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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 790 749 822
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +73
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 79 105 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.10% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.58% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 67 79 56
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +23.07%
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
19575 18136 20292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.89% 17.83% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14758 16868
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -34 21 £56,500 -19.28% 1
East of England +19 19 £55,500 -3.47% 1
London -31 18 £59,000 +31.11% 2
West Midlands -10 7 £62,500 +119.29%
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
South West -26 1 £41,500 +3.75% 3
DWDM
UK

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 127 (68.65%) MPLS
2 115 (62.16%) Cisco
3 88 (47.57%) Telecoms
4 87 (47.03%) SDH
5 86 (46.49%) Juniper
6 72 (38.92%) WAN
7 66 (35.68%) Firewall
8 58 (31.35%) Cisco Certification
9 55 (29.73%) Ethernet
10 52 (28.11%) OSPF
11 49 (26.49%) BGP
12 42 (22.70%) Service Delivery
13 40 (21.62%) CCNP
14 39 (21.08%) TCP/IP
15 37 (20.00%) Wireless
15 37 (20.00%) Internet
16 33 (17.84%) VPN
17 28 (15.14%) LAN
17 28 (15.14%) Finance
18 27 (14.59%) Network Design
19 26 (14.05%) EIGRP
20 23 (12.43%) SLA
21 22 (11.89%) CCNA
21 22 (11.89%) RIP
21 22 (11.89%) Degree
21 22 (11.89%) F5
22 20 (10.81%) HSRP
22 20 (10.81%) SSL
23 19 (10.27%) Project Management
23 19 (10.27%) Network Management

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (7.03%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.86%) MS Office
3 4 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 127 (68.65%) MPLS
2 87 (47.03%) SDH
3 72 (38.92%) WAN
4 66 (35.68%) Firewall
5 55 (29.73%) Ethernet
6 52 (28.11%) OSPF
7 49 (26.49%) BGP
8 39 (21.08%) TCP/IP
9 37 (20.00%) Wireless
9 37 (20.00%) Internet
10 33 (17.84%) VPN
11 28 (15.14%) LAN
12 26 (14.05%) EIGRP
13 22 (11.89%) RIP
14 20 (10.81%) HSRP
14 20 (10.81%) SSL
15 15 (8.11%) Multicast
15 15 (8.11%) VoIP
16 13 (7.03%) Network Security
16 13 (7.03%) 4G
General
1 88 (47.57%) Telecoms
2 28 (15.14%) Finance
3 9 (4.86%) Banking
4 5 (2.70%) Billing
5 3 (1.62%) Marketing
5 3 (1.62%) Electronics
6 2 (1.08%) Retail
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (30.81%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.05%) Consultant
3 16 (8.65%) Architect
4 12 (6.49%) Network Architect
4 12 (6.49%) Network Specialist
5 11 (5.95%) Technical Design Authority
6 10 (5.41%) Design Engineer
6 10 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.41%) Customer Engineer
6 10 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 9 (4.86%) Network Design Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Designer
8 8 (4.32%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (3.24%) Development Manager
9 6 (3.24%) Solutions Consultant
9 6 (3.24%) Sales Engineer
10 5 (2.70%) Senior Designer
11 4 (2.16%) Business Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.32%) Equities
2 7 (3.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.78%) Statistics
3 5 (2.70%) PKI
3 5 (2.70%) PMI
4 3 (1.62%) CCTV
5 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.54%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.11%) Linux
2 8 (4.32%) UNIX
3 3 (1.62%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.70%) Service Delivery
2 27 (14.59%) Network Design
3 19 (10.27%) Project Management
3 19 (10.27%) Network Management
4 15 (8.11%) Change Management
5 14 (7.57%) PRINCE2
5 14 (7.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (7.57%) Load Balancing
6 13 (7.03%) Network Architecture
7 12 (6.49%) ITIL
8 11 (5.95%) Network Planning
9 9 (4.86%) System Testing
9 9 (4.86%) Low Latency
9 9 (4.86%) Process Improvement
9 9 (4.86%) Capacity Management
9 9 (4.86%) PRINCE
9 9 (4.86%) Regression Testing
10 8 (4.32%) Time Management
11 7 (3.78%) Business Development
12 6 (3.24%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.95%) C
2 8 (4.32%) Python
2 8 (4.32%) Perl
3 2 (1.08%) SQL
3 2 (1.08%) Lisp
4 1 (0.54%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 58 (31.35%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (21.62%) CCNP
3 22 (11.89%) CCNA
3 22 (11.89%) Degree
4 16 (8.65%) CCIE
5 12 (6.49%) JNCIE
6 10 (5.41%) PMI Certification
6 10 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.24%) PMP
8 3 (1.62%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.62%) JNCIP
8 3 (1.62%) CISSP
9 2 (1.08%) HNC
9 2 (1.08%) CCDP
10 1 (0.54%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.54%) HP MASE
10 1 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.54%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.54%) CCDA
10 1 (0.54%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (8.65%) HP NNM
2 3 (1.62%) OpenView
3 2 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 115 (62.16%) Cisco
2 86 (46.49%) Juniper
3 22 (11.89%) F5
4 18 (9.73%) Nortel
4 18 (9.73%) HP
5 10 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.78%) Fujitsu
6 7 (3.78%) Huawei
6 7 (3.78%) Ericsson
7 6 (3.24%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.70%) Ciena
8 5 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (2.16%) VMware
10 3 (1.62%) Foundry
10 3 (1.62%) BT
11 2 (1.08%) Cramer
11 2 (1.08%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.54%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.54%) Telcordia
12 1 (0.54%) Citrix
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