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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 161 189
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.66% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.31% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 11
Median salary - £52,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,272 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +18.98%
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
710 664 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.16% 19.90% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 577 552 712
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) SONET
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) RFC 2547
2 1 (33.33%) RSVP
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) SONET
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RSVP
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper