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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 209 226 218
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.017% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.057% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £41,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +15.89%
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
1298 1769 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.12% 29.80% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 922 974 1114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 2 September 2015. 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 - 6 £41,000 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
DWDM
South East

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 26 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 18 (56.25%) Degree
3 14 (43.75%) SDH
4 13 (40.63%) Project Management
5 12 (37.50%) DSL
5 12 (37.50%) PMI Certification
5 12 (37.50%) Wireless
5 12 (37.50%) Programme Management
6 11 (34.38%) Billing
6 11 (34.38%) PMI
7 10 (31.25%) Line Management
8 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (21.88%) PMP
10 6 (18.75%) MPLS
10 6 (18.75%) CCNP
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (18.75%) Service Management
10 6 (18.75%) Broadband
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco
11 5 (15.63%) Sybase
11 5 (15.63%) UNIX
11 5 (15.63%) Juniper
11 5 (15.63%) CISSP
11 5 (15.63%) CCVP
11 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (15.63%) F5
12 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (12.50%) IOS XR
12 4 (12.50%) NX-OS
12 4 (12.50%) LLU

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (9.38%) MS Visio
1 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) SDH
2 12 (37.50%) DSL
2 12 (37.50%) Wireless
3 6 (18.75%) MPLS
3 6 (18.75%) Broadband
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.50%) LLU
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (12.50%) IOS XR
5 4 (12.50%) NX-OS
5 4 (12.50%) Internet
6 3 (9.38%) 3G
6 3 (9.38%) SSL
6 3 (9.38%) HTTP
6 3 (9.38%) PBX
6 3 (9.38%) ATM
6 3 (9.38%) SMTP
6 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
6 3 (9.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 26 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 11 (34.38%) Billing
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Transmission Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Support
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) PMI
2 3 (9.38%) GIS
3 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) UNIX
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Project Management
2 12 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 10 (31.25%) Line Management
4 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.75%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Development
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Security Management
9 1 (3.13%) Validation
9 1 (3.13%) Process Management
9 1 (3.13%) ITIL
9 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.13%) CRM
9 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
9 1 (3.13%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) PMI Certification
3 7 (21.88%) PMP
4 6 (18.75%) CCNP
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (15.63%) CISSP
5 5 (15.63%) CCVP
6 4 (12.50%) CCIE
6 4 (12.50%) JNCIP
6 4 (12.50%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.13%) GCIH
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Xen
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Sybase
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
1 5 (15.63%) Juniper
1 5 (15.63%) F5
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Cramer
2 3 (9.38%) ComArch
2 3 (9.38%) Huawei
2 3 (9.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (6.25%) Ericsson
3 2 (6.25%) Siemens
3 2 (6.25%) Veritas
3 2 (6.25%) Symantec
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Acme Packet
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Mitel