The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 115
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
DWDM
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
197 336 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.81% 18.47% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 150 276 247
Average salary £31,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DWDM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DWDM Salary Trend in Cheshire