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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 71 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing SDH 3 3 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.54% 0.68% 4.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 3.19% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 30
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.82%
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
136 94 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.68% 21.36% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 118 69 222
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +9.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPLS
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) RFC 2547
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
2 4 (80.00%) SONET
2 4 (80.00%) HNC
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) RSVP
2 4 (80.00%) Process Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) IPv6
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCIP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) DWDM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) HSRP
2 4 (80.00%) IPv6
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) RSVP
2 4 (80.00%) SONET
2 4 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPLS
3 1 (20.00%) DWDM
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Process Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCIP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper