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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 191 220 211
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 33 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 0.91% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 11
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +34.22%
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
1776 1757 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.02% 29.28% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1224 1167
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +29 28 £35,000 -30.00%
Newbury - 1 £40,000 -
DWDM
South East

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 30 (88.24%) Telecoms
2 29 (85.29%) SDH
3 14 (41.18%) Sybase
3 14 (41.18%) UNIX
4 11 (32.35%) Ethernet
5 6 (17.65%) Marketing
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) VPN
6 5 (14.71%) Juniper
6 5 (14.71%) Internet
6 5 (14.71%) MPLS
6 5 (14.71%) DSL
6 5 (14.71%) Service Management
6 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) Validation
6 5 (14.71%) Huawei
7 4 (11.76%) Ciena
7 4 (11.76%) Line Management
7 4 (11.76%) Nortel
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) ISO 9000
7 4 (11.76%) ISO 9001
8 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
8 3 (8.82%) MS Office
8 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (8.82%) Network Design
9 2 (5.88%) Front Office
10 1 (2.94%) BT

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) SDH
2 11 (32.35%) Ethernet
3 5 (14.71%) VPN
3 5 (14.71%) Internet
3 5 (14.71%) MPLS
3 5 (14.71%) DSL
4 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) OSPF
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (88.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Transmission Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Document Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery Coordinator
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Coordinator
6 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Author
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Author
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Service Management
1 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
1 5 (14.71%) Validation
2 4 (11.76%) Line Management
3 3 (8.82%) Network Design
4 1 (2.94%) Time Management
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.94%) Security Management
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO 9000
1 4 (11.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Sybase
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) Juniper
3 5 (14.71%) Huawei
4 4 (11.76%) Ciena
4 4 (11.76%) Nortel
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.94%) Veritas
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec
5 1 (2.94%) BT
5 1 (2.94%) NEC
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle