The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 226 200 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.097% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +23.07%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1026 853 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.55% 16.48% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 880 694 952
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 22 August 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
(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
Bristol -6 1 £41,500 +3.75% 2
DWDM
England

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) LTE
4 3 (50.00%) SCTP
4 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) PKI
4 3 (50.00%) RSVP
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
4 3 (50.00%) Broadband
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) LTE
4 3 (50.00%) SCTP
4 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (50.00%) RSVP
4 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
4 3 (50.00%) Broadband
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Transmission Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HP ASE
1 1 (16.67%) HP MASE
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago