The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DOCSIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DOCSIS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 844 950 962
Rank change year-on-year +106 +12  
Permanent jobs citing DOCSIS 14 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.022% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £90,000

DOCSIS 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13603 17985 19852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.96% 17.30% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11087 14881 15830
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DOCSIS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DOCSIS in the UK

DOCSIS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DOCSIS in the UK

DOCSIS
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DOCSIS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +115 14 £45,000 -
South East +65 14 £45,000 -
Berkshire +52 14 £45,000 -
Reading +45 13 - -

DOCSIS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing DOCSIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DOCSIS.

1 26 (96.30%) Telecoms
1 26 (96.30%) Marketing
2 19 (70.37%) Product Marketing
2 19 (70.37%) IPTV
2 19 (70.37%) STB
2 19 (70.37%) Middleware
2 19 (70.37%) DRM
2 19 (70.37%) DVB
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Android
2 19 (70.37%) Marketing Strategy
2 19 (70.37%) HbbTV
3 14 (51.85%) HEVC
3 14 (51.85%) Nagra
3 14 (51.85%) Verimatrix
3 14 (51.85%) HTML5
3 14 (51.85%) DLNA
3 14 (51.85%) PlayReady
3 14 (51.85%) Roku
3 14 (51.85%) Over-the-Top Content
3 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) Apple
3 14 (51.85%) MPEG
3 14 (51.85%) MBA
3 14 (51.85%) Google
4 12 (44.44%) Humax
5 7 (25.93%) Service Management
5 7 (25.93%) DSLAM
5 7 (25.93%) Network Design

DOCSIS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) DVB
1 19 (70.37%) HbbTV
2 14 (51.85%) DLNA
3 7 (25.93%) Broadband
3 7 (25.93%) DSLAM
3 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
3 7 (25.93%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) PSTN
3 7 (25.93%) xDSL
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
General
1 26 (96.30%) Marketing
1 26 (96.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Marketing Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Broadband Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Middleware
2 14 (51.85%) HEVC
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) HTML5
2 14 (51.85%) PlayReady
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) IPTV
1 19 (70.37%) STB
2 14 (51.85%) MPEG
2 14 (51.85%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Android
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) DRM
1 19 (70.37%) Marketing Strategy
1 19 (70.37%) Product Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Network Design
2 7 (25.93%) Product Management
2 7 (25.93%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) MBA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Apple
1 14 (51.85%) Google
1 14 (51.85%) Nagra
1 14 (51.85%) Roku
1 14 (51.85%) Verimatrix
2 12 (44.44%) Humax
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) ProCurve