The first table below looks at the demand for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 31 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - 207 220
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.59% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £57,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +71.64%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1012 1196 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 19.97% 23.80% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 869 950 1000
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SDH
South East

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SDH
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SDH Salary Trend in Surrey

SDH
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) eTOM
1 3 (100.00%) Revenue Management
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
1 3 (100.00%) REST

SDH
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) DWDM
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Principal Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) OSS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) eTOM
1 3 (100.00%) Revenue Management