The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 804 760 813
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +53
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 94 102 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.10% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.54% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 73 72 52
Average salary £58,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £45,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +25.87%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19095 18728 19890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.57% 18.38% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15425 15169 16656
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DWDM
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -9 35 £56,500 -19.28% 3
London -46 30 £67,500 +50.00% 2
East of England -1 17 £52,500 -8.69% 2
West Midlands +3 7 £48,000 +54.83%
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
DWDM
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DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 141 (69.80%) MPLS
2 117 (57.92%) Cisco
3 99 (49.01%) Telecoms
4 91 (45.05%) SDH
5 82 (40.59%) WAN
6 77 (38.12%) Juniper
7 75 (37.13%) Ethernet
8 70 (34.65%) Firewall
9 66 (32.67%) Cisco Certification
10 58 (28.71%) OSPF
11 54 (26.73%) BGP
12 50 (24.75%) CCNP
13 47 (23.27%) TCP/IP
13 47 (23.27%) Wireless
14 42 (20.79%) Finance
15 37 (18.32%) VPN
15 37 (18.32%) Internet
15 37 (18.32%) LAN
16 32 (15.84%) EIGRP
17 30 (14.85%) Service Delivery
17 30 (14.85%) F5
18 27 (13.37%) Multicast
19 24 (11.88%) CCNA
20 23 (11.39%) Project Management
21 22 (10.89%) Network Design
22 21 (10.40%) Degree
23 20 (9.90%) IPsec
23 20 (9.90%) SLA
23 20 (9.90%) Nortel
24 19 (9.41%) RIP

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (6.44%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.96%) MS Office
2 8 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.49%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 141 (69.80%) MPLS
2 91 (45.05%) SDH
3 82 (40.59%) WAN
4 75 (37.13%) Ethernet
5 70 (34.65%) Firewall
6 58 (28.71%) OSPF
7 54 (26.73%) BGP
8 47 (23.27%) TCP/IP
8 47 (23.27%) Wireless
9 37 (18.32%) VPN
9 37 (18.32%) LAN
9 37 (18.32%) Internet
10 32 (15.84%) EIGRP
11 27 (13.37%) Multicast
12 20 (9.90%) IPsec
13 19 (9.41%) RIP
14 18 (8.91%) Frame Relay
15 17 (8.42%) BIG-IP
16 16 (7.92%) VLAN
16 16 (7.92%) SSL
General
1 99 (49.01%) Telecoms
2 42 (20.79%) Finance
3 12 (5.94%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.96%) Banking
4 8 (3.96%) Billing
5 6 (2.97%) Marketing
6 3 (1.49%) Electronics
6 3 (1.49%) Law
6 3 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (34.16%) Network Engineer
2 27 (13.37%) Consultant
3 15 (7.43%) Architect
4 12 (5.94%) Wireless Engineer
5 11 (5.45%) Network Specialist
5 11 (5.45%) Customer Engineer
6 10 (4.95%) Project Manager
6 10 (4.95%) Design Engineer
6 10 (4.95%) Network Architect
6 10 (4.95%) Technical Design Authority
7 9 (4.46%) Designer
7 9 (4.46%) Network Design Engineer
7 9 (4.46%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (3.96%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (3.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (2.97%) Senior Designer
9 6 (2.97%) Sales Engineer
9 6 (2.97%) Development Manager
9 6 (2.97%) IP Engineer
10 5 (2.48%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.98%) SOAP
1 4 (1.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.96%) PMI
1 8 (3.96%) Equities
2 7 (3.47%) Statistics
3 6 (2.97%) PKI
3 6 (2.97%) CCTV
4 5 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.93%) Linux
2 7 (3.47%) UNIX
3 2 (0.99%) Windows
3 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.85%) Service Delivery
2 23 (11.39%) Project Management
3 22 (10.89%) Network Design
4 16 (7.92%) ITIL
5 14 (6.93%) Change Management
5 14 (6.93%) Load Balancing
5 14 (6.93%) Network Management
6 13 (6.44%) PRINCE2
6 13 (6.44%) Low Latency
7 12 (5.94%) Network Architecture
8 11 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (4.95%) Network Planning
9 10 (4.95%) Business Development
10 9 (4.46%) System Testing
10 9 (4.46%) Regression Testing
10 9 (4.46%) Capacity Management
11 8 (3.96%) Process Improvement
11 8 (3.96%) PRINCE
11 8 (3.96%) Programme Management
12 7 (3.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.93%) C
2 8 (3.96%) Perl
2 8 (3.96%) Python
3 2 (0.99%) Lisp
4 1 (0.50%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 1 (0.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (32.67%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (24.75%) CCNP
3 24 (11.88%) CCNA
4 21 (10.40%) Degree
5 14 (6.93%) CCIE
6 13 (6.44%) PMI Certification
7 11 (5.45%) JNCIE
8 9 (4.46%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.97%) PMP
10 5 (2.48%) CCIP
11 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.99%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.99%) HNC
12 2 (0.99%) CCDP
12 2 (0.99%) CISSP
13 1 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.50%) HP ASE
13 1 (0.50%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (6.93%) OpenView
2 13 (6.44%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (6.44%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 117 (57.92%) Cisco
2 77 (38.12%) Juniper
3 30 (14.85%) F5
4 20 (9.90%) Nortel
5 17 (8.42%) CheckPoint
6 15 (7.43%) Fortinet
7 14 (6.93%) HP
8 10 (4.95%) Microsoft
9 8 (3.96%) Ericsson
10 7 (3.47%) Fujitsu
11 6 (2.97%) Huawei
11 6 (2.97%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 3 (1.49%) VMware
12 3 (1.49%) BT
13 2 (0.99%) Foundry
14 1 (0.50%) Meru Networks
14 1 (0.50%) Cramer
14 1 (0.50%) Telcordia
14 1 (0.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 1 (0.50%) Citrix
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Total package value c.£61K
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Network Rail
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 28 days ago