The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 186 184 172
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing SDH 6 4 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.17% 0.11% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.53% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 30
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
SDH
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
735 750 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.41% 21.14% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 647 628 812
Median salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SDH
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SDH Salary Trend in Hampshire

SDH
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Basingstoke -15 3 £40,000 +14.28%
SDH
South East

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SDH.

1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (76.19%) MPLS
4 14 (66.67%) Juniper
5 10 (47.62%) SONET
5 10 (47.62%) CCNA
5 10 (47.62%) BGP
5 10 (47.62%) CCNP
5 10 (47.62%) Ethernet
5 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
5 10 (47.62%) Service Design
6 6 (28.57%) Telepresence
6 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 6 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (28.57%) Wireless
6 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 6 (28.57%) Network Design
6 6 (28.57%) LAN
6 6 (28.57%) WAN
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 6 (28.57%) CCDP
6 6 (28.57%) Avaya
7 5 (23.81%) DWDM
7 5 (23.81%) Internet
8 4 (19.05%) Network Planning
8 4 (19.05%) Huawei

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
1 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 4 (19.05%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) MPLS
2 10 (47.62%) BGP
2 10 (47.62%) Ethernet
2 10 (47.62%) SONET
2 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 6 (28.57%) LAN
3 6 (28.57%) Telepresence
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 5 (23.81%) DWDM
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 4 (19.05%) HSRP
5 4 (19.05%) IPv6
5 4 (19.05%) OSPF
5 4 (19.05%) RSVP
5 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (19.05%) VLAN
5 4 (19.05%) VPLS
6 1 (4.76%) Broadband
General
1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Designer
1 6 (28.57%) Network Designer
2 5 (23.81%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IP Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior IP Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior IP Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 6 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Service Design
2 6 (28.57%) Network Design
3 4 (19.05%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Network Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Process Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Presales
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNA
2 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) CCDP
4 4 (19.05%) CCIP
4 4 (19.05%) HNC
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) Avaya
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (19.05%) Ciena
4 4 (19.05%) Huawei
4 4 (19.05%) Remedy