The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SDH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SDH over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 124 132
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8  
Permanent jobs citing SDH 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.071% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.57% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -20.50% +28.20%  

SDH is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 248 351 329
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.49% 19.72% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 181 283 245
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SDH
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing SDH as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SDH in Buckinghamshire

SDH
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SDH in Buckinghamshire

SDH
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Amersham -9 1 - -
SDH
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SDH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SDH.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

SDH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management