The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 600 594 595
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 31 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.057% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 36
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +53.84%
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7592 7341 9090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.77% 16.21% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6303 6252 7631
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in London

DWDM
Salary Trend in London

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

DWDM Salary Trend in London

DWDM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

DWDM Salary Histogram in London

DWDM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
City of London +8 7 £70,500 +98.59% 1
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 46 (74.19%) MPLS
2 41 (66.13%) Cisco
3 34 (54.84%) WAN
4 33 (53.23%) SDH
5 29 (46.77%) Juniper
6 28 (45.16%) Ethernet
7 27 (43.55%) Firewall
8 24 (38.71%) Telecoms
8 24 (38.71%) LAN
9 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
10 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (30.65%) OSPF
11 19 (30.65%) BGP
12 18 (29.03%) Internet
13 16 (25.81%) Wireless
14 13 (20.97%) VPN
14 13 (20.97%) Network Security
15 12 (19.35%) CCNP
15 12 (19.35%) Nortel
15 12 (19.35%) Linux
16 11 (17.74%) Degree
17 10 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
17 10 (16.13%) Multicast
17 10 (16.13%) UNIX
17 10 (16.13%) VoIP
17 10 (16.13%) CCIE
17 10 (16.13%) NetScreen
17 10 (16.13%) Network Design
18 9 (14.52%) SONET

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Lync
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.84%) MS Office
4 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 46 (74.19%) MPLS
2 34 (54.84%) WAN
3 33 (53.23%) SDH
4 28 (45.16%) Ethernet
5 27 (43.55%) Firewall
6 24 (38.71%) LAN
7 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
8 19 (30.65%) OSPF
8 19 (30.65%) BGP
9 18 (29.03%) Internet
10 16 (25.81%) Wireless
11 13 (20.97%) VPN
11 13 (20.97%) Network Security
12 10 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (16.13%) Multicast
12 10 (16.13%) VoIP
12 10 (16.13%) NetScreen
13 9 (14.52%) SONET
14 8 (12.90%) PBX
14 8 (12.90%) DNS
General
1 24 (38.71%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Billing
4 4 (6.45%) Retail
5 3 (4.84%) Electronics
5 3 (4.84%) Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Consultant
3 4 (6.45%) Design Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Business Development Manager
3 4 (6.45%) Technical Manager
3 4 (6.45%) Business Manager
3 4 (6.45%) Network Architect
3 4 (6.45%) Development Manager
3 4 (6.45%) Customer Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Architect
3 4 (6.45%) Sales Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Business Development Executive
4 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Network Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (3.23%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) IVR
4 3 (4.84%) Equities
5 2 (3.23%) BBC
5 2 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (1.61%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) UNIX
3 4 (6.45%) Windows
4 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
1 10 (16.13%) Network Design
2 7 (11.29%) Business Development
2 7 (11.29%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (11.29%) Low Latency
2 7 (11.29%) Project Management
3 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.68%) Network Architecture
4 5 (8.06%) Time Management
4 5 (8.06%) Network Management
5 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.84%) System Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.84%) CRM
6 3 (4.84%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) Python
1 6 (9.68%) Perl
2 4 (6.45%) C
3 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (19.35%) CCNP
3 11 (17.74%) Degree
4 10 (16.13%) CCIE
5 8 (12.90%) CCNA
6 6 (9.68%) JNCIE
7 3 (4.84%) JNCIP
7 3 (4.84%) CISSP
8 1 (1.61%) CFA
8 1 (1.61%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.84%) OpenView
3 2 (3.23%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Cisco
2 29 (46.77%) Juniper
3 12 (19.35%) Nortel
4 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.90%) F5
5 7 (11.29%) Fujitsu
5 7 (11.29%) Ericsson
6 6 (9.68%) Verint
7 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.06%) VMware
8 4 (6.45%) BT
8 4 (6.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (6.45%) Avaya
9 3 (4.84%) Huawei
9 3 (4.84%) Foundry
10 2 (3.23%) Remedy
10 2 (3.23%) CA
10 2 (3.23%) Oracle
10 2 (3.23%) SevOne
10 2 (3.23%) Sonus
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