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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 279 274
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.026% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.14% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
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
1095 1400 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.82% 18.46% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1051 1330
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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