The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for ADSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ADSL over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
England / South West
Rank 227 239 233
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 11 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.21% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 9
Median salary £31,500 £31,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.78% +51.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £37,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year -20.52% +51.00%  

ADSL 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 West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 790 1158 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.53% 19.70% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 600 972 847
Median salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,203
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

ADSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for ADSL in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for ADSL in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ADSL in the South West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ADSL in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bristol +6 4 £45,000 +30.43%
Cornwall -2 2 £25,000 +13.63%
Wiltshire - 2 £36,250 -
Gloucestershire +1 1 £21,000 -44.00%
Somerset -10 1 £21,500 -48.19%
ADSL
England

ADSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing ADSL 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 West region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) LAN
2 13 (56.52%) WAN
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco
4 11 (47.83%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) VoIP
6 8 (34.78%) WatchGuard
7 7 (30.43%) DHCP
8 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) CCNP
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) BGP
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (26.09%) MPLS
8 6 (26.09%) OSPF
8 6 (26.09%) Network Management
8 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
9 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (21.74%) VLAN
9 5 (21.74%) Juniper
9 5 (21.74%) Mitel
9 5 (21.74%) VMware
9 5 (21.74%) Unix
9 5 (21.74%) MS Office
9 5 (21.74%) WLAN
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 13 (56.52%) LAN
2 13 (56.52%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 8 (34.78%) VoIP
5 7 (30.43%) DHCP
6 6 (26.09%) BGP
6 6 (26.09%) MPLS
6 6 (26.09%) OSPF
6 6 (26.09%) VPN
7 5 (21.74%) VLAN
7 5 (21.74%) WLAN
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
8 4 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (17.39%) RIP
8 4 (17.39%) VPLS
8 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
9 3 (13.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Specialist
5 3 (13.04%) Brocade Specialist
5 3 (13.04%) Field Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Mitel Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Mitel Field Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) IPTV
3 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Network Management
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Adaptive Security
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Presales
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNP
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCENT
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) NFS
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) WatchGuard
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Juniper
4 5 (21.74%) Mitel
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Brocade
5 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
6 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) 3Com
8 1 (4.35%) BT
8 1 (4.35%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (4.35%) HP
8 1 (4.35%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) Ubiquiti