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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +16.41%
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
91 77 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.71% 14.37% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 90 62 95
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,250 £50,000
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