The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 79 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.08% 13.86% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 84
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East