The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 185 - 169
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.098% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% - 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £50,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
583 701 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.25% 16.81% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 458 565 561
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DWDM
North West

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 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) 802.11
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 4 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) 802.11
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 4 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView
1 4 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) F5