The first table below looks at the demand for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 218 223 224
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 11 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.091% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.47% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1015 1064 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.27% 19.44% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 799 901 826
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DWDM
England

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DWDM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DWDM Salary Trend in the South West

DWDM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

DWDM Salary Histogram in the South West

DWDM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol +9 10 £34,250 -19.41% 1
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 23 (92.00%) MPLS
2 19 (76.00%) Telecoms
3 18 (72.00%) LAN
4 17 (68.00%) Load Balancing
5 14 (56.00%) Firewall
5 14 (56.00%) ITIL
5 14 (56.00%) ISDN
5 14 (56.00%) WAN
5 14 (56.00%) Ethernet
5 14 (56.00%) DNS
6 13 (52.00%) Wireless
6 13 (52.00%) Frame Relay
6 13 (52.00%) Strategic Planning
6 13 (52.00%) VPLS
6 13 (52.00%) xDSL
6 13 (52.00%) SIEM
6 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (52.00%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (52.00%) Structured Cabling
7 10 (40.00%) Cisco
7 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (36.00%) Windows
8 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (36.00%) iSCSI
8 9 (36.00%) FCoE
8 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
8 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (32.00%) Meru Networks

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (16.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (16.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) MPLS
2 18 (72.00%) LAN
3 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 14 (56.00%) ISDN
3 14 (56.00%) WAN
3 14 (56.00%) Ethernet
3 14 (56.00%) DNS
4 13 (52.00%) Wireless
4 13 (52.00%) Frame Relay
4 13 (52.00%) VPLS
4 13 (52.00%) xDSL
4 13 (52.00%) Structured Cabling
5 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (36.00%) iSCSI
6 9 (36.00%) FCoE
7 5 (20.00%) OSPF
7 5 (20.00%) SDH
7 5 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (16.00%) 3GPP
8 4 (16.00%) VoIP
General
1 19 (76.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Communications Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Designer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Data Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Communications Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) CCTV
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Load Balancing
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 13 (52.00%) Strategic Planning
3 13 (52.00%) SIEM
3 13 (52.00%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (36.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (4.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) CCIE
1 1 (4.00%) CCNP
1 1 (4.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Fortinet
3 8 (32.00%) Meru Networks
3 8 (32.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago