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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
42 17 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.27% 7.36% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 38
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £35,000 £64,000
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