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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank - 202 211
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.19% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.20% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £45,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+25.55% +25.87%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1038 830 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.94% 15.85% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 871 696 896
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) RSVP
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 4 (40.00%) 3GPP
5 4 (40.00%) Broadband
5 4 (40.00%) LTE
5 4 (40.00%) SCTP
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) PKI
5 4 (40.00%) 4G
5 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (30.00%) ISDN
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (20.00%) Frame Relay
7 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) RSVP
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) 3GPP
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) LTE
4 4 (40.00%) SCTP
4 4 (40.00%) 4G
4 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (30.00%) ISDN
5 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Frame Relay
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Communications Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Transmission Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) CCTV
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (10.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCDP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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