The first table below looks at the demand for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 18 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 128 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
764 837 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.61% 39.20% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 512 641 508
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DWDM
Berkshire

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DWDM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

DWDM Salary Trend in Reading

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 26 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (76.92%) SDH
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco
4 11 (42.31%) Ethernet
4 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
5 9 (34.62%) Nortel
5 9 (34.62%) VPN
5 9 (34.62%) Juniper
5 9 (34.62%) Internet
5 9 (34.62%) MPLS
5 9 (34.62%) CCTV
6 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) VoIP
7 6 (23.08%) Billing
7 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
7 6 (23.08%) PMI
7 6 (23.08%) Wireless
7 6 (23.08%) Project Management
7 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) DSL
9 2 (7.69%) MS Office
9 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.69%) Workflow
9 2 (7.69%) Finance
9 2 (7.69%) Network Design
9 2 (7.69%) Marketing
10 1 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (3.85%) Huawei

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) SDH
2 11 (42.31%) Ethernet
3 9 (34.62%) VPN
3 9 (34.62%) Internet
3 9 (34.62%) MPLS
4 7 (26.92%) VoIP
5 6 (23.08%) Wireless
6 5 (19.23%) DSL
7 1 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
General
1 26 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (23.08%) Billing
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery Coordinator
5 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) CCTV
2 6 (23.08%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
2 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Workflow
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Nortel
2 9 (34.62%) Juniper
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Huawei