The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 - 175 180
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.59% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £48,750 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +53.84%
DWDM
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
579 510 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 13.70% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 478 420 440
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DWDM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DWDM Salary Trend in Manchester