The first table below looks at the demand for DWDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DWDM over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DWDM 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £58,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +15.10%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
284 282 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.16% 22.00% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 253 251 192
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DWDM
UK

DWDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DWDM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DWDM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

DWDM Salary Trend in Wales

DWDM
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DWDM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

DWDM Salary Histogram in Wales

DWDM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DWDM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 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
South Wales - 6 £58,750 -
DWDM
UK

DWDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) MPLS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) GSM
3 2 (33.33%) SDH
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) PABX
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) IPv4
4 1 (16.67%) IPv6
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF

DWDM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (66.67%) MPLS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) GSM
2 2 (33.33%) SDH
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) PABX
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4
3 1 (16.67%) IPv6
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) F5