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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
England / South East
Rank 378 406 422
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 18 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 1.07% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 37 10
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +17.64%

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
3173 3932 4489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.30% 20.11% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2549 3307 3399
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing DWDM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +30 12 £70,000 -17.64%
Hampshire +14 6 - -
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing DWDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DWDM.

1 22 (78.57%) MPLS
2 19 (67.86%) Wireless
3 18 (64.29%) Telecoms
3 18 (64.29%) Marketing
4 13 (46.43%) Network Design
4 13 (46.43%) Service Management
4 13 (46.43%) SDH
4 13 (46.43%) Ethernet
4 13 (46.43%) Product Management
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) CCNP
6 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (32.14%) Juniper
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 7 (25.00%) Firewall
7 7 (25.00%) BGP
7 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (21.43%) NetScaler
8 6 (21.43%) Network Management
8 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (21.43%) Fujitsu
8 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) OSPF
8 6 (21.43%) CCDP
8 6 (21.43%) Active Directory

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) MPLS
2 19 (67.86%) Wireless
3 13 (46.43%) Ethernet
3 13 (46.43%) SDH
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (25.00%) BGP
5 7 (25.00%) Firewall
6 6 (21.43%) DAB
6 6 (21.43%) DHCP
6 6 (21.43%) DNS
6 6 (21.43%) LAN
6 6 (21.43%) NetScaler
6 6 (21.43%) OSPF
6 6 (21.43%) VLAN
6 6 (21.43%) VPN
6 6 (21.43%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) SSL
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.71%) Internet
8 3 (10.71%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
General
1 18 (64.29%) Marketing
1 18 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Product Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Network Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Network Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Juniper Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Network Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Network Design
1 13 (46.43%) Product Management
1 13 (46.43%) Service Management
2 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 6 (21.43%) Network Management
3 5 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (17.86%) Marketing Strategy
3 5 (17.86%) Presales
3 5 (17.86%) Product Marketing
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Line Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
1 3 (10.71%) PHP
1 3 (10.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CCNP
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCDP
2 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) JNCIS
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) CCIE
4 3 (10.71%) CCVP
4 3 (10.71%) CISSP
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIE
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.57%) HND
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.71%) Xen
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Juniper
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Brocade
3 6 (21.43%) Fujitsu
4 3 (10.71%) F5
5 1 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (3.57%) HP