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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 433 456
Rank change year-on-year +75 +23  
Permanent jobs citing DSL 29 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.049% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 0.25% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 17
Median salary £40,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.85% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,600 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  

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 2739 3660 4547
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.92% 20.08% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 2982 3548
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Kent - 9 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 7 £39,000 - 1
Berkshire +33 5 £52,500 -
Surrey +32 4 £70,000 +97.18%
East Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex +3 1 £70,000 +33.33%
DSL
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 50 (90.91%) MPLS
2 47 (85.45%) Cisco
2 47 (85.45%) Ethernet
3 41 (74.55%) WAN
4 40 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (67.27%) Firewall
6 34 (61.82%) OSPF
6 34 (61.82%) BGP
6 34 (61.82%) Windows
7 33 (60.00%) LAN
7 33 (60.00%) CCNA
8 28 (50.91%) VPN
9 27 (49.09%) Wireless
10 25 (45.45%) DNS
10 25 (45.45%) DHCP
11 23 (41.82%) IPv6
11 23 (41.82%) Network Security
12 22 (40.00%) ITIL
13 21 (38.18%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (32.73%) VLAN
14 18 (32.73%) DMVPN
14 18 (32.73%) Meraki
14 18 (32.73%) Multicast
14 18 (32.73%) Spanning Tree
14 18 (32.73%) Unicast
14 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
15 17 (30.91%) Linux
15 17 (30.91%) VoIP
15 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
15 17 (30.91%) Juniper

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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (90.91%) MPLS
2 47 (85.45%) Ethernet
3 41 (74.55%) WAN
4 37 (67.27%) Firewall
5 34 (61.82%) BGP
5 34 (61.82%) OSPF
6 33 (60.00%) LAN
7 28 (50.91%) VPN
8 27 (49.09%) Wireless
9 25 (45.45%) DHCP
9 25 (45.45%) DNS
10 23 (41.82%) IPv6
10 23 (41.82%) Network Security
11 21 (38.18%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (32.73%) DMVPN
12 18 (32.73%) Multicast
12 18 (32.73%) Spanning Tree
12 18 (32.73%) Unicast
12 18 (32.73%) VLAN
13 17 (30.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
1 1 (1.82%) MySQL
1 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.82%) Redis
1 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Consultant
5 7 (12.73%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) IT Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) NOC Technician
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) WAN Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) VMware Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) IT Support
8 2 (3.64%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
1 9 (16.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 9 (16.36%) Driving Licence
2 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.73%) PKI
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.27%) Clustering
4 4 (7.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Windows
2 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
3 17 (30.91%) Linux
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.09%) Unix
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (14.55%) Presales
4 7 (12.73%) Adaptive Security
4 7 (12.73%) Change Control
4 7 (12.73%) Information Management
4 7 (12.73%) Network Design
4 7 (12.73%) Operations Management
4 7 (12.73%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) Escalation Management
6 5 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (9.09%) Line Management
6 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 5 (9.09%) Web Filtering
7 4 (7.27%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (7.27%) Patch Management
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.27%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) Groovy
3 1 (1.82%) Perl
3 1 (1.82%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (60.00%) CCNA
3 11 (20.00%) CCNP
4 8 (14.55%) Degree
5 6 (10.91%) MCITP
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (9.09%) CCIE
7 4 (7.27%) MCP
7 4 (7.27%) MCSE
7 4 (7.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.45%) CCDA
8 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.82%) etcd
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (7.27%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.82%) Ansible
4 1 (1.82%) Consul
4 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.82%) Icinga
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Cisco
2 18 (32.73%) Meraki
3 17 (30.91%) Juniper
4 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
5 13 (23.64%) Draytek
5 13 (23.64%) HP
6 9 (16.36%) NETGEAR
6 9 (16.36%) Ubiquiti
7 8 (14.55%) F5
8 7 (12.73%) Barracuda Networks
8 7 (12.73%) Palo Alto
8 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds
9 6 (10.91%) VMware
10 5 (9.09%) Forcepoint
11 4 (7.27%) Dell
11 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
11 4 (7.27%) Symantec
11 4 (7.27%) Veritas
11 4 (7.27%) WatchGuard
11 4 (7.27%) ZyXEL
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