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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 129
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +23.07%
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
308 270 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.99% 16.34% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 240 202 295
Average salary £35,000 £44,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
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