Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for xDSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited xDSL over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

xDSL
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 567 638
Rank change year-on-year +31 +71 -11
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 13 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.066% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.31% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 16
South East median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - +47.54%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,450 £67,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +48.31%

xDSL 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5392 7405 8587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.62% 21.36% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4296 5928 6976
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,125 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

xDSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing xDSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for xDSL in the South East

xDSL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for xDSL in the South East

xDSL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing xDSL in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for xDSL in the South East

xDSL
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 xDSL within the South East 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
Thames Valley +26 11 £57,500 -4.17%
Berkshire +35 6 £57,500 -4.17%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £68,000 -
xDSL
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing xDSL 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 xDSL.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CCIE
2 11 (84.62%) MPLS
3 10 (76.92%) OSPF
3 10 (76.92%) BGP
3 10 (76.92%) WAN
4 9 (69.23%) VPN
5 8 (61.54%) IPsec
5 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
5 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
5 8 (61.54%) Juniper
6 7 (53.85%) L2TP
6 7 (53.85%) CCNP
6 7 (53.85%) PPP
6 7 (53.85%) Firewall
7 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
8 5 (38.46%) Network Design
8 5 (38.46%) JNCIA
8 5 (38.46%) VMware
8 5 (38.46%) SSL
8 5 (38.46%) SDH
8 5 (38.46%) Perl
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL
8 5 (38.46%) Unix
8 5 (38.46%) Python
8 5 (38.46%) Broadband
8 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
8 5 (38.46%) DWDM
8 5 (38.46%) CCSP

xDSL
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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) MPLS
2 10 (76.92%) BGP
2 10 (76.92%) OSPF
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
4 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
4 8 (61.54%) IPsec
5 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) L2TP
5 7 (53.85%) PPP
6 5 (38.46%) Broadband
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (38.46%) DWDM
6 5 (38.46%) IPv4
6 5 (38.46%) SDH
6 5 (38.46%) SSL
7 4 (30.77%) ATM
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) VoIP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Network Support
3 5 (38.46%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Support
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Network Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Design Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
2 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
1 5 (38.46%) Python
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCIE
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) CCSP
4 5 (38.46%) JNCIA
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) CCDE
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) JNCIP
6 1 (7.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) F5
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Arqiva