The first table below looks at the demand for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 118 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 2.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +15.10%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
259 239 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.20% 14.77% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 215 202 197
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DWDM
South West

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DWDM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

DWDM Salary Trend in Bristol

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) RSVP
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) 3GPP
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Broadband
5 4 (40.00%) ISDN
5 4 (40.00%) PKI
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 4 (40.00%) LTE
5 4 (40.00%) SCTP
5 4 (40.00%) 4G
5 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) SIEM
6 3 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (30.00%) VPLS
6 3 (30.00%) FCoE

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) RSVP
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) 3GPP
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) ISDN
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) LTE
4 4 (40.00%) SCTP
4 4 (40.00%) 4G
4 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (30.00%) VPLS
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Communications Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (20.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (10.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Meru Networks
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint