The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 418 421
Rank change year-on-year +55 +3  
Permanent jobs citing DSL 26 40 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 0.94% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 14
Median salary £40,000 £29,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -38.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £46,000 £52,500
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 South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2936 4259 4597
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.70% 22.09% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 3597 3509
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,500
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

DSL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for DSL in the South East

DSL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DSL in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DSL in the South East

DSL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DSL within the South East 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
East Sussex - 15 £40,000 -
Hampshire +23 3 £41,000 +49.09%
West Sussex +6 3 £62,500 +78.57%
Berkshire +32 2 - - 1
Surrey +20 2 £23,250 -18.42%
Kent - 1 £39,000 -
DSL
England

DSL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for DSL.

1 52 (85.25%) Cisco
1 52 (85.25%) MPLS
2 49 (80.33%) Ethernet
3 46 (75.41%) Firewall
4 45 (73.77%) LAN
5 44 (72.13%) WAN
6 39 (63.93%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (55.74%) VPN
8 33 (54.10%) DNS
8 33 (54.10%) DHCP
9 31 (50.82%) Windows
10 30 (49.18%) ITIL
11 29 (47.54%) OSPF
11 29 (47.54%) BGP
11 29 (47.54%) Wireless
12 27 (44.26%) Juniper
13 24 (39.34%) ISDN
14 22 (36.07%) CCNA
15 21 (34.43%) Network Security
16 20 (32.79%) Wi-Fi
16 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
17 19 (31.15%) VLAN
17 19 (31.15%) IPv6
18 18 (29.51%) DMVPN
18 18 (29.51%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (29.51%) Multicast
18 18 (29.51%) Meraki
18 18 (29.51%) Spanning Tree
18 18 (29.51%) Unicast
19 17 (27.87%) Data Centre

DSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (85.25%) MPLS
2 49 (80.33%) Ethernet
3 46 (75.41%) Firewall
4 45 (73.77%) LAN
5 44 (72.13%) WAN
6 34 (55.74%) VPN
7 33 (54.10%) DHCP
7 33 (54.10%) DNS
8 29 (47.54%) BGP
8 29 (47.54%) OSPF
8 29 (47.54%) Wireless
9 24 (39.34%) ISDN
10 21 (34.43%) Network Security
11 20 (32.79%) Wi-Fi
12 19 (31.15%) IPv6
12 19 (31.15%) VLAN
13 18 (29.51%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (29.51%) DMVPN
13 18 (29.51%) Multicast
13 18 (29.51%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (9.84%) Military
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (65.57%) Network Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) NOC Technician
5 6 (9.84%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) LAN Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) VoIP Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) WAN Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) WLAN Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.03%) Driving Licence
3 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.11%) PKI
4 7 (11.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.82%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
3 15 (24.59%) Linux
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.64%) Unix
8 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) ITIL
2 13 (21.31%) Incident Management
3 11 (18.03%) Adaptive Security
3 11 (18.03%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (16.39%) Line Management
4 10 (16.39%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Change Control
5 8 (13.11%) Information Management
5 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
5 8 (13.11%) Network Design
5 8 (13.11%) Operations Management
5 8 (13.11%) WAN Optimisation
6 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.84%) B2B
8 3 (4.92%) Service Management
9 2 (3.28%) Change Management
9 2 (3.28%) ITSM
9 2 (3.28%) Network Management
9 2 (3.28%) Project Management
9 2 (3.28%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) Java
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (63.93%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (36.07%) CCNA
3 14 (22.95%) CCNP
4 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
4 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) CCVP
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Cisco Prime
1 14 (22.95%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.28%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.28%) SCCM
3 2 (3.28%) SCOM
4 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 52 (85.25%) Cisco
2 27 (44.26%) Juniper
3 18 (29.51%) Meraki
4 14 (22.95%) F5
4 14 (22.95%) SolarWinds
5 13 (21.31%) HP
6 11 (18.03%) Barracuda Networks
6 11 (18.03%) Draytek
6 11 (18.03%) NETGEAR
6 11 (18.03%) Palo Alto
6 11 (18.03%) Ubiquiti
7 6 (9.84%) VMware
8 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.64%) Acronis
9 1 (1.64%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.64%) Sage
9 1 (1.64%) Symantec
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