The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 127 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SDH 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% - 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
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
293 348 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.21% 17.24% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 256 307 209
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,700 £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 Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing SDH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for SDH.

1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management