The table below looks at the statistics for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 852 857 888
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +31
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 96 114 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.56% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 74 37 70
Average salary £52,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,788 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -2.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17875 20204 20542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.30% 18.26% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14821 16004 16245
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DWDM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DWDM within the UK.

DWDM Salary Trend in the UK

DWDM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

DWDM Salary Histogram in the UK

DWDM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
England -12 94 £52,750 +11.05% 15
South East +10 34 £51,750 -16.53% 2
London +20 28 £81,250 +35.41% 8
Berkshire -8 21 £80,000 +34.45% 2
Slough - 11 £85,000 -
East of England -15 10 £52,500 +54.41% 1
Bedfordshire -1 8 £52,500 +10.52%
West Midlands -13 8 £41,500 -33.60%
Warwickshire - 8 £41,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 8 £41,500 -
Cheshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
North West - 7 £42,500 - 2
Dunstable -9 6 £52,500 +10.52%
North Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Harrogate - 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +22 5 £44,750 -36.07%
Surrey - 5 £31,500 -
Warrington - 5 - - 2
High Wycombe - 4 £44,750 -
Middlesex - 4 £31,500 -
Bracknell -2 3 £53,000 - 1
Reading -22 3 £60,000 -6.25%
Newbury - 3 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £77,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +11 2 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Hertfordshire +3 2 £25,000 -26.47% 1
South West -2 1 - - 2
Bristol - 1 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 £50,500 -

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 96 (53.04%) Cisco
2 84 (46.41%) MPLS
3 83 (45.86%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (40.88%) CCNP
5 72 (39.78%) Telecoms
6 65 (35.91%) Finance
7 60 (33.15%) WAN
8 56 (30.94%) LAN
9 53 (29.28%) VPN
10 51 (28.18%) Juniper
11 50 (27.62%) Wireless
12 47 (25.97%) BGP
13 46 (25.41%) Data Centre
14 41 (22.65%) Firewall
15 40 (22.10%) SLA
15 40 (22.10%) OSPF
15 40 (22.10%) F5
16 37 (20.44%) Degree
16 37 (20.44%) VoIP
17 35 (19.34%) Ethernet
18 34 (18.78%) TCP/IP
18 34 (18.78%) Network Management
19 32 (17.68%) Cisco Nexus
19 32 (17.68%) Project Management
20 31 (17.13%) Cisco ASA
21 30 (16.57%) Network Security
22 29 (16.02%) ITIL
23 28 (15.47%) MS Office
23 28 (15.47%) SSL
24 27 (14.92%) SDH

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.73%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (15.47%) MS Office
2 24 (13.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.21%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 84 (46.41%) MPLS
2 60 (33.15%) WAN
3 56 (30.94%) LAN
4 53 (29.28%) VPN
5 50 (27.62%) Wireless
6 47 (25.97%) BGP
7 41 (22.65%) Firewall
8 40 (22.10%) OSPF
9 37 (20.44%) VoIP
10 35 (19.34%) Ethernet
11 34 (18.78%) TCP/IP
12 32 (17.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 31 (17.13%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (16.57%) Network Security
15 28 (15.47%) SSL
16 27 (14.92%) SDH
17 26 (14.36%) EIGRP
18 24 (13.26%) HSRP
18 24 (13.26%) RIP
18 24 (13.26%) Unified Communications
General
1 72 (39.78%) Telecoms
2 65 (35.91%) Finance
3 16 (8.84%) Banking
4 10 (5.52%) Retail
5 9 (4.97%) Financial Institution
5 9 (4.97%) Marketing
6 4 (2.21%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (32.04%) Network Engineer
2 33 (18.23%) Network Specialist
3 24 (13.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (10.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 19 (10.50%) Network Manager
5 13 (7.18%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (6.08%) Core Network Specialist
6 11 (6.08%) LAN Engineer
7 10 (5.52%) Network Support
8 9 (4.97%) Presales Manager
8 9 (4.97%) Voice Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Head of Communications
9 8 (4.42%) Voice Network Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Head of IT
10 7 (3.87%) Network Operations Manager
10 7 (3.87%) Operations Manager
10 7 (3.87%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.41%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.81%) Statistics
3 15 (8.29%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.52%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (4.97%) Equities
5 9 (4.97%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.87%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.21%) IVR
8 3 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.66%) PMI
9 2 (1.10%) CCTV
9 2 (1.10%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.87%) Unix
2 3 (1.66%) Windows
2 3 (1.66%) Windows NT
3 2 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.78%) Network Management
2 32 (17.68%) Project Management
3 29 (16.02%) ITIL
4 27 (14.92%) High Availability
5 26 (14.36%) Change Management
6 22 (12.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (12.15%) Service Delivery
7 21 (11.60%) Network Design
8 18 (9.94%) Fault Management
8 18 (9.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 18 (9.94%) Mentoring
9 16 (8.84%) Presales
10 15 (8.29%) Business Development
10 15 (8.29%) Migration
11 13 (7.18%) PRINCE2
12 12 (6.63%) PRINCE
13 10 (5.52%) Network Architecture
13 10 (5.52%) Workflow
14 9 (4.97%) Low Latency
14 9 (4.97%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.84%) Python
2 7 (3.87%) Perl
2 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.21%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (45.86%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (40.88%) CCNP
3 37 (20.44%) Degree
4 25 (13.81%) CCNA
5 12 (6.63%) CCIE
6 6 (3.31%) JNCIA
7 4 (2.21%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (2.21%) CISM
7 4 (2.21%) CISSP
7 4 (2.21%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.66%) Avaya Certification
8 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.10%) CCSA
10 1 (0.55%) HND
10 1 (0.55%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.55%) PMP
10 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (13.26%) HP NNM
2 11 (6.08%) Cisco LMS
2 11 (6.08%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (5.52%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (5.52%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.21%) Cacti
4 4 (2.21%) Nagios
5 3 (1.66%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 96 (53.04%) Cisco
2 51 (28.18%) Juniper
3 40 (22.10%) F5
4 24 (13.26%) HP
5 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
6 17 (9.39%) Ciena
7 14 (7.73%) Huawei
8 10 (5.52%) Avaya
9 9 (4.97%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (3.87%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.87%) Remedy
11 6 (3.31%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (2.76%) Siemens
13 4 (2.21%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.66%) Tellabs
15 2 (1.10%) Fortinet
15 2 (1.10%) Imperva
15 2 (1.10%) Nokia
15 2 (1.10%) Riverbed
15 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
TDA Group
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago