The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 116
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-13.92% +2.59%
SDH
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
332 308 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.29% 15.45% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 293 199 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SDH
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SDH Salary Trend in Bristol