The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 50 -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.57% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £50,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-22.77% +50.74%
SDH
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 111 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.40% 31.81% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 107 105
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,331 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SDH
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SDH Salary Trend in Luton