The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 256 243 248
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 6 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.081% 0.27% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 1.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 3
Average salary £52,500 £55,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -3.47%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +15.89%
DWDM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1200 1626 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.24% 20.89% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 965 1320 1229
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DWDM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

DWDM Salary Trend in the East of England

DWDM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Bedfordshire -7 4 £52,500 -5.40%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £53,750 -20.37%
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
4 20 (62.50%) MPLS
5 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
6 17 (53.13%) BGP
7 14 (43.75%) Juniper
7 14 (43.75%) SLA
7 14 (43.75%) CCNP
8 13 (40.63%) CCNA
8 13 (40.63%) ITIL
8 13 (40.63%) Firewall
8 13 (40.63%) Wireless
9 12 (37.50%) Network Design
9 12 (37.50%) VRRP
9 12 (37.50%) EIGRP
9 12 (37.50%) SSL
9 12 (37.50%) VPN
9 12 (37.50%) OSPF
9 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (37.50%) HSRP
10 11 (34.38%) Ciena
10 11 (34.38%) Network Management
10 11 (34.38%) WAN
10 11 (34.38%) RIP
10 11 (34.38%) HP
10 11 (34.38%) Change Management
10 11 (34.38%) HP NNM
11 10 (31.25%) LAN
12 9 (28.13%) MS Visio

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
1 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
2 20 (62.50%) MPLS
3 17 (53.13%) BGP
4 13 (40.63%) Firewall
4 13 (40.63%) Wireless
5 12 (37.50%) EIGRP
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (37.50%) HSRP
5 12 (37.50%) OSPF
5 12 (37.50%) SSL
5 12 (37.50%) VPN
5 12 (37.50%) VRRP
6 11 (34.38%) RIP
6 11 (34.38%) WAN
7 10 (31.25%) LAN
8 9 (28.13%) Ethernet
9 7 (21.88%) SDH
10 5 (15.63%) DSL
11 2 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Document Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Network Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) Network Design
3 11 (34.38%) Change Management
3 11 (34.38%) Network Management
4 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 5 (15.63%) Validation
6 5 (15.63%) Line Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Security Management
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.13%) Fault Management
9 1 (3.13%) Time Management
9 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
9 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) CCNP
3 13 (40.63%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) HNC
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) SLA
2 5 (15.63%) ISO 9000
2 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.13%) BS7799
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Juniper
3 11 (34.38%) HP
3 11 (34.38%) Ciena
4 8 (25.00%) Remedy
5 7 (21.88%) F5
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Siemens