The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 118 -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £53,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +60.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
265 226 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.62% 13.99% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 220 195 193
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SDH
South West

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

SDH
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SDH 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 SDH.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SDH 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 SDH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CCTV
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C