The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 219 214 211
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 7 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.43% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
Average salary £50,000 £63,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +59.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £52,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £74,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +53.84%
DWDM
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1795 1621 1429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.27% 28.63% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1137 1103
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DWDM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

DWDM Salary Trend in Berkshire

DWDM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

DWDM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

DWDM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 2 £50,000 -
Wokingham -3 1 £39,000 -49.67%
Newbury - 1 £40,000 -
DWDM
South East

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DWDM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DWDM.

1 14 (82.35%) Telecoms
2 12 (70.59%) SDH
3 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) PMI Certification
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (35.29%) PMP
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) DSL
6 4 (23.53%) Network Design
6 4 (23.53%) Ciena
7 3 (17.65%) Line Management
7 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (17.65%) Wireless
7 3 (17.65%) Billing
7 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
7 3 (17.65%) PMI
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
7 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco
8 2 (11.76%) LAN
8 2 (11.76%) VPN
8 2 (11.76%) MPLS
8 2 (11.76%) OSPF
8 2 (11.76%) WAN
9 1 (5.88%) Network Security
9 1 (5.88%) Time Management

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing DWDM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DWDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) SDH
2 4 (23.53%) DSL
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) ISDN
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (82.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Document Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Transmission Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Author
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Author
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Network Design
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) PMI Certification
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) CCDP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Ciena
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet