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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 123 135 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 20 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 0.22% 0.092%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 0.70% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £64,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
636 710 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.19% 30.56% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 366 444 618
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

DWDM Salary Histogram in Reading

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 47 (87.04%) Telecoms
2 34 (62.96%) SDH
3 21 (38.89%) Degree
4 20 (37.04%) PMI Certification
5 19 (35.19%) Sybase
5 19 (35.19%) UNIX
6 17 (31.48%) Wireless
6 17 (31.48%) Programme Management
6 17 (31.48%) DSL
6 17 (31.48%) Billing
7 16 (29.63%) Project Management
7 16 (29.63%) PMI
8 15 (27.78%) PMP
9 14 (25.93%) Line Management
10 10 (18.52%) Huawei
11 9 (16.67%) Service Management
11 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 9 (16.67%) Ethernet
12 8 (14.81%) Marketing
13 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
14 4 (7.41%) MPLS
14 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
14 4 (7.41%) Broadband
14 4 (7.41%) Business Development
15 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (5.56%) F5
15 3 (5.56%) ATM
15 3 (5.56%) Juniper
15 3 (5.56%) Cisco
15 3 (5.56%) CCNP

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 34 (62.96%) SDH
2 17 (31.48%) Wireless
2 17 (31.48%) DSL
3 9 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (7.41%) MPLS
4 4 (7.41%) Broadband
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.56%) ATM
6 2 (3.70%) DSLAM
6 2 (3.70%) Internet
6 2 (3.70%) VPN
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.70%) IOS XR
6 2 (3.70%) NX-OS
6 2 (3.70%) LLU
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.70%) NGN
7 1 (1.85%) VPLS
7 1 (1.85%) SSL
7 1 (1.85%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 47 (87.04%) Telecoms
2 17 (31.48%) Billing
3 8 (14.81%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Transmission Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Network Support
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Account Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Project Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Network Architect
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco Architect
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) PMI
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) UNIX
2 2 (3.70%) Solaris
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Programme Management
2 16 (29.63%) Project Management
3 14 (25.93%) Line Management
4 9 (16.67%) Service Management
4 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.41%) Business Development
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.70%) Security Management
8 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.70%) Product Management
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.85%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.85%) ITIL
9 1 (1.85%) CRM
9 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Degree
2 20 (37.04%) PMI Certification
3 15 (27.78%) PMP
4 3 (5.56%) CCNP
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCVP
5 2 (3.70%) CISSP
5 2 (3.70%) CCIE
5 2 (3.70%) JNCIP
5 2 (3.70%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Sybase
2 10 (18.52%) Huawei
3 3 (5.56%) F5
3 3 (5.56%) Juniper
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Veritas
4 2 (3.70%) Symantec
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle