The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 122
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,950
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.14%
SDH
North 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 Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 364 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.84% 21.25% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 159 232 259
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SDH as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SDH
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SDH Salary Trend in Cheshire