 700 689 876
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing DSL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DSL in the North West

DSL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for DSL in the North West

DSL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -24 1 £37,500 +50.00% 2
DSL
England

DSL
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North West region with a requirement for DSL.

1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice

DSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
Greater Manchester
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago