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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 125 137 139
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing SDH 8 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.61% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 2.14% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £56,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,069 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+31.34% -3.62%
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
521 653 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.60% 28.47% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 418 367 458
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) IP Telephony
2 7 (77.78%) Network Design
2 7 (77.78%) Telepresence
2 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) CCDP
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Avaya
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) MS Visio
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (33.33%) Presales
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Broadband
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) ATM
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) DSLAM
5 1 (11.11%) STB
5 1 (11.11%) IPTV
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing

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 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
1 7 (77.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Ethernet
1 7 (77.78%) IP Telephony
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) MPLS
1 7 (77.78%) Telepresence
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) DSLAM
3 1 (11.11%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (11.11%) NGN
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Designer
1 7 (77.78%) Network Designer
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
1 7 (77.78%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) IPTV
3 1 (11.11%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCDP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Avaya
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft