The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 107 120 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 34 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.44% 0.84% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 2.79% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 11
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
DWDM
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
702 682 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.67% 30.32% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 390 484 572
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 March 2015, 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 55 (88.71%) Telecoms
2 47 (75.81%) SDH
3 26 (41.94%) Sybase
3 26 (41.94%) UNIX
4 16 (25.81%) Degree
4 16 (25.81%) Ethernet
5 15 (24.19%) DSL
6 14 (22.58%) PMI Certification
7 13 (20.97%) Line Management
8 12 (19.35%) Huawei
8 12 (19.35%) Project Management
9 11 (17.74%) Wireless
9 11 (17.74%) PMI
9 11 (17.74%) Programme Management
9 11 (17.74%) Billing
10 10 (16.13%) Marketing
10 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
11 9 (14.52%) PMP
12 8 (12.90%) Service Management
13 4 (6.45%) Internet
13 4 (6.45%) MPLS
13 4 (6.45%) Juniper
13 4 (6.45%) ISO 9000
13 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
13 4 (6.45%) Nortel
13 4 (6.45%) VPN
13 4 (6.45%) Cisco
13 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
13 4 (6.45%) Validation
14 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (3.23%) MS Office
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 47 (75.81%) SDH
2 16 (25.81%) Ethernet
3 15 (24.19%) DSL
4 11 (17.74%) Wireless
5 4 (6.45%) VPN
5 4 (6.45%) Internet
5 4 (6.45%) MPLS
General
1 55 (88.71%) Telecoms
2 11 (17.74%) Billing
3 10 (16.13%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Transmission Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Document Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
5 3 (4.84%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Network Support
6 2 (3.23%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.23%) Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Network Architect
7 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery Coordinator
7 1 (1.61%) Project Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Line Management
2 12 (19.35%) Project Management
3 11 (17.74%) Programme Management
4 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.90%) Service Management
6 4 (6.45%) Validation
6 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.23%) Business Development
8 2 (3.23%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 14 (22.58%) PMI Certification
3 9 (14.52%) PMP
4 1 (1.61%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 9000
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Sybase
2 12 (19.35%) Huawei
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco
3 4 (6.45%) Nortel
3 4 (6.45%) Juniper
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Ciena
5 1 (1.61%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.61%) BT
5 1 (1.61%) NEC