The table below looks at the statistics for OFDM 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 OFDM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM)
Rank - - 218
Permanent jobs citing OFDM 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £55,000
OFDM
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
985 897 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.44% 16.99% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 845 721 892
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OFDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OFDM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OFDM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OFDM Salary Trend in the South West

OFDM
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OFDM 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 OFDM.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

OFDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OFDM 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 OFDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware