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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 602 639 660
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +21
Permanent jobs citing SDH 34 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.042% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 26
Median salary £62,500 £43,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.67% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £35,500 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £122,500 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £34,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+47.05% -13.92%
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
6453 7163 8018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.17% 15.96% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5571 6086 6602
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +4 7 £52,500 +40.00%
SDH
England

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 44 (77.19%) MPLS
2 40 (70.18%) Ethernet
3 24 (42.11%) VPN
3 24 (42.11%) Cisco
4 23 (40.35%) CCNP
4 23 (40.35%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (40.35%) Telecoms
5 22 (38.60%) CCNA
5 22 (38.60%) Juniper
6 18 (31.58%) WAN
6 18 (31.58%) Finance
7 17 (29.82%) SONET
8 16 (28.07%) DSL
8 16 (28.07%) 802.11
8 16 (28.07%) ADSL
8 16 (28.07%) GPRS
8 16 (28.07%) Games
8 16 (28.07%) Wireless
8 16 (28.07%) 802.1X
9 14 (24.56%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (24.56%) CCSA
9 14 (24.56%) Degree
9 14 (24.56%) Cisco PIX
9 14 (24.56%) xDSL
9 14 (24.56%) Network Architecture
9 14 (24.56%) LAN
9 14 (24.56%) MCSA
9 14 (24.56%) CCSP
9 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification

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 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.75%) LightWave 3D
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 44 (77.19%) MPLS
2 40 (70.18%) Ethernet
3 24 (42.11%) VPN
4 18 (31.58%) WAN
5 17 (29.82%) SONET
6 16 (28.07%) 802.11
6 16 (28.07%) ADSL
6 16 (28.07%) DSL
6 16 (28.07%) GPRS
6 16 (28.07%) Wireless
7 14 (24.56%) 3G
7 14 (24.56%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (24.56%) Cisco PIX
7 14 (24.56%) LAN
7 14 (24.56%) xDSL
8 9 (15.79%) BGP
9 8 (14.04%) DWDM
10 6 (10.53%) PPP
10 6 (10.53%) RSVP
General
1 23 (40.35%) Telecoms
2 18 (31.58%) Finance
3 16 (28.07%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Account Director
2 10 (17.54%) Network Manager
3 8 (14.04%) IP Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Transmission Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Optical Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.75%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Electrical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Hedge funds
2 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Network Architecture
2 13 (22.81%) Low Latency
2 13 (22.81%) Proprietary Trading
3 10 (17.54%) Network Management
4 5 (8.77%) Network Planning
5 4 (7.02%) Presales
6 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
6 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.51%) Change Management
7 2 (3.51%) DNA
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL
8 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.75%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Market Research
8 1 (1.75%) Migration
8 1 (1.75%) Network Design
8 1 (1.75%) Product Management
8 1 (1.75%) Time Management
8 1 (1.75%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) CCNP
1 23 (40.35%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (38.60%) CCNA
3 14 (24.56%) CCSA
3 14 (24.56%) CCSP
3 14 (24.56%) Degree
3 14 (24.56%) MCSA
3 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.53%) CCIP
5 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.75%) PMP
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Cisco
2 22 (38.60%) Juniper
3 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
3 14 (24.56%) Nokia
4 10 (17.54%) Huawei
5 5 (8.77%) Ciena
6 4 (7.02%) Ericsson
6 4 (7.02%) VMware
7 3 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.75%) Brocade
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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