The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 78 -
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
SDH
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 98 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.77% 14.06% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 72 87 98
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SDH
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SDH Salary Trend in Somerset