The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM 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
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 405 408 420
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 35 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 0.56% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 19
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £76,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +53.84%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4903 4622 5321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.45% 21.47% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3585 4315
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DWDM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DWDM Salary Trend in the South East

DWDM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

DWDM Salary Histogram in the South East

DWDM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 18 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 12 £52,500 -
Hampshire -17 5 £57,000 -21.37%
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 46 (65.71%) SDH
2 40 (57.14%) Cisco
3 38 (54.29%) MPLS
4 33 (47.14%) Juniper
4 33 (47.14%) Telecoms
5 32 (45.71%) WAN
6 17 (24.29%) Ethernet
7 16 (22.86%) Network Design
8 14 (20.00%) BGP
9 13 (18.57%) OSPF
9 13 (18.57%) VPN
9 13 (18.57%) LAN
10 12 (17.14%) EIGRP
11 11 (15.71%) X.25
11 11 (15.71%) Internet
11 11 (15.71%) SLA
11 11 (15.71%) VoIP
11 11 (15.71%) WLAN
11 11 (15.71%) ATM
11 11 (15.71%) Huawei
11 11 (15.71%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (15.71%) Frame Relay
11 11 (15.71%) xDSL
12 10 (14.29%) UNIX
12 10 (14.29%) Sybase
13 9 (12.86%) Network Planning
14 8 (11.43%) Firewall
14 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (11.43%) GSM
15 7 (10.00%) CCNA

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 46 (65.71%) SDH
2 38 (54.29%) MPLS
3 32 (45.71%) WAN
4 17 (24.29%) Ethernet
5 14 (20.00%) BGP
6 13 (18.57%) OSPF
6 13 (18.57%) VPN
6 13 (18.57%) LAN
7 12 (17.14%) EIGRP
8 11 (15.71%) X.25
8 11 (15.71%) Internet
8 11 (15.71%) VoIP
8 11 (15.71%) WLAN
8 11 (15.71%) ATM
8 11 (15.71%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (15.71%) Frame Relay
8 11 (15.71%) xDSL
9 8 (11.43%) Firewall
9 8 (11.43%) GSM
10 2 (2.86%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (47.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Network Architect
1 14 (20.00%) Architect
2 11 (15.71%) Network Design Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Technical Design Authority
4 9 (12.86%) Network Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Transmission Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Network Technical Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Network Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Network Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Document Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (1.43%) Solaris
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Network Design
2 9 (12.86%) Network Planning
3 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.00%) Time Management
3 7 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 7 (10.00%) Line Management
4 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (2.86%) DNA
6 2 (2.86%) Validation
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.43%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.43%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.43%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.43%) Security Management
7 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.43%) OOP
7 1 (1.43%) OO
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.00%) CCNA
3 6 (8.57%) Degree
3 6 (8.57%) CCIE
4 5 (7.14%) CCNP
4 5 (7.14%) PMP
4 5 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.86%) HNC
5 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) Cisco
2 33 (47.14%) Juniper
3 11 (15.71%) Huawei
4 10 (14.29%) Sybase
5 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.71%) Ciena
7 2 (2.86%) Cramer
8 1 (1.43%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.43%) BT
8 1 (1.43%) NEC
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle
8 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.43%) Symantec
8 1 (1.43%) HP
8 1 (1.43%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.43%) Veritas
Slough, Berkshire
Skye Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago