The first table below looks at the demand for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 55
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £53,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +60.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 118 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.73% 24.38% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 46 108 58
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,300 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SDH
North West

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SDH
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SDH Salary Trend in Lancashire