The table below looks at the statistics for DMS-100 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMS-100 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
Nortel DMS-100
Rank - - 243
Permanent jobs citing DMS-100 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary - £32,250 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.00%
DMS-100
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1060 954 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.15% 14.12% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 877 767 862
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DMS-100
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DMS-100 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DMS-100 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DMS-100
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DMS-100 across the North West region.

DMS-100 Salary Trend in the North West

DMS-100
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing DMS-100 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 DMS-100.

1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Softswitch

DMS-100
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing DMS-100 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 DMS-100. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Softswitch
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Switch Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson