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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +23.07%
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
50 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.48% 9.92% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 45
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +72.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £57,000
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