The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 159 -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.061% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £30,798 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
SDH
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
342 382 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.11% 11.70% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 209 266 304
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SDH across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SDH
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SDH Salary Trend in Scotland