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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 175 - 182
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.031% - 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
481 645 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.80% 16.05% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 420 532 438
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

DWDM
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery