The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 271 294
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.093% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.45% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,069 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+31.34% -3.62%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1124 1563 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.08% 20.69% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1161 1339
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SDH
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SDH Salary Trend in the East of England