The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 127
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.88%
SDH
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
338 355 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.84% 23.99% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 258 266 387
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,984 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SDH
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SDH Salary Trend in Cambridge