Period
to 25 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 317 322
Rank change year-on-year +28 +5 -13
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 9 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.090% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.57% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 24
West Midlands median annual salary £26,375 £26,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.47% -33.75% +35.59%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £19,475
90th Percentile £34,000 £30,000 £46,450
England median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.26% -11.63%

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 1,489 1,579 1,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.99% 15.88% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 1,273 1,384
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 September 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 September 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 6 £26,375 -12.08%
Dudley - 2 £23,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - - 2
Coventry - 1 £35,000 -
ADSL
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Draytek
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Broadband

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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) Broadband
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) VDSL
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Data Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Bug Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Case Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
2 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) HNC
2 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Draytek
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Huawei
4 1 (11.11%) Meraki