The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 42 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Permanent jobs citing SDH 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.66% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 1.65% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £32,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-33.00% +19.04%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 121 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.63% 18.56% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 70 103 115
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SDH
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SDH Salary Trend in Slough

SDH
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for SDH.

1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Ciena
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ciena
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel