The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 190 186
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.030% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.20% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £34,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+47.05% -13.92%
SDH
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
536 488 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.31% 14.52% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 472 415 494
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,055 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SDH
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SDH Salary Trend in Manchester