The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM 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 DWDM over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - - 234
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +16.92%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1002 1084 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.90% 14.71% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 800 901 834
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,220 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DWDM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DWDM Salary Trend in the North West