The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 72 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SDH 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.14% - 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% - 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -2.50%
SDH
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 151 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.19% 19.07% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 120 144 124
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,250 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SDH
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SDH Salary Trend in Coventry

SDH
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) CCTV
1 1 (100.00%) PABX

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CCTV