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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 131 123 139
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.052% 0.057% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.36% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +34.22%
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
352 278 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.17% 15.80% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 299 243 264
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

DWDM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Warrington - 1 £45,000 -
DWDM
North West

DWDM
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree