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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 588 648 656
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +8
Permanent jobs citing SDH 43 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.067% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 22
Median salary £70,000 £45,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,450 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £60,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
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
6268 6983 7849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.89% 15.67% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5388 5916 6503
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +8 7 £52,500 +40.00%
SDH
England

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 54 (76.06%) MPLS
2 51 (71.83%) Ethernet
3 27 (38.03%) Telecoms
3 27 (38.03%) Finance
4 26 (36.62%) VPN
4 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (35.21%) CCNA
5 25 (35.21%) Cisco
5 25 (35.21%) Juniper
6 24 (33.80%) SONET
6 24 (33.80%) CCNP
7 22 (30.99%) Low Latency
8 21 (29.58%) WAN
9 20 (28.17%) Proprietary Trading
9 20 (28.17%) Hedge funds
10 17 (23.94%) 802.1X
10 17 (23.94%) Games
10 17 (23.94%) Wireless
10 17 (23.94%) ADSL
10 17 (23.94%) GPRS
10 17 (23.94%) DSL
10 17 (23.94%) 802.11
11 15 (21.13%) Nokia
11 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
11 15 (21.13%) 3G
11 15 (21.13%) LAN
11 15 (21.13%) MCSA
11 15 (21.13%) CCSP
11 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (21.13%) CCSA

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 5 (7.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.41%) LightWave 3D
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (76.06%) MPLS
2 51 (71.83%) Ethernet
3 26 (36.62%) VPN
4 24 (33.80%) SONET
5 21 (29.58%) WAN
6 17 (23.94%) 802.11
6 17 (23.94%) ADSL
6 17 (23.94%) DSL
6 17 (23.94%) GPRS
6 17 (23.94%) Wireless
7 15 (21.13%) 3G
7 15 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (21.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (21.13%) Cisco PIX
7 15 (21.13%) LAN
7 15 (21.13%) xDSL
8 10 (14.08%) DWDM
9 8 (11.27%) BGP
10 7 (9.86%) VoIP
11 6 (8.45%) IPv6
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
1 27 (38.03%) Telecoms
2 17 (23.94%) Games
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) French Language
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Account Director
2 11 (15.49%) Network Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) IP Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Network Manager
3 8 (11.27%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Consultant
5 5 (7.04%) Presales Consultant
5 5 (7.04%) Switch Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Optical Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Transmission Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Lead Network Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Network Team Leader
8 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.82%) Telecoms Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Telecoms Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Hedge funds
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Low Latency
2 20 (28.17%) Proprietary Trading
3 15 (21.13%) Network Architecture
4 8 (11.27%) Network Management
4 8 (11.27%) Network Planning
5 6 (8.45%) Presales
6 3 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.23%) Project Management
7 2 (2.82%) Change Management
7 2 (2.82%) DNA
7 2 (2.82%) ITIL
7 2 (2.82%) Product Management
7 2 (2.82%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (1.41%) Facilities Management
8 1 (1.41%) Market Research
8 1 (1.41%) Migration
8 1 (1.41%) Network Design
8 1 (1.41%) Time Management
8 1 (1.41%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (35.21%) CCNA
3 24 (33.80%) CCNP
4 15 (21.13%) CCSA
4 15 (21.13%) CCSP
4 15 (21.13%) Degree
4 15 (21.13%) MCSA
4 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.45%) CCIP
6 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PMP
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.82%) Firmware
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Cisco
1 25 (35.21%) Juniper
2 15 (21.13%) CheckPoint
2 15 (21.13%) Nokia
3 12 (16.90%) Huawei
4 7 (9.86%) Ciena
5 6 (8.45%) VMware
6 4 (5.63%) Ericsson
7 3 (4.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.41%) Brocade
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
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