The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 43
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +53.84%
DWDM
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.06% 17.18% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 32
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £35,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DWDM
Salary Trend in Chester

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

DWDM Salary Trend in Chester