The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 171 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SDH 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
SDH
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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
619 603 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.81% 15.73% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 498 490 529
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SDH
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SDH Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SDH
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
SDH
England

SDH
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) HNC
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) DWDM
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 4 (100.00%) Ciena

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) DWDM
1 4 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Ciena