The first table below looks at the demand for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank 398 425 405
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs citing SDH 45 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.35% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 23
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +82.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £46,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £68,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £57,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +71.64%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4939 5106 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.81% 23.16% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3747 3974 4308
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SDH
England

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SDH
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SDH Salary Trend in the South East

SDH
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SDH across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SDH Salary Histogram in the South East

SDH
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +33 31 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Berkshire +8 8 £62,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £48,000 -16.52%
SDH
England

SDH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing SDH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SDH.

1 89 (95.70%) Telecoms
2 63 (67.74%) Cisco
3 44 (47.31%) MPLS
4 38 (40.86%) Internet
5 37 (39.78%) DWDM
6 31 (33.33%) Juniper
7 28 (30.11%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (30.11%) CCNA
8 26 (27.96%) OSPF
8 26 (27.96%) BGP
9 25 (26.88%) Ericsson
10 24 (25.81%) IPv6
10 24 (25.81%) DPNSS
10 24 (25.81%) SONET
10 24 (25.81%) ISDN
10 24 (25.81%) Ethernet
10 24 (25.81%) TCP/IP
10 24 (25.81%) MD110
10 24 (25.81%) VPLS
10 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
10 24 (25.81%) Aastra
10 24 (25.81%) Sonus
11 21 (22.58%) Service Management
12 20 (21.51%) Incident Management
13 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
14 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
14 16 (17.20%) Service Delivery
15 12 (12.90%) VLAN
15 12 (12.90%) RSVP
15 12 (12.90%) HSRP

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing SDH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SDH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
1 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 44 (47.31%) MPLS
2 38 (40.86%) Internet
3 37 (39.78%) DWDM
4 26 (27.96%) OSPF
4 26 (27.96%) BGP
5 24 (25.81%) DPNSS
5 24 (25.81%) SONET
5 24 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 24 (25.81%) ISDN
5 24 (25.81%) Ethernet
5 24 (25.81%) IPv6
5 24 (25.81%) MD110
5 24 (25.81%) VPLS
6 12 (12.90%) VLAN
6 12 (12.90%) HSRP
6 12 (12.90%) RSVP
7 9 (9.68%) GSM
8 8 (8.60%) VoIP
9 5 (5.38%) xDSL
10 4 (4.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) TestDirector
General
1 89 (95.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.30%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Network Engineer
2 5 (5.38%) Project Manager
3 4 (4.30%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (4.30%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (4.30%) Incident Manager
3 4 (4.30%) NOC Manager
3 4 (4.30%) Transmission Engineer
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (3.23%) Network Architect
4 3 (3.23%) OSS Consultant
4 3 (3.23%) Project Engineer
4 3 (3.23%) Team Leader
4 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
4 3 (3.23%) Developer
4 3 (3.23%) Architect
4 3 (3.23%) Consultant
4 3 (3.23%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (2.15%) Java Developer
5 2 (2.15%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (2.15%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) J2EE
1 4 (4.30%) CSS
1 4 (4.30%) JDBC
1 4 (4.30%) JSP
1 4 (4.30%) Servlets
1 4 (4.30%) J2SE
1 4 (4.30%) Velocity
1 4 (4.30%) JAX-WS
1 4 (4.30%) JavaFX
1 4 (4.30%) XML
2 3 (3.23%) Swing
2 3 (3.23%) REST
2 3 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) CCTV
2 2 (2.15%) Smart Meter
2 2 (2.15%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) Service Management
2 20 (21.51%) Incident Management
3 16 (17.20%) Load Balancing
3 16 (17.20%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.60%) Project Management
5 7 (7.53%) Network Planning
6 6 (6.45%) Capacity Management
7 5 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.30%) UML
9 3 (3.23%) ITIL
9 3 (3.23%) CRM
9 3 (3.23%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.23%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.23%) eTOM
9 3 (3.23%) Migration
9 3 (3.23%) Network Design
9 3 (3.23%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.23%) Revenue Management
10 2 (2.15%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.38%) Java
2 4 (4.30%) PL/SQL
2 4 (4.30%) SQL
3 2 (2.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) CCNA
1 28 (30.11%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.38%) PMP
4 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.23%) JNCIA
5 3 (3.23%) Degree
5 3 (3.23%) HND
5 3 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (1.08%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.08%) Netcool
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (67.74%) Cisco
2 31 (33.33%) Juniper
3 25 (26.88%) Ericsson
4 24 (25.81%) Aastra
4 24 (25.81%) Sonus
5 7 (7.53%) Oracle
6 6 (6.45%) Cramer
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.15%) Siemens
8 2 (2.15%) Huawei
8 2 (2.15%) Acme Packet
9 1 (1.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (1.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.08%) Remedy
9 1 (1.08%) Infovista
9 1 (1.08%) HP
9 1 (1.08%) Nortel
Hampshire
Arqiva
Posted: 11 days ago
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Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago