Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assymetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 308 304
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 +21
Permanent jobs citing ADSL 13 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 1.28% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 33
West Midlands median annual salary £25,500 £30,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -28.57% +68.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,750 £20,050
90th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +6.78% -1.67%

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 1,511 1,479 1,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.02% 15.11% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,030 1,181 1,454
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,080 £24,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -8 7 £28,500 -5.00%
Warwickshire +12 3 £23,500 -6.00%
Dudley - 3 £23,000 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £30,000 -
ADSL
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
3 6 (46.15%) Office 365
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) SLA
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) WLAN
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) WSUS
6 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
6 3 (23.08%) Draytek
6 3 (23.08%) Capita
6 3 (23.08%) PDA
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office

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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) VLAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) WLAN
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) ADSL2
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) PSTN
6 1 (7.69%) SMTP
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) VRRP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Data Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Provisioning Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Channel Sales Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Sales Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (7.69%) Presales
1 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Capita
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) Draytek
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) AVG
4 1 (7.69%) Kaspersky
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) ShoreTel
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos