The table below looks at the statistics for SDH skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
Rank - - 44
Permanent jobs citing SDH 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
SDH
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.03% 14.68% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 29
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £20,600 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SDH
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SDH Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SDH
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SDH Salary Trend in Worcestershire