The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 613 652 662
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +10
Permanent jobs citing SDH 23 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.032% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.19% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 30
Median salary £57,500 £43,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.18% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £60,400 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £36,035 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+38.75% -8.77%
SDH
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6471 7205 7839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.00% 16.64% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5548 6087 6486
Median salary £54,150 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in London

SDH
Salary Trend in London

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

SDH Salary Trend in London

SDH
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SDH across the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SDH Salary Histogram in London

SDH
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Feltham - 6 £58,750 - 1
SDH
England

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 London region with a requirement for SDH.

1 29 (74.36%) MPLS
2 25 (64.10%) Ethernet
3 21 (53.85%) Cisco
4 20 (51.28%) CCNP
4 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (48.72%) CCNA
5 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
6 18 (46.15%) VPN
7 17 (43.59%) Juniper
8 12 (30.77%) 802.11
8 12 (30.77%) DSL
8 12 (30.77%) WAN
8 12 (30.77%) ADSL
8 12 (30.77%) GPRS
8 12 (30.77%) Wireless
8 12 (30.77%) Games
8 12 (30.77%) 802.1X
9 10 (25.64%) xDSL
9 10 (25.64%) Network Architecture
9 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (25.64%) CCSA
9 10 (25.64%) Degree
9 10 (25.64%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (25.64%) Network Management
9 10 (25.64%) LAN
9 10 (25.64%) MCSA
9 10 (25.64%) CCSP
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (25.64%) Nokia

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.56%) LightWave 3D
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) MPLS
2 25 (64.10%) Ethernet
3 18 (46.15%) VPN
4 12 (30.77%) 802.11
4 12 (30.77%) ADSL
4 12 (30.77%) DSL
4 12 (30.77%) GPRS
4 12 (30.77%) WAN
4 12 (30.77%) Wireless
5 10 (25.64%) 3G
5 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (25.64%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (25.64%) LAN
5 10 (25.64%) xDSL
6 8 (20.51%) BGP
6 8 (20.51%) SONET
7 7 (17.95%) VoIP
8 5 (12.82%) IPv6
8 5 (12.82%) PPP
General
1 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
2 12 (30.77%) Games
3 6 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Network Manager
2 7 (17.95%) IP Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Switch Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Account Director
4 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Transmission Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Incident Manager
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Electrical Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Network Architecture
1 10 (25.64%) Network Management
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
2 4 (10.26%) Proprietary Trading
3 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) Change Management
4 2 (5.13%) DNA
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) Presales
5 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.56%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Facilities Management
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) Network Design
5 1 (2.56%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) CCNP
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (48.72%) CCNA
3 10 (25.64%) CCSA
3 10 (25.64%) CCSP
3 10 (25.64%) Degree
3 10 (25.64%) MCSA
3 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.82%) CCIP
5 2 (5.13%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.13%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.56%) PMP
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) Juniper
3 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
3 10 (25.64%) Nokia
4 8 (20.51%) Huawei
5 4 (10.26%) Ericsson
6 3 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (7.69%) Ciena
7 2 (5.13%) VMware
8 1 (2.56%) Brocade
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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