The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 254
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
919 960 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.76% 14.59% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 771 769 857
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SDH
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SDH Salary Trend in the North West