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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 874 914 900
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -14
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 37 67 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.061% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 81
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £61,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £50,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
+17.00% -11.50%

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
16543 18546 20812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 16.91% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13752 15271 16624
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DWDM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016 within the UK.

DWDM Salary Histogram in the UK

DWDM
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 36 £55,000 +10.00% 1
London +40 22 £52,500 -16.00%
South East -10 9 £85,000 +70.00% 1
Berkshire -1 6 £85,000 - 1
Slough - 6 £85,000 -
East of England +17 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Bedfordshire +23 2 £58,500 +11.42%
Hertfordshire +15 2 £55,000 +44.73%
Hampshire -5 2 £52,750 -
Watford - 2 £55,000 -
Basingstoke -22 1 £28,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £33,000 -
Surrey - 1 £33,000 -

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing DWDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DWDM.

1 61 (45.86%) Telecoms
2 56 (42.11%) Cisco
3 54 (40.60%) MPLS
4 52 (39.10%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (33.83%) Juniper
5 45 (33.83%) Wireless
6 41 (30.83%) CCNP
7 40 (30.08%) Finance
8 39 (29.32%) BGP
8 39 (29.32%) WAN
9 36 (27.07%) Degree
10 35 (26.32%) VPN
11 33 (24.81%) Ethernet
12 31 (23.31%) Project Management
12 31 (23.31%) Network Management
13 30 (22.56%) OSPF
13 30 (22.56%) LAN
14 29 (21.80%) SDH
15 27 (20.30%) CCNA
16 26 (19.55%) TCP/IP
16 26 (19.55%) F5
17 25 (18.80%) ITIL
18 24 (18.05%) Python
19 23 (17.29%) SLA
19 23 (17.29%) Firewall
20 22 (16.54%) Change Management
21 21 (15.79%) SSL
21 21 (15.79%) VoIP
21 21 (15.79%) Ciena
21 21 (15.79%) Huawei

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.51%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (13.53%) MS Office
2 16 (12.03%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (40.60%) MPLS
2 45 (33.83%) Wireless
3 39 (29.32%) BGP
3 39 (29.32%) WAN
4 35 (26.32%) VPN
5 33 (24.81%) Ethernet
6 30 (22.56%) LAN
6 30 (22.56%) OSPF
7 29 (21.80%) SDH
8 26 (19.55%) TCP/IP
9 23 (17.29%) Firewall
10 21 (15.79%) SSL
10 21 (15.79%) VoIP
11 20 (15.04%) EIGRP
12 19 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (13.53%) Network Security
14 16 (12.03%) HSRP
14 16 (12.03%) RIP
15 12 (9.02%) Internet
16 11 (8.27%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 61 (45.86%) Telecoms
2 40 (30.08%) Finance
3 13 (9.77%) Banking
4 6 (4.51%) Retail
5 5 (3.76%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.76%) Marketing
6 3 (2.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (32.33%) Network Engineer
2 29 (21.80%) Network Specialist
3 13 (9.77%) Core Network Specialist
3 13 (9.77%) Network Manager
4 9 (6.77%) Communications Engineer
4 9 (6.77%) Network Communications Engineer
4 9 (6.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (5.26%) Network Operations Manager
5 7 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 6 (4.51%) NOC Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) IP Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Juniper Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Juniper Specialist
7 5 (3.76%) Optical Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Voice Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) Middleware
2 1 (0.75%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.75%) JSON
2 1 (0.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.27%) Virtual Team
4 10 (7.52%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.26%) Statistics
5 7 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.76%) Equities
6 5 (3.76%) Fixed Income
7 4 (3.01%) IVR
8 3 (2.26%) PMI
9 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.75%) CCTV
9 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.75%) Fintech
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.77%) Unix
2 3 (2.26%) Windows
2 3 (2.26%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.31%) Network Management
1 31 (23.31%) Project Management
2 25 (18.80%) ITIL
3 22 (16.54%) Change Management
4 20 (15.04%) High Availability
5 18 (13.53%) Business Development
6 17 (12.78%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (12.03%) Network Design
8 15 (11.28%) Service Delivery
9 13 (9.77%) Fault Management
10 11 (8.27%) Low Latency
11 10 (7.52%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (7.52%) Network Architecture
11 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
12 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.77%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (6.77%) PRINCE
13 7 (5.26%) Presales
13 7 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.05%) Python
2 12 (9.02%) Perl
2 12 (9.02%) Shell Script
3 6 (4.51%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (39.10%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (30.83%) CCNP
3 36 (27.07%) Degree
4 27 (20.30%) CCNA
5 7 (5.26%) CCIE
6 6 (4.51%) JNCIA
7 4 (3.01%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (3.01%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.26%) Avaya Certification
8 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.75%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.75%) PMP
9 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Firmware
2 1 (0.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (11.28%) HP NNM
2 5 (3.76%) Nagios
3 4 (3.01%) Cacti
3 4 (3.01%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (3.01%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.75%) Netcool
4 1 (0.75%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 56 (42.11%) Cisco
2 45 (33.83%) Juniper
3 26 (19.55%) F5
4 21 (15.79%) Ciena
4 21 (15.79%) Huawei
5 15 (11.28%) HP
6 10 (7.52%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.02%) Remedy
8 7 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 7 (5.26%) Avaya
9 6 (4.51%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (2.26%) Nokia
10 3 (2.26%) Tellabs
11 2 (1.50%) Brocade
11 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.50%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.50%) Siemens
12 1 (0.75%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.75%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago