The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 - 147 141
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.044% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.16% 0.14%
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
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
500 616 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.76% 27.16% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 372 386 386
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SDH
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SDH Salary Trend in Reading

SDH
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for SDH.

1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) CCDP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Avaya
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) IP Telephony
2 7 (87.50%) Network Design
2 7 (87.50%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (87.50%) Telepresence
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
3 3 (37.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
1 7 (87.50%) IP Telephony
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) Telepresence
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Broadband
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Designer
1 7 (87.50%) Network Designer
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
1 7 (87.50%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Presales
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCDP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Avaya
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft