The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
SDH
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 108 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.94% 10.25% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 76
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SDH
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SDH Salary Trend in Glasgow