The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for xDSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited xDSL over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
xDSL
UK
Rank 841 888 917
Rank change year-on-year +47 +29  
Permanent jobs citing xDSL 8 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.057% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.060% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 51 25
Median salary £51,250 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.12% -23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £24,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00%  

xDSL 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 13434 17718 19311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.04% 17.27% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10953 14664 15361
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

xDSL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for xDSL in the UK

xDSL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for xDSL in the UK

xDSL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing xDSL over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for xDSL in the UK

xDSL
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing xDSL within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +43 8 £51,250 +28.12% 1
London +66 3 £55,000 -4.34%
South East +61 2 - - 1
Reading +37 2 - - 1
Berkshire +26 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +16 2 - -
East of England +7 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Yorkshire +27 1 £37,500 +56.25%
West Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £37,500 -

xDSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for xDSL.

1 19 (65.52%) LAN
1 19 (65.52%) Ethernet
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco
3 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
4 14 (48.28%) WAN
5 13 (44.83%) Broadband
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (44.83%) MPLS
6 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
7 10 (34.48%) ATM
7 10 (34.48%) VoIP
8 9 (31.03%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (27.59%) BGP
9 8 (27.59%) Internet
9 8 (27.59%) CCNP
9 8 (27.59%) CCNA
9 8 (27.59%) PSTN
9 8 (27.59%) Network Design
9 8 (27.59%) Marketing
9 8 (27.59%) Product Management
10 7 (24.14%) 802.1X
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) 802.11
10 7 (24.14%) DOCSIS
10 7 (24.14%) DSLAM
10 7 (24.14%) Frame Relay
10 7 (24.14%) Service Management
11 6 (20.69%) Firewall
12 5 (17.24%) Avaya
12 5 (17.24%) Data Centre

xDSL
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) Ethernet
1 19 (65.52%) LAN
2 14 (48.28%) WAN
3 13 (44.83%) Broadband
3 13 (44.83%) MPLS
4 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 10 (34.48%) ATM
5 10 (34.48%) VoIP
6 9 (31.03%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (27.59%) BGP
7 8 (27.59%) Internet
7 8 (27.59%) PSTN
8 7 (24.14%) 802.11
8 7 (24.14%) DOCSIS
8 7 (24.14%) DSLAM
8 7 (24.14%) Frame Relay
9 6 (20.69%) Firewall
10 3 (10.34%) DNS
10 3 (10.34%) DSL
10 3 (10.34%) VPN
General
1 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
2 8 (27.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Broadband Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Sales Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Network Support
3 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Network Design
1 8 (27.59%) Product Management
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) Data Privacy
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Presales
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNA
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.90%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Iperf
1 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) Avaya
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Nokia
4 2 (6.90%) Nortel
4 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.90%) Symantec
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 3 days ago