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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 852 859 860
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SDH 89 89 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.46% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 76 32 96
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £27,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £61,800 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -2.50%
SDH
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16816 19150 19666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.43% 18.32% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14099 15271 15644
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in England

SDH
Salary Trend in England

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

SDH Salary Trend in England

SDH
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SDH across the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SDH Salary Histogram in England

SDH
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +35 59 £56,500 +45.80% 3
London +27 28 £46,500 +1.97%
West Midlands - 11 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 10 £50,000 -
South West -14 1 - -
SDH
UK

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing SDH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SDH.

1 106 (82.17%) Telecoms
2 101 (78.29%) Ethernet
3 92 (71.32%) MPLS
4 71 (55.04%) Cisco
5 64 (49.61%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (44.19%) Network Design
7 53 (41.09%) WAN
7 53 (41.09%) LAN
8 48 (37.21%) Wireless
9 44 (34.11%) Juniper
10 41 (31.78%) Data Centre
11 40 (31.01%) VPN
12 39 (30.23%) MS Office
12 39 (30.23%) IP Telephony
13 38 (29.46%) MS Excel
13 38 (29.46%) Microsoft
14 37 (28.68%) MS Visio
15 36 (27.91%) CCDP
15 36 (27.91%) Avaya
15 36 (27.91%) Telepresence
15 36 (27.91%) Video Conferencing
16 34 (26.36%) 3G
17 33 (25.58%) BGP
18 32 (24.81%) TCP/IP
19 30 (23.26%) Network Architecture
20 29 (22.48%) SONET
21 28 (21.71%) DWDM
21 28 (21.71%) OSPF
22 27 (20.93%) CCNA
23 26 (20.16%) HSRP

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 39 (30.23%) MS Office
2 38 (29.46%) MS Excel
3 37 (28.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.10%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.78%) LightWave 3D
5 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 101 (78.29%) Ethernet
2 92 (71.32%) MPLS
3 53 (41.09%) LAN
3 53 (41.09%) WAN
4 48 (37.21%) Wireless
5 40 (31.01%) VPN
6 39 (30.23%) IP Telephony
7 36 (27.91%) Telepresence
8 34 (26.36%) 3G
9 33 (25.58%) BGP
10 32 (24.81%) TCP/IP
11 29 (22.48%) SONET
12 28 (21.71%) DWDM
12 28 (21.71%) OSPF
13 26 (20.16%) HSRP
14 25 (19.38%) ATM
14 25 (19.38%) RSVP
14 25 (19.38%) SS7
15 22 (17.05%) 4G
16 20 (15.50%) VoLTE
General
1 106 (82.17%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.30%) Games
3 6 (4.65%) Finance
4 2 (1.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (29.46%) Designer
2 36 (27.91%) Network Designer
3 22 (17.05%) Implementation Engineer
4 20 (15.50%) Design Engineer
5 19 (14.73%) Ericsson Engineer
6 12 (9.30%) Network Engineer
6 12 (9.30%) Network Manager
7 10 (7.75%) IP Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Telecoms Designer
9 6 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Telecoms Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) Switch Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Incident Manager
11 4 (3.10%) IP Network Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) ITIL Incident Manager
11 4 (3.10%) ITIL Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.78%) RFC 2547
2 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (31.78%) Data Centre
2 36 (27.91%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (13.95%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) CCTV
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.78%) IPTV
6 1 (0.78%) MPEG
6 1 (0.78%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.55%) Unix
2 1 (0.78%) Android
2 1 (0.78%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (0.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.19%) Network Design
2 30 (23.26%) Network Architecture
3 25 (19.38%) Presales
4 19 (14.73%) Migration
5 17 (13.18%) Network Management
6 7 (5.43%) Network Planning
7 6 (4.65%) ITIL
7 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 6 (4.65%) Project Management
8 5 (3.88%) Fault Management
9 4 (3.10%) DNA
9 4 (3.10%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.10%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.10%) Service Management
10 3 (2.33%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.33%) Service Design
10 3 (2.33%) Validation
11 2 (1.55%) Business Development
11 2 (1.55%) Functional Testing
11 2 (1.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (49.61%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (27.91%) CCDP
3 27 (20.93%) CCNA
4 25 (19.38%) CCNP
5 14 (10.85%) Degree
6 10 (7.75%) CCSA
6 10 (7.75%) CCSP
6 10 (7.75%) MCSA
6 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.65%) CCIP
8 4 (3.10%) JNCIA
8 4 (3.10%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) HND
9 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.78%) PMP
9 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 71 (55.04%) Cisco
2 44 (34.11%) Juniper
3 38 (29.46%) Microsoft
4 36 (27.91%) Avaya
5 24 (18.60%) Ericsson
6 21 (16.28%) Huawei
7 19 (14.73%) Ciena
7 19 (14.73%) Redback
8 10 (7.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 10 (7.75%) CheckPoint
8 10 (7.75%) Nokia
9 7 (5.43%) Remedy
10 3 (2.33%) Tellabs
11 1 (0.78%) Brocade
11 1 (0.78%) HP
11 1 (0.78%) Nortel
11 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.78%) Symbian
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