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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 171
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +16.41%
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
548 552 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.99% 17.05% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 452 487 523
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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