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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - 177 187
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.074% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.51% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +23.07%
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
578 583 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.23% 14.44% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 503 515 442
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,350 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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