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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 82 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.76% 17.08% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 53 68 54
Average salary £29,339 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.68% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £52,500 £55,000
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