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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 407 421 405
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 40 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 11
Average salary £50,000 £56,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.50% -19.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +41.25%
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
4428 5044 5131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 22.13% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3564 3779 3983
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
West Sussex - 26 £50,000 -
Berkshire +9 8 £41,000 +5.12% 2
Oxfordshire +9 3 £34,500 -20.68%
Hampshire -9 3 - -
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 43 (52.44%) Telecoms
2 38 (46.34%) Cisco
3 35 (42.68%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (41.46%) F5
5 33 (40.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 32 (39.02%) CCNP
7 31 (37.80%) Firewall
8 30 (36.59%) LAN
8 30 (36.59%) Data Centre
9 27 (32.93%) Migration
10 26 (31.71%) CiscoWorks
10 26 (31.71%) Cisco LMS
10 26 (31.71%) Wireshark
10 26 (31.71%) Load Balancing
11 25 (30.49%) Degree
12 23 (28.05%) PMI Certification
12 23 (28.05%) DSL
12 23 (28.05%) Wireless
13 22 (26.83%) Programme Management
13 22 (26.83%) Billing
14 21 (25.61%) Project Management
14 21 (25.61%) PMI
14 21 (25.61%) SDH
15 18 (21.95%) Service Delivery
15 18 (21.95%) Line Management
16 13 (15.85%) PMP
17 10 (12.20%) MPLS
18 9 (10.98%) Juniper
18 9 (10.98%) Ethernet
18 9 (10.98%) Service Management

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (3.66%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.24%) Cisco Nexus
2 31 (37.80%) Firewall
3 30 (36.59%) LAN
4 26 (31.71%) Wireshark
5 23 (28.05%) Wireless
5 23 (28.05%) DSL
6 21 (25.61%) SDH
7 10 (12.20%) MPLS
8 9 (10.98%) Ethernet
9 8 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (8.54%) WAN
10 7 (8.54%) BGP
11 6 (7.32%) Broadband
11 6 (7.32%) VPN
11 6 (7.32%) SSL
12 5 (6.10%) VoIP
12 5 (6.10%) OSPF
12 5 (6.10%) EIGRP
13 4 (4.88%) IPv6
13 4 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) MySQL
General
1 43 (52.44%) Telecoms
2 22 (26.83%) Billing
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (14.63%) Network Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.20%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Transmission Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Designer
7 3 (3.66%) Network Designer
7 3 (3.66%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Network Support
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.44%) Account Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.59%) Data Centre
2 21 (25.61%) PMI
3 3 (3.66%) PKI
4 2 (2.44%) GIS
4 2 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) UNIX
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Migration
2 26 (31.71%) Load Balancing
3 22 (26.83%) Programme Management
4 21 (25.61%) Project Management
5 18 (21.95%) Service Delivery
5 18 (21.95%) Line Management
6 9 (10.98%) Service Management
7 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.88%) Business Development
8 4 (4.88%) Network Design
9 3 (3.66%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.66%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.66%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.44%) Security Management
10 2 (2.44%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.44%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.44%) Product Management
11 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) Python
2 1 (1.22%) Perl
2 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (42.68%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (39.02%) CCNP
3 25 (30.49%) Degree
4 23 (28.05%) PMI Certification
5 13 (15.85%) PMP
6 7 (8.54%) CCIE
7 5 (6.10%) CCVP
7 5 (6.10%) CISSP
8 4 (4.88%) JNCIP
8 4 (4.88%) JNCIE
9 3 (3.66%) CCDE
9 3 (3.66%) OSCP
9 3 (3.66%) CCSE
9 3 (3.66%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.22%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.22%) Xen
3 1 (1.22%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 26 (31.71%) CiscoWorks
1 26 (31.71%) Cisco LMS
2 3 (3.66%) vMotion
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (46.34%) Cisco
2 34 (41.46%) F5
3 9 (10.98%) Juniper
4 8 (9.76%) Sybase
4 8 (9.76%) Huawei
5 4 (4.88%) VMware
6 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.66%) BT
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.44%) HP
7 2 (2.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (2.44%) Cramer
7 2 (2.44%) Symantec
7 2 (2.44%) Veritas
7 2 (2.44%) ComArch
8 1 (1.22%) Mitel
8 1 (1.22%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.22%) Siemens
8 1 (1.22%) Acme Packet