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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 756 804 768
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -36
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 119 103 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.092% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.53% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 70
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £69,944 £58,334 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
18938 19346 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 17.20% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15139 15366 17267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
South East +16 55 £62,000 +24.00% 1
East of England +61 41 £37,500 +25.00% 1
London +1 16 £61,250 +6.29% 2
South West -15 7 £40,750 +4.48%
East Midlands - 4 - -
DWDM
UK

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 149 (70.28%) Telecoms
2 110 (51.89%) SDH
3 77 (36.32%) Cisco
4 63 (29.72%) MPLS
5 59 (27.83%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (25.00%) Degree
7 51 (24.06%) Wireless
8 50 (23.58%) DSL
9 45 (21.23%) Line Management
10 44 (20.75%) Ethernet
11 43 (20.28%) Juniper
12 37 (17.45%) MS Visio
13 36 (16.98%) TCP/IP
13 36 (16.98%) OSPF
14 35 (16.51%) Service Delivery
14 35 (16.51%) WAN
14 35 (16.51%) CCNP
14 35 (16.51%) Huawei
15 34 (16.04%) VPN
15 34 (16.04%) BGP
16 32 (15.09%) LAN
16 32 (15.09%) UNIX
17 31 (14.62%) SLA
17 31 (14.62%) ISO 9000
17 31 (14.62%) ISO 9001
18 30 (14.15%) CCNA
18 30 (14.15%) Validation
19 29 (13.68%) Network Management
20 27 (12.74%) EIGRP
20 27 (12.74%) Project Management

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (17.45%) MS Visio
2 15 (7.08%) MS Office
3 10 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.30%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.94%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 110 (51.89%) SDH
2 63 (29.72%) MPLS
3 51 (24.06%) Wireless
4 50 (23.58%) DSL
5 44 (20.75%) Ethernet
6 36 (16.98%) OSPF
6 36 (16.98%) TCP/IP
7 35 (16.51%) WAN
8 34 (16.04%) VPN
8 34 (16.04%) BGP
9 32 (15.09%) LAN
10 27 (12.74%) EIGRP
11 23 (10.85%) VoIP
12 22 (10.38%) SSL
12 22 (10.38%) Firewall
13 20 (9.43%) RIP
14 19 (8.96%) HSRP
15 13 (6.13%) Internet
16 12 (5.66%) SONET
17 11 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) MySQL
General
1 149 (70.28%) Telecoms
2 20 (9.43%) Finance
2 20 (9.43%) Billing
3 16 (7.55%) Marketing
4 14 (6.60%) Banking
5 4 (1.89%) Electronics
6 2 (0.94%) Front Office
6 2 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (20.28%) Network Engineer
2 25 (11.79%) Document Manager
3 19 (8.96%) Transmission Engineer
4 13 (6.13%) Support Engineer
5 12 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (5.66%) NOC Engineer
6 11 (5.19%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.25%) Network Specialist
8 8 (3.77%) Network Architect
8 8 (3.77%) Architect
8 8 (3.77%) Service Manager
8 8 (3.77%) Services Delivery Manager
9 7 (3.30%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (3.30%) Account Director
10 6 (2.83%) Senior Manager
11 5 (2.36%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (2.36%) Network Support
11 5 (2.36%) Professional Services Engineer
12 4 (1.89%) Network Operations Engineer
12 4 (1.89%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.36%) XML
1 5 (2.36%) CORBA
2 2 (0.94%) Middleware
3 1 (0.47%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.02%) PMI
2 9 (4.25%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.25%) CCTV
3 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.36%) Tandem
4 3 (1.42%) IVR
4 3 (1.42%) Statistics
4 3 (1.42%) Open Source
5 2 (0.94%) BBC
6 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.09%) UNIX
2 10 (4.72%) Linux
3 6 (2.83%) Windows
4 2 (0.94%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.23%) Line Management
2 35 (16.51%) Service Delivery
3 30 (14.15%) Validation
4 29 (13.68%) Network Management
5 27 (12.74%) Project Management
6 24 (11.32%) ITIL
7 22 (10.38%) Network Design
8 21 (9.91%) Change Management
9 18 (8.49%) Programme Management
10 16 (7.55%) PRINCE2
11 14 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (6.13%) Service Management
13 12 (5.66%) PRINCE
14 11 (5.19%) Incident Management
14 11 (5.19%) Process Improvement
14 11 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (4.25%) Business Development
16 6 (2.83%) Security Management
17 5 (2.36%) Procure-to-pay
17 5 (2.36%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.19%) C
2 6 (2.83%) Python
3 2 (0.94%) SQL
4 1 (0.47%) Perl
4 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (27.83%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (25.00%) Degree
3 35 (16.51%) CCNP
4 30 (14.15%) CCNA
5 21 (9.91%) PMI Certification
6 15 (7.08%) PMP
7 8 (3.77%) CCIE
8 5 (2.36%) CISSP
8 5 (2.36%) CCVP
9 4 (1.89%) JNCIP
9 4 (1.89%) JNCIE
9 4 (1.89%) HNC
10 2 (0.94%) CCDP
10 2 (0.94%) CFA
11 1 (0.47%) GCIH
11 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.47%) HND
11 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.62%) ISO 9000
1 31 (14.62%) ISO 9001
1 31 (14.62%) SLA
2 8 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.42%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) BS7799
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.47%) Kamailio
3 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (8.02%) HP NNM
2 5 (2.36%) Cacti
2 5 (2.36%) OpenView
2 5 (2.36%) Nagios
2 5 (2.36%) OPNET
3 3 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 77 (36.32%) Cisco
2 43 (20.28%) Juniper
3 35 (16.51%) Huawei
4 25 (11.79%) Sybase
5 24 (11.32%) HP
6 21 (9.91%) F5
7 18 (8.49%) Ciena
8 14 (6.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 13 (6.13%) Remedy
10 9 (4.25%) Ericsson
11 7 (3.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 6 (2.83%) Microsoft
13 5 (2.36%) Oracle
13 5 (2.36%) VMware
13 5 (2.36%) Nortel
14 3 (1.42%) Verint
15 2 (0.94%) Sonus
15 2 (0.94%) Avaya
15 2 (0.94%) Veritas
15 2 (0.94%) Symantec
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