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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 406 401 429
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 32 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.18% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.85% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
4463 4831 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3392 3805 4243
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +14 27 £59,500 +58.66%
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +15 1 £34,500 -20.68%
Buckinghamshire -16 1 £70,000 +51.35%
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 52 (69.33%) Telecoms
2 44 (58.67%) SDH
3 21 (28.00%) Sybase
3 21 (28.00%) UNIX
3 21 (28.00%) PMI Certification
3 21 (28.00%) Degree
4 19 (25.33%) Billing
4 19 (25.33%) Wireless
4 19 (25.33%) Cisco
4 19 (25.33%) DSL
5 18 (24.00%) Programme Management
6 17 (22.67%) Huawei
6 17 (22.67%) Project Management
6 17 (22.67%) PMI
7 15 (20.00%) PMP
7 15 (20.00%) Line Management
8 14 (18.67%) Ethernet
9 11 (14.67%) MPLS
9 11 (14.67%) CCNP
9 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (14.67%) Service Delivery
10 9 (12.00%) Marketing
10 9 (12.00%) Service Management
10 9 (12.00%) Juniper
11 8 (10.67%) F5
12 7 (9.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
12 7 (9.33%) BGP
13 6 (8.00%) OSPF
13 6 (8.00%) CCIE

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 44 (58.67%) SDH
2 19 (25.33%) Wireless
2 19 (25.33%) DSL
3 14 (18.67%) Ethernet
4 11 (14.67%) MPLS
5 7 (9.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (9.33%) BGP
6 6 (8.00%) OSPF
6 6 (8.00%) ATM
6 6 (8.00%) Broadband
6 6 (8.00%) LAN
7 5 (6.67%) VoIP
7 5 (6.67%) VPN
7 5 (6.67%) Firewall
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (5.33%) IOS XR
8 4 (5.33%) NX-OS
8 4 (5.33%) LLU
8 4 (5.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) MySQL
General
1 52 (69.33%) Telecoms
2 19 (25.33%) Billing
3 9 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (14.67%) Project Manager
1 11 (14.67%) Transmission Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Network Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.33%) Network Architect
4 7 (9.33%) Architect
5 4 (5.33%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Network Support
5 4 (5.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) PMI
2 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.33%) Open Source
3 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) UNIX
2 3 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Solaris
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Programme Management
2 17 (22.67%) Project Management
3 15 (20.00%) Line Management
4 11 (14.67%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.00%) Service Management
6 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.33%) Business Development
7 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.00%) DNA
8 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.00%) Network Design
8 3 (4.00%) Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.67%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.67%) Product Management
9 2 (2.67%) Security Management
9 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.33%) CRM
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) Perl
2 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) PMI Certification
1 21 (28.00%) Degree
2 15 (20.00%) PMP
3 11 (14.67%) CCNP
3 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.00%) CCIE
5 5 (6.67%) CISSP
5 5 (6.67%) CCVP
6 4 (5.33%) JNCIP
6 4 (5.33%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.33%) HND
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Xen
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.33%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Sybase
2 19 (25.33%) Cisco
3 17 (22.67%) Huawei
4 9 (12.00%) Juniper
5 8 (10.67%) F5
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle
6 3 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.67%) Veritas
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
8 1 (1.33%) Remedy
8 1 (1.33%) Mitel
8 1 (1.33%) VMware
8 1 (1.33%) Ciena
8 1 (1.33%) Acme Packet
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