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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 273 267
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.014% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.082% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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
1044 1217 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.39% 16.59% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 881 958 1331
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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