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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 186 191 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing SDH 27 38 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.70% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 2.54% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 9
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -3.12%
SDH
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1329 1496 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.49% 27.41% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 915 1112
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SDH
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SDH Salary Trend in Berkshire

SDH
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SDH across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SDH Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SDH
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Newbury +10 12 £50,000 -
Reading +5 8 £56,500 -
Slough - 4 - -
Bracknell -7 3 £53,000 - 1
SDH
South East

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SDH.

1 39 (95.12%) Ethernet
1 39 (95.12%) Telecoms
2 31 (75.61%) MPLS
3 26 (63.41%) Network Design
4 25 (60.98%) ATM
5 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
5 22 (53.66%) VPN
5 22 (53.66%) 3G
5 22 (53.66%) 4G
6 20 (48.78%) HSRP
6 20 (48.78%) VoLTE
6 20 (48.78%) GGSN
6 20 (48.78%) SGSN
6 20 (48.78%) OSPF
6 20 (48.78%) Ericsson
6 20 (48.78%) VRRP
6 20 (48.78%) SS7
7 19 (46.34%) Frame Relay
7 19 (46.34%) BGP
7 19 (46.34%) RSVP
7 19 (46.34%) Juniper
7 19 (46.34%) SONET
7 19 (46.34%) Packet Switching
7 19 (46.34%) Redback
7 19 (46.34%) VoWiFi
7 19 (46.34%) Network Architecture
8 11 (26.83%) Cisco
9 10 (24.39%) LAN
9 10 (24.39%) WAN
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
1 7 (17.07%) MS Office
1 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 39 (95.12%) Ethernet
2 31 (75.61%) MPLS
3 25 (60.98%) ATM
4 22 (53.66%) 3G
4 22 (53.66%) 4G
4 22 (53.66%) TCP/IP
4 22 (53.66%) VPN
5 20 (48.78%) GGSN
5 20 (48.78%) HSRP
5 20 (48.78%) OSPF
5 20 (48.78%) SGSN
5 20 (48.78%) SS7
5 20 (48.78%) VoLTE
5 20 (48.78%) VRRP
6 19 (46.34%) BGP
6 19 (46.34%) Frame Relay
6 19 (46.34%) Packet Switching
6 19 (46.34%) RSVP
6 19 (46.34%) SONET
6 19 (46.34%) VoWiFi
General
1 39 (95.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Design Engineer
2 19 (46.34%) Ericsson Engineer
3 17 (41.46%) Implementation Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Designer
5 7 (17.07%) Network Designer
6 5 (12.20%) Telecoms Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Network Operations Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Presales Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Account Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Telecoms Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
1 7 (17.07%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) IPTV
3 1 (2.44%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Solaris
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Network Design
2 19 (46.34%) Network Architecture
3 6 (14.63%) Presales
4 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Business Development
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Test Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 1 (2.44%) CRM
7 1 (2.44%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.44%) Product Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.44%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.07%) CCDP
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Ericsson
2 19 (46.34%) Juniper
2 19 (46.34%) Redback
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco
4 7 (17.07%) Avaya
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) Ciena
6 3 (7.32%) Remedy
6 3 (7.32%) Tellabs
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Huawei
7 1 (2.44%) Nortel
7 1 (2.44%) Symbian
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