Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ADSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ADSL over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 296 298
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +7
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 7 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.072% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 1.16% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 23
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50% +81.82%
10th Percentile £22,750 £29,400 £31,800
90th Percentile £31,000 £47,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +20.37%

ADSL 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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,432 1,645 1,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.66% 16.10% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 1,301 1,434
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ADSL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ADSL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ADSL in the West Midlands

ADSL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ADSL in the West Midlands

ADSL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ADSL in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ADSL in the West Midlands

ADSL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADSL within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
Birmingham +12 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Warwickshire - 3 £23,500 -
Walsall - 2 £30,000 -
Dudley +4 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Coventry - 1 £30,000 - 1
ADSL
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing ADSL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ADSL.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WLAN
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 3 (42.86%) PDA
4 3 (42.86%) WSUS
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) AVG
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Kaspersky
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) Mitel
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) Sophos
5 2 (28.57%) SLA

ADSL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) ISDN
5 1 (14.29%) PSTN
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Presales
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) AVG
3 2 (28.57%) Kaspersky
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco