The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +53.84%
DWDM
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 13 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.41% 9.03% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 34
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DWDM across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

DWDM
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DWDM across the Belfast region.

DWDM Salary Trend in Belfast