The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £37,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -34.78%
SDH
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
381 495 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.66% 20.07% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 313 403 396
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SDH
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SDH Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SDH
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) OPNET
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) OPNET
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper