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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 48
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - - 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,250 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-3.18% -22.27%
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
48 73 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.91% 17.89% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 64 107
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,331
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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