The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 67 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing SDH 1 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.20% 0.66% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 4.00% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 21
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +24.19%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
SDH
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 75 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.67% 16.56% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 85 59 156
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing SDH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SDH
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

SDH Salary Trend in Basingstoke

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SDH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SDH.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) DWDM
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) RFC 2547
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (33.33%) SONET
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) RSVP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DWDM
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RSVP
2 1 (33.33%) SONET
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Planning Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Planning Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Ciena
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft