The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 758 801 766
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -35
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 119 77 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.074% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 61 61 88
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +34.22%
DWDM
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18900 18070 21932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.93% 17.47% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15222 14513 18232
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in England

DWDM
Salary Trend in England

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

DWDM Salary Trend in England

DWDM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

DWDM Salary Histogram in England

DWDM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
South East +5 43 £52,500 -25.00%
East of England - 38 £48,750 - 2
London +4 35 £66,250 +65.62% 2
North West -12 1 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £34,000 -
DWDM
UK

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 113 (56.50%) Cisco
2 108 (54.00%) MPLS
3 101 (50.50%) Telecoms
4 98 (49.00%) Juniper
5 94 (47.00%) SDH
6 73 (36.50%) WAN
7 72 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
8 71 (35.50%) OSPF
9 70 (35.00%) BGP
9 70 (35.00%) Firewall
10 62 (31.00%) Service Delivery
11 59 (29.50%) VPN
12 57 (28.50%) TCP/IP
12 57 (28.50%) Ethernet
13 55 (27.50%) CCNP
14 54 (27.00%) Wireless
15 46 (23.00%) EIGRP
16 43 (21.50%) SLA
17 41 (20.50%) Finance
18 39 (19.50%) Internet
18 39 (19.50%) LAN
19 38 (19.00%) Degree
20 37 (18.50%) Network Design
21 35 (17.50%) Network Management
21 35 (17.50%) F5
22 34 (17.00%) RIP
23 32 (16.00%) MS Visio
24 31 (15.50%) SSL
24 31 (15.50%) HSRP
25 30 (15.00%) HP

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.50%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 27 (13.50%) MS Office
3 10 (5.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.00%) MS Project
5 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 108 (54.00%) MPLS
2 94 (47.00%) SDH
3 73 (36.50%) WAN
4 71 (35.50%) OSPF
5 70 (35.00%) BGP
5 70 (35.00%) Firewall
6 59 (29.50%) VPN
7 57 (28.50%) Ethernet
7 57 (28.50%) TCP/IP
8 54 (27.00%) Wireless
9 46 (23.00%) EIGRP
10 39 (19.50%) Internet
10 39 (19.50%) LAN
11 34 (17.00%) RIP
12 31 (15.50%) SSL
12 31 (15.50%) HSRP
13 24 (12.00%) VoIP
14 23 (11.50%) DSL
15 18 (9.00%) Network Security
15 18 (9.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
General
1 101 (50.50%) Telecoms
2 41 (20.50%) Finance
3 26 (13.00%) Banking
4 9 (4.50%) Marketing
5 7 (3.50%) Billing
6 4 (2.00%) Retail
7 2 (1.00%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (20.50%) Network Engineer
2 20 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 19 (9.50%) Document Manager
4 17 (8.50%) Consultant
5 16 (8.00%) Architect
5 16 (8.00%) Transmission Engineer
5 16 (8.00%) Network Architect
6 13 (6.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 11 (5.50%) Network Design Architect
9 8 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
9 8 (4.00%) Design Engineer
10 7 (3.50%) Technical Manager
10 7 (3.50%) Solutions Consultant
11 6 (3.00%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (3.00%) Author
11 6 (3.00%) Technical Author
11 6 (3.00%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.50%) Technical Design Authority
13 4 (2.00%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.00%) Equities
3 7 (3.50%) IVR
3 7 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.50%) Statistics
5 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.00%) BBC
5 2 (1.00%) Open Source
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) UNIX
2 16 (8.00%) Linux
3 6 (3.00%) Windows
4 3 (1.50%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) Solaris
6 1 (0.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.00%) Service Delivery
2 37 (18.50%) Network Design
3 35 (17.50%) Network Management
4 28 (14.00%) Change Management
5 27 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (13.50%) Line Management
6 25 (12.50%) ITIL
7 23 (11.50%) PRINCE2
8 21 (10.50%) PRINCE
8 21 (10.50%) Validation
8 21 (10.50%) Process Improvement
9 14 (7.00%) Network Architecture
10 12 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (5.50%) Time Management
11 11 (5.50%) Project Management
12 9 (4.50%) Regression Testing
12 9 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (4.50%) System Testing
13 8 (4.00%) Load Balancing
14 7 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.50%) Perl
1 11 (5.50%) Python
2 3 (1.50%) SQL
3 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (27.50%) CCNP
3 38 (19.00%) Degree
4 22 (11.00%) CCIE
5 21 (10.50%) CCNA
6 12 (6.00%) JNCIE
7 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.50%) CISSP
8 3 (1.50%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.00%) CCDP
9 2 (1.00%) CFA
9 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) CCDA
10 1 (0.50%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.50%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (21.50%) SLA
2 22 (11.00%) ISO 9000
2 22 (11.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (14.00%) HP NNM
2 9 (4.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.50%) OpenView
4 2 (1.00%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 113 (56.50%) Cisco
2 98 (49.00%) Juniper
3 35 (17.50%) F5
4 30 (15.00%) HP
5 18 (9.00%) Huawei
6 15 (7.50%) Sybase
7 12 (6.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (5.50%) Nortel
9 9 (4.50%) Verint
10 6 (3.00%) Ciena
11 5 (2.50%) VMware
11 5 (2.50%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.50%) Oracle
12 4 (2.00%) Avaya
12 4 (2.00%) Remedy
12 4 (2.00%) Sonus
13 3 (1.50%) Foundry
13 3 (1.50%) BT
14 2 (1.00%) CA
14 2 (1.00%) SevOne
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